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bad taste in mouth from sinus drainage

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alexander Gorup
28 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Absolutely: While this could be due to several things, sinus disease could be one cause.

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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
59 years experience Family Medicine
Bad taste: probably sinus infection with post nasal drip. Need a check up with your doctor
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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Could be: Kindly revisit your doctor for a second look, you may need an extra dose or another medicine, meanwhile use saline nasal wash and salt water gargles, ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Straight Scotch: will do this. It burns on the way down as well.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Traci Buxton
22 years experience Family Medicine
Inflammation: Dehydration or mucus drainage could cause a salty taste in your mouth. Losing your sense of taste or having chronic bad breath is abnormal and needs t ... Read More
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A 61-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Bad taste: This is a subjective assessment on the part of the individual experiencing it, but it is usually based on decaying tissues or the products of bacteria ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Simon
31 years experience Integrative Medicine
Sinus infection: Yes it could be. Allergies are bad this time of year and can contribute to the symptoms. These could cause a cough, worse when lying down, facial tend ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. PRADIP SHAH
40 years experience Infectious Disease
MINT OR GUM: Chew mint or gum.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Meng Syn
Dr. Meng Syn answered
37 years experience Dentistry
Thats relative: That would be subjective if we are talking about food. Medically, it would be a taste that you personally felt was not normal, or one that was ano ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
47 years experience Infectious Disease
NO: Strep. Throat usually starts with a sore throat and headache. This is followed by fever, pus on the throat or tonsils and enlarged lymph nodes at the ... Read More
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