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Burning tongue after eating

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Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 58 years experience
Possible: Even though allergic reaction to food (aside from swelling) does not usually last for more than a few hours, I recommend that tomato be avoided until ... Read More

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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
I have referred patients with similar histories to the department of oral pathology at a university dental school with varying results, but at least I... Read More
Dr. Sergio Rubinstein
Specializes in Cosmetic Dentistry
Mix of Benadryl and Kaopectate, 50/50, rinse for 30 seconds, and swallow, repeat 2X/ day for 4 days, and evaluate with your dentist
A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
Dentistry 55 years experience
Diagnosis?: I could give you a list of possibilities which would be of no real help to you. Better than that, see a dentist for a definitive diagnosis. The actual... Read More
Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 37 years experience
Burning Tongue Syndr: BMS is a chronic orofacial pain disorder that is defined by the International Association Study of Pain as "a burning pain in the tongue or other... Read More
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Corey Clay
Allergy and Immunology 11 years experience
Worrisome: Changes such as this in the oral cavity should be evaluated immediately due to the concern for cancer or changes to the blood supply. That said, blac... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sandra Eleczko
Dentistry 37 years experience
Not typical: Burning tongue is not a typical side effect of famotidine. Gerd can certainly cause this. Talk to your doctor about your symptoms.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patrick Melder
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 28 years experience
Sinuses or reflux: This could be sinus drainage, a sinus infection or acid reflux. See your local ent.
A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
Burning tongue: A burning tongue may have no obvious cause but sometimes it's due to vitamin deficiency or certain medications. Some patients get relief with maalox m... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Van der Werff
Dentistry 40 years experience
No: There is no known cause of burning tongue, but from what is known.. Prednisone does not cause it. I would suggest seeing an oral medicine or orofaci... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rubenstein
Dentistry 52 years experience
Burning tongue: This reaction usually happens when the needle comes close to or rubs against the nerve to the tongue. While not common, the possibility exists with ev... Read More
A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Difficult: A lot of people do not believe that it exists but i do. Have you tried using maalox as a mouthwash? I had a patient once and that worked pretty well f... Read More
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