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dry mouth numb tongue

A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Griggs
38 years experience Clinical Psychology
Most sleeper meds: have a hangover, with Trazodone being one of the worst. You describe morning side effects that are well-known from SSRI's and SSNRI's. Are you tak ... Read More

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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Douglas Tavenner, jr.
49 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Possibly: Medications can do this. Use of biotene can be helpful.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
Possible: Dry mouth in ms is usually related to medications such as anticholinergics for example. Ditropan (oxybutynin) taken for bladder management or other me ... Read More
A 74-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sandra Eleczko
35 years experience Dentistry
Depends: The long term effcts of radiating can vary depending on exactly where the radiation was and how much your doctor was able to pinpoint the target. The ... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nancy Appelblatt
43 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Yes and no: Most people with dry mouth are actually irritating their lips and tongue without realizing it, given that the tongue has a mind of its own. Is it ok w ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Doyon
35 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
See oral surgeon: See an oral surgeon to get this evaluated. Then he can treat this or refer you to another specialist.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Felicia Mata
24 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Dry Mouth: Can also cause the symptoms mentioned. Use non alcoholic mouth rinse and drink non sugary fluids to moisten the throat and mouth. Observe though if th ... Read More
A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jerry Brown
52 years experience Prosthodontics
Oral Symptoms!!: Good day; Require more information before offering possible diagnosis and treatment.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Karsant
38 years experience Dentistry
Need more info: How long, is it painful, does it come and go? Please resend with information or see your md.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Thaler
40 years experience Prosthodontics
Possible virus: These can all be symptoms of herpes virus. See your dentist to check your mouth.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Kong
Dr. John Kong answered
17 years experience Dentistry
See a dentist: See a dentist. Not possible to give you an answer here without clinical examination and xrays.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
Problems: You have quite a number of dental problems and each need to be addressed. When was you last dental exam? You need a one on one comprehensive evaluatio ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joy Poskozim
Specializes in Dentistry
Yes: Xerostomia (dry mouth), makes the oral mucosa more vulnerable to frictional damage as the lubricating function of saliva is lost, and mucosal atrophy ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Rollofson
44 years experience Dentistry
Ask your physician: The mouth is a very good judge of your overall health. Changes in salivary flow can be local or systemic but are always worth a thorough evaluation ... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
You tell us: What do your tests tell you? This symptom us not in any way a sign of a new or early HIV infection. This is not how HIV presents.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Dry mouth or : Xerostomia. There are many conditions associated with dry mouth and thick saliva or mucus. The most common is xerostomia. The best way to treat dry mo ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Osman Mohamed
18 years experience Dentistry
Thrush: Mostly if you have thrush it may be caused by fungal infection, althought tingling of tongue and it could be from hormonal changes, allergies, acid re ... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Soreness: It appears that you may be developing a viral illness of the mouth.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Asseff
27 years experience Dentistry
Probably not: The dry socket happens when you lose the blood clot from the extraction site.
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
Possible Candida: also called Yeast Infection. Please see your doctor. IF it is candida he/she will help you clear it up. If something else you will find out and get ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Tavenner, jr.
49 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Need Consultation: You could have: 1) advanced TMJ and muscle dysfunction - see a dentist that treats a lot of TMJ patients. 2) advanced ENT problems - see an ENT doct ... Read More
A 67-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Lockhart
8 years experience Dentistry
Heartburn?: Gastric reflux can cause this as well as obstructive sleep apnea. Do either of these apply to you?
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Possibly: Hfm is a pattern illness that involves various viruses that attack the intestines and produce variable symptoms.This includes abdominal pain and cramp ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Earl Sandroff
42 years experience Dentistry
An outbreak. : Sounds like you have an outbreak of cold sores. They do come in numbers sometimes and the best thing do is go to your dentist or md and get a script ... Read More

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