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Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Metallic /sweet tast: Consider pregnancy, gastritis or reflux with or without H pylori or gallbladder. May also have element of hyperthyroidism or hypothyroidism, so check ... Read More

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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patrick Mckenna
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Yes: Metallic taste in your mouth is a fairly common symptom with viral illness, especially prolonged. Some find relief with Zinc supplementation.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Williams
18 years experience Pharmacy
Numerous possibles: There are many causes for metallis taste.Some are related to drugs, vitamins, etc. Othee causes may be related to a metabolic condition. Best to check ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sandra Eleczko
36 years experience Dentistry
Bleeding gums: Bleeding froma cut or from periodontal disease can cause a metallic taste. So can mineral and vitamin deficiencies, hormonal and diabetes can also ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Not enough info: What medication do you mean?
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Doctor can evaluate: Everybody puts out sweat and oils onto their skin. Sweat has salt & ammonia (like urine does), plus some other chemicals. Chemicals on the skin will r ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayana Trivedi
39 years experience Internal Medicine
Bronchitis: Inflammation and irritation of the Respiratory tract. Please try to STOP smoking. Your body is telling you something listen to it.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Certain foods: Or drink can change the smell and taste of bodily fluids. Cigarettes onions garlic to name a few. Not sure what exactly causes that taste. Some stri ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rajesh Boorgu
27 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Possible: Although you have not given much information, the presence of a salty sweat is characteristic of cystic fibrosis. Other symptoms include poor weight g ... Read More
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Dr. Charles Gordon
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine
Buy a new pan!: You can get new cookware for not that much money and if you can detect an alteration in the taste of the food then check the recipe. You are probably ... Read More
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