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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 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randall Stastny
33 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Infection: This may be a sign that you have an infection and when you turn your head to the left it forces some drainage from the area. You should see your dent ... Read More
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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 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
See dentist: See dentist. You may have dental disease responsible for your sympotms.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Probably not: It can sometimes cause a dry mouth but not really a constant bad taste.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kirpal Singh
23 years experience General Surgery
Reflux : Ur tasting what ever is coming up from reflux. Other possibility would b side effect of medication. U can call ur pharmacist to run through ur list of ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hanford Brace
52 years experience Family Medicine
Chemicals: In this day and age we are exposed to many chemicals in our food. Tooth paste change.Taste. Your stomach can cause it. Some foods can cause it. Den ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Sourbrash: Yes, you're likely describing sourbrash, a bitter taste in your mouth due to refluxed material that contains stomach acid. See the many healthtap answ ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jacek Jodelka
13 years experience Internal Medicine
Medications?: This sounds like a medication side effect. Having you started any new medications or antibiotics?
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Affleck
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Tonsillitis: Yes, it absolutely can. Even more exciting is when you have tonsil calculus or tonsil stones. These are little white pellet-looking things that fill ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience General Surgery
Not aware: Of any association between gallstones & taste unless you are taking antibiotics that affect taste or have had repeated vomiting.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brett Kalmowitz
21 years experience Gastroenterology
Reflux / bleeding: Reflux can lead to a bitter taste in the mouth. If reflux is severe it can lead to an inflamed esophagus. Also ulcers can form in the intestines from ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Calendine
33 years experience Dentistry
Medications,illness: Side effects for many medicines include taste in mouth. Always good to be evaluated if it persists very long!
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Bender
34 years experience Dentistry
Metallic taste: Many times this taste is a result of gingival bleeding. If your gums are red, swollen and /or bleeding, this would explain the taste. As was mentioned ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Deborah Josefson
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Reflux: Sounds like gastroesophageal reflux: see your gastroenterologist for endoscopy.! try antacids. H2blockers eyc
A female asked:
Dr. Howard Schneider
33 years experience Pediatric Dentistry
Common side effect: Although the reason why is not known, a metallic taste in the mouth is a common, non-serious, side effect of tis drug.
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Shen
30 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
GERD?: Consider gastro-esophageal reflux disease, or gerd. You should let your doctor know and seek treatment...
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Greg Rubin
36 years experience Dentistry
Dry taste: Yes, this is one frequent reason for "dry" taste.
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stacey Lin
20 years experience Family Medicine
Ache: Two things come to mind: 1) you might have an infection in your gums or teeth which is causing the bad taste and aches. You need to see your dentist ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Van Stralen
36 years experience Dentistry
Hepatitis?: There are many potential causes of your symptom. Hepatitis is one that you should have ruled in or out. See your physician to perform a clinical exam ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience Family Medicine
Blood: May give you a bad taste for a few days.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerry Brown
52 years experience Prosthodontics
Oral Effects ofColds: Hello Maria; Stress associated with colds may cause a patient to develop gingivitis or a harsh form of gingivitis known as ANUG (Trench Mouth). You ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Guy Hanson
36 years experience Dentistry
Medications or resto: Both can cause a metallic taste in the mouth. Silver fillings tend to leach out a metallic taste when they encounter acid (juice, bacteria).
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
More likely...: ...you are describing "sourbrash" when stomach contents regurgitate into your mouth. The probable cause is GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease) for ... Read More

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