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I have a fungi on my tongue what are the causes for that how can i get rid of it i use sodium bicarbonate to wash it

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Dr. Shawn Kosnik
Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
Needs evaluation: Fungal infections of the tongue and oral cavity are not uncommon.A recent course of oral antibiotics or daily use of inhalers can increase the risk.Th... Read More

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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shariq Refai
Psychiatry 13 years experience
Depends: Sodium bicarbonate (sodium bicarbonate) does fight yeast if that is what is causing the thrush. So technically it could if that is the cause.
Dr. Holly Maes
Pediatrics 36 years experience
No: All bicarb does is change the ph of your mouth briefly. Yeast are pretty hardy little dudes, and don't really care if you try to go at them with acid ... Read More
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Dr. Carol Van der Harst
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
Don't worry: Vitamin d remains in your body about 2 weeks. Normally you take 2000u-5000u vitamin d3 daily to achieve a blood level of 50, but your doctor can orde... Read More
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Grieco
Family Medicine 37 years experience
It dissolves wax: The sodium bicarbonate makes wax more soluble in water.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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No: It has no value.
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Hamner
Nephrology and Dialysis 43 years experience
Depends: Bicarbonate (sodium bicarbonate (sodium bicarbonate)) is not reno-protective. However, high acid levels in the blood affect heart function, muscle fun... Read More
A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Krishna Kumar
Psychiatry 55 years experience
Coated Tongue: I commend you for your concern about your Health! Coated tongue can be due to: • Smoking or other oral tobacco use • Alcohol use • Mouth breathing ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Goldenberg
Pediatrics 36 years experience
Definitely need goggles, but I’d you washed it out a few times, you should be fine. Stay away from poolchemicals is the only advice O have here
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Dr. Laura McMullen
Pediatrics 21 years experience
You : You should see an ear nose and throat specialist for an exam of your tonsils and throat. You could have a chronic infection which needs to be culture... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 39 years experience
No: They should not cause any harm

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