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metallic taste smell

A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not sure: Vaginal tissues, like skin pores can extrude odors, such as garlic. It could be something you have eaten or product you are using.

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Nail
10 years experience Dentistry
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Metallic taste: Taste and smell senses are closely related. Some causes of metallic taste are sinus infections, medications,food allergies, dental pathology and preg ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alex Shvartsman
24 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Many things: Salivary gland tumor, galvanic reaction, stevia.
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
Not certain: Could be infection, or even a neurological issue. It would be best to discuss this with your physician
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 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 62-year-old member asked:
Dr. Manav Singla
22 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: Some people who are chronically congested from their allergies will also get chronic sinus infections. These people often have a foul smell and taste ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Korona
32 years experience Interventional Radiology
Time: To see dentist.
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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 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robin Larabee
25 years experience Pediatrics
See a dentist: Brush, floss, and use a listerine-type mouthwash. If the taste/odor doesn't go away, see your doctor to rule out a throat infection, then see a denti ... Read More
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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 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sanford Archer
37 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Many causes: Metallic taste can be the signs of reflux, vitamin deficiency or a yeast infection and should be evaluated by an ENT doctor.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
37 years experience Internal Medicine
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christiaan Maurer
22 years experience Internal Medicine
Dehydration: Try to bring water with you and see if it goes away.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
These types of: Situations require you actually seeing a health care provider. Merely stating 8 words will not enable anyone over the internet to come up with a diagn ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Ritota
8 years experience Dentistry
Several things: Can be a result of different types of mettalic restorations in your teeth.. Also can be the result of some medications.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience Fertility Medicine
No: This is absolutely not related to implantation; there are no symptoms with implantation.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kathleen Mullane
31 years experience Internal Medicine
Taste disturbances: Sinus infections make food taste bad for several reasons: 1. Swelling in the sinuses can disturb the sense of smell which is important in our 'taste ... Read More
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 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sandra Eleczko
35 years experience Dentistry
Many causes: There are many causes of metallic taste in your mouth. One of the causes may be related to hormonal changes during menstruation and pregnancy. It can ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jon Aoki
Dr. Jon Aoki answered
41 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Need more info: False odors can be due to injury of the olefactory (smell) nerves in the nose that can follow a severe viral nasal infection, injury to the nerve such ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
23 years experience Family Medicine
Different things: The taste might be a symptom of gum disease. Even if you don't have gum problems, poor oral hygiene can affect taste. Be sure to brush your teeth care ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dimitri Novitzky
51 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Body smell: Body smell is unique to an individual. Varies in health ans in disease. Such as in Keto-Acidosis, after heavy smoking, alcohol intake, etc. Body odor ... Read More

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