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My caps have snapped could this be causing a horrible taste in my mouth

A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 37 years experience
See your doctor: If your symptoms have been worsening like this, you need to see your doctor for an evaluation to see what's going on.
Dr. Elton Behner
Dentistry 37 years experience
It will clear up: in about another week. Normal healing response.

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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Greg Rubin
Dentistry 37 years experience
Dry taste: Yes, this is one frequent reason for "dry" taste.
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rubenstein
Dentistry 51 years experience
Metallic taste: The sudden appearance of a metallic taste is often a mystery. Possible causes include decayed, fractured or infected teeth, infected gums, allergies, ... Read More
Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 53 years experience
Bleeding: Coppery taste usually indicates bleeding. Please call your dentist for an examination. Don't wait.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
Family Medicine 30 years experience
Dysgeusia: Dysgeusia is the medical term for an impaired sense of taste. It can result in unpleasant taste sensations ranging from metallic to salty or bitter. T... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
Dentistry 54 years experience
911?: I suggest that you seek immediate medical care, call 911. Sudden unexplained slurred speech could be a sign of a stroke.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Ryan
Dentistry 50 years experience
Periodontal disease: Gum (periodontal) disease is a common problem. It can be accompanied by foul breath and a foul taste in the mouth...Especially if one breaths through ... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tarek Hamid
Dentistry 9 years experience
Side effect !: Could be side effect after the use of contrast for the ct procedure. If it persists , see a physician for a consultation ..
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Dr. G Funari
Dr. G Funarianswered
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 45 years experience
Taken : Taken from the mayo clinic web site: taste changes are rarely a sign of a serious underlying problem. However, they are annoying and can impair your e... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Frymark
Dentistry 46 years experience
Many reasons: 1. Galvanic action: 2 different metals in saliva, a conductive fluid. 2. Leaking or broken down fillings. 3. Gum disease can cause a metallic ta... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Doyon
Cosmetic Dentistry 36 years experience
See dentist: You could have a vitamin deficiency. You could also have beginning periodontal disease. See a dentist to have your mouth evaluated.

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