Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

my tongue is sore when I eat fruit

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ted Poczatek
17 years experience Dentistry
Acidic: Some fruits that are more acidic can make your tongue sore especially if you eat lots of it. If you have geographic tongue then it can be more sore.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: This is one of those problems where a visit to your doctor is necessary to figure out what's going on. Only after a thorough evaluation, including ex ... Read More
1
1 comment
1
1 thank
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Zuckerberg
42 years experience Dentistry
Allow 1 week to eval: You implied this condition is relatively short term (days). Short term irritations on the tongue can be the result of a burn or bite or a canker sore ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Ward
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Sore tongue: Probably papillitis. No acidic/salty foods, alcohol, mouthwashes, smoking, spicy foods for 10-14 days. Half tsp of baking soda in 8 ounces of lukewar ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Can't diagnose: with the available information. This would need to be visualized at minimum to try to answer your question.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elena Vezza
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Be careful: many people are allergic to fruits and nuts try to keep a list of which make you itchy you should avoid those foods as your symptoms can get worse.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. John DeWolf
39 years experience Dentistry
Focus on the cause: While a sore tongue is no fun, a better question to ask is why is it sore? It could be as simple as a sharp tooth irritating it or there could be unde ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
See ENT: Burning mouth syndrome is mostly elderly diabetic women. Do you have normal saliva? You might consult an ENT Dr, oral surgeon, or dermatologist.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Butler
20 years experience Family Medicine
Ans: Well there is a wonderful medicine called magic mouthwash. But really the head and neck is so vascular if you are patient in a few days you will heal ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Elton Behner
36 years experience Dentistry
Increase intake: of fluids, Vit C and Vit D3. It should heal in 3 -5 days. If not gone seek advise from your dentist.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month