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why do I have a bitter taste in my mouth
A 47-year-old member asked:
15 years experience Endocrinology
Meds?: Are you taking any meds or supplements, this could be a side effect of those. See your doctor for review of your medicines and any other possible cau ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
29 years experience Family Medicine
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 31-year-old female asked:
Specializes in Family Medicine
Bitter taste mouth: Could be due to GORD, post nasal drip or medication eg flagyl ( more metallic taste though).
If not settling- see GP
A 53-year-old member asked:
36 years experience Family Medicine
Several things: These symptoms can only be adequately diagnosed only after a thorough evaluation by your doctor. This may include labs and other satudies. Once all ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
39 years experience Dentistry
GERD: The acid reflux can leave a bad taste in your mouth. Have your physician examine you again to determine if other treatment is needed for your conditio ... Read More
A 53-year-old female asked:
53 years experience Gastroenterology
POSSIB LE REFUX: You sxs are compatible with gastroesophageal reflux, i would try a ppi to see if you get relief, .
A 42-year-old member asked:
16 years experience Family Medicine
Bitter taste: Could be acid reflux. Try an over the counter anti-acid and see if that helps.
A 46-year-old female asked:
28 years experience Family Medicine
More GERD: The most likely cause of bitter taste is acid reflux. The Prevacid (lansoprazole) may not be working as well. You could try switching to prilosec. If ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
35 years experience Pain Management
Yellow Coated Tongue: is an inflammation of the tongue papillae. The condition occurs when bacteria in the mouth produce pigments which cause the tongue to develop a yello ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
48 years experience Cardiology
Not likely: I would look to the treatment (medication or even dietary) of the high cholesterol to be the cause. A neurologist may be consulted, too.
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