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Is there a cure for orange tongue?

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Dr. Mike Bowman
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 20 years experience
Not sure: "orange tongue" is not a medical diagnosis per se. Assuming you haven' t been eating lots of orange popsicles, it could be overgrowith of a yeast or bacteria, especially if associated with bad breath or burning sensation. Try some live culture yogurt daily for a week or so. If it persists or if it is associated with severe symptoms, have it checked out.
Dr. Scott Bobbitt
Dentistry 33 years experience
Identify source : Could be variation of normal or stain from food coloring in beverages or food or from mutational supplements that contain beta-carotene. May not need treatment.

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