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A 26-year-old female asked:

got wisdom teeth removed. took penicillin&medical mouthwash in full (done). now yellow on back of tongue when wake up in am. what should i do?

2 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
Dr. John Thaler
Prosthodontics 41 years experience
See Oral Surgeon: See the Oral Surgeon for follow-up evaluation to assess this presentation. May simply need cleaning off or could be fungal. Good Luck.
Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 36 years experience
Normal: Yellow coated tongue tends to be very common in morning when you wake up. If concerned, see your PCP for eval.

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Last updated Aug 5, 2018

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