A 41-year-old member asked:
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I quit smoking 20 days ago, and I have the grossest taste in my mouth. Is this normal?

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Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
72 years experience in Preventive Medicine
Yes: For quitting smoking. It may last a long time and tempt you to start again-----------please don't!
Answered on Nov 28, 2017
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