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I keep having a bad taste in my mouth even when im not eating or have eaten anything. What is that?

I keep having a bad taste in my mouth even when im not eating or have eaten anything. What is that?

Unhappy mouth?: How happy is your mouth (teeth, gums, tongue)? Brushing (even your tongue!) and flossing regularly can help. What's dripping from upstairs? Nasal drip from allergies or chronic sinus infection can taste icky. Anything from downstairs? Acid reflux from your stomach? These are all good things to talk with your doc about. Good luck. ...Read more

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Mouth (Definition)

Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more


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What does it mean when I have a bad taste in my mouth mean?

What does it mean when I have a bad taste in my mouth mean?

Dental problems: The most common cause of a bad taste is from oral diseases, like gums disease or tooth decay. See a dentist and have a complete examinatinon to find out exactly what is goin on. If it is not dental the the dentist will advise you and refoer you for a medical evaluatin. ...Read more

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What works against the bad taste in my mouth?

What works against the bad taste in my mouth?

Dental exam: Schedule a visit with a dentist to determine the source of the bad taste and treat. ...Read more

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Why do I always have a bad taste in my mouth?

Lot of possibilities: Lot's of possibilities. Decay, gum disease, tonsils, sinus infection, lung problems, stomach problems are the first thing that come to mind. Start with the most likely and see a dentist. ...Read more

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Why would have a constant bad taste in my mouth?

Why would   have a constant bad taste in my mouth?

Bad taste, bad smell: Certainly bad smell and bad taste means that something is going on.... In many cases this may be an indication of gum desease, bad taste may be an indication of hormonal changes also. ...Read more

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I have a bad taste in my mouth that won't go away. Its been about 2 weeks. What are the possible diagnosis?

Infection: A yeast infection in the mouth can give this symptom. Look in the mirror and note if there is a whitish coating on tongue, which would correlate with a yeast infection. The doctor can prescribe drops to kill the yeast if this is the problem. ...Read more

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What to do if I have sinusitis, is this causing the bad taste in my mouth?

What to do if I have sinusitis, is this causing the bad taste in my mouth?

Likely yes: Bacterial infections are often associated with bad taste and bad smell. This should resolve after treatment and resolution of the infection. ...Read more

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Bad breath and a bad taste in my mouth constantly. Is there any way i can fix this?

Bad breath and a bad taste in my mouth constantly. Is there any way i can fix this?

Physician/dentist.: Your symptoms can come from diet, sinuses, tonsils, bad gums, dirty teeth and many other sources. Start with the most likely in your opinion and see the correct person-either a dentist or physician. If they can't discover a reason, go see the other doctor. ...Read more

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I recently had a root canal, since the procedure I have had a bad taste in my mouth. What would cause this?

I recently had a root canal, since the procedure I have had a bad taste in my mouth. What would cause this?

Medication: The medication placed in the root canal chamber between visits does not taste good. It may be leaking out past the temporary filling material. It is quite common and usually subsides after a day or two. ...Read more

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Bad Taste (Definition)

Bad taste is also known as Bad taste in mouth. Bad tastes is a symptom in which a person senses a bad taste when he is not eating or drinking bad-tasting foods. A bad taste can come from gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) where stomach liquids make their way up to the throat, from some medicines, ...Read more