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Just recently I have experienced a bitter taste in my mouth when eating (like almond), frequent headaches and nosebleeds (usually when I wash my face)?

Just recently I have experienced a bitter taste in my mouth when eating (like almond), frequent headaches and nosebleeds (usually when I wash my face)?

Otolaryngologist: I recommend an examination by an otolaryngologist as well as a blood pressure check in view of frequent nosebleeds. However these are commonly due to excessive dryness in your home causing a cracking of nasal membrane and veins there. You may need cauterization of the area if the nose bleed is always from the same nostril. Add a humidifier, apply a tiny amount of Vaseline to your nostrils nightly ...Read more

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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I was eating coated almonds from a shop and one tasted really bitter, could that be the almond that contains cyanide?

It might: Bitter almonds do contain cyanide as do other foods. Most almonds sold in the U.S. Are sweet almonds but a portion of imported almonds may have bitter almonds mixed in. Benzaldehyde is what causes the bitter flavor. Emulsin causes hydrolysis of amygdalin making cyanide. Adults who consume large amounts of bitter almonds (~50 or more) can be lethal. ...Read more

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Why does my mouth taste bitter?

Why does my mouth taste bitter?

Check out this link: Take care! Http://www. Health. Com/health/m/gallery/0, 20529772_5, 00.Html. ...Read more

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What causes bitter taste in the mouth?

What causes bitter taste in the mouth?

Various reasons: Do you have it all the time or only when you eat certain foods. Food allergies, mineral deficiencies, hormone abnormalities, toxic substances are just some of the reasons you could be having a bitter taste. ...Read more

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Does bitter taste in mouth signal disease?

Does bitter taste in mouth signal disease?

Sometimes: It may indicate acid reflux or due to eating extreme sweets mouth may feel bitter due to sweet withdrawal ...Read more

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Common causes of a bitter taste in the mouth?

Common causes of a bitter taste in the mouth?

Bitter taste from...: Common causes of a bitter taste in the mouth include acid reflux, taking certain medications or even poor oral hygiene. Your sense of taste can also be impaired or distorted permanently from long-term smoking. Finally, a sudden bitter taste in the mouth can be a sign of an infection or other condition that requires immediate treatment. See your dentist for an evaluation. ...Read more

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I got so shocked that a sudden bitter taste came into my mouth. Is this normal?

I got so shocked that a sudden bitter taste came into my mouth. Is this normal?

See below: This is a problem that necessitates a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. This will allow him/her to examine you, ask specific questions. And possibly order tests to find out what's wrong and what to do to help you. ...Read more

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My mouth tastes bitter. What should I do?

My mouth tastes bitter. What should I do?

Several: Brush your teeth and tongue? Large cavities? Gastric reflux? Post nasal drip/ sinus problems? Dissimilar metals (fillings) in your mouth? ...Read more

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Bitter taste in mouth with implantation?

Bitter taste in mouth with implantation?

No: This is absolutely not related to implantation; there are no symptoms with implantation. ...Read more

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Bitter taste in mouth correlated to losing weight?

May be from fasting: Fasting leads to ketones which changes the breath odor and taste. An empty stomach can also allow bile reflux and bile is bitter. ...Read more

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Can high cholestrol cause bitter taste of the mouth?

Can high cholestrol cause bitter taste of the mouth?

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. ...Read more

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Can a bitter taste in the mouth be caused from surgery?

Not the surgery: Often it is the medications you are taking that can do this. Pain medications can sometimes do this. ...Read more

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Why I have bitter taste in my mouth especially in the morning?

A few causes: Bitter taste in your mouth can come from dental cavities or gum disease. It may also come from acid reflux from your stomach or sinus drainage down your throat. If it continues longer than 2 weeks consider seeing your doctor and dentist. ...Read more

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There is a sudden bitter taste in my mouth, what's causing it?

Symptom not disease: Whether dietary, due to drugs or a physical condition, a metal taste is a the main reason for a metal taste is something in your system that is reacting with your body chemistry to produce a metal taste.

A metallic taste in the mouth, or dysgeusia, is a common side effect of a wide variety of medical treatments and medications, and is sometimes a symptom of a medical condition. ...Read more

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Why do I have bitter taste in my mouth and how can I treat it?

Failing crowns?: Have your dentist do a thorough check up to see if you have failing crowns or bridges. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of an unpleasant, bitter taste in my mouth?

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. The bad taste may also be described as foul or rancid. The severity of the bad taste varies among affected individuals. Dysgeusia can be caused by infections, inflammation, injury, or environmental factors. ...Read more

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Sir I have bitter taste in mouth from one month. What I can do. My SGPT is 60.?

Sir I have bitter taste in mouth from one month. What I can do. My SGPT is 60.?

Likely unrelated: Some causes for bitter taste: infection in mouth, dry mouth (xerostomia), GERD, medication side effect, liver disorders, metabolic disorders, psychiatric disorders. The elevated SGPT (ALT) is likely unrelated to your bitter taste. Try brushing teeth, tongue, gums, and roof of mouth with toothpaste. Use mouthwash. If it persists see and ENT specialist. > http://bit. Ly/1OiIRcI ...Read more

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Taking otc Nasacort for a week now. I've noticed a bitter or sour taste in my mouth since. What do I do?

Taking otc Nasacort for a week now. I've noticed a bitter or sour taste in my mouth since. What do I do?

Stop the nasocort: For now, flush tour nose with saline washes, if that continues, better see your doctor or an ENT specialist, best wishes ...Read more

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Over a month ago I had this bitter taste in my mouth that lasted for several weeks. It finally went away. Now it is back again. What to do?

Over a month ago I had this bitter taste in my mouth that lasted for several weeks. It finally went away. Now it is back again. What to do?

See your dentist: It sounds like one of your dental restorations is leaking. If you have a crown / cap and it has come loose you will experience intermittent bad tastes. ...Read more

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Wife is 3.5 month pregnant and she says she gets a bitter/sour taste in her mouth as a result of which she does feel like eating anything.?

Wife is 3.5 month pregnant and she says she gets a bitter/sour taste in her mouth as a result of which she does feel like eating anything.?

She has signs of: Acid reflux. She can take antacids or Omeprazole but discuss this issue with her oby. Take care! Http://www. Healthcentral. Com/acid-reflux/c/66/44291/reflux-pregnancy/. ...Read more

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Mouth tastes bitter and always burping since I stopped smoking. What could it be?

Mouth tastes bitter and always burping since I stopped smoking. What could it be?

Your taste buds are: Returning, and you are dyspeptic about losing your addictive substance. You have done the right thing. Chew sugarless gum, take proton pump inhibitors, anti-acids, brush your teeth. Gargle...Do anything but taking a smoke or a chew. Congratulations. You are on the right path. ...Read more

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Can tonsillitis cause bitter taste in mouth?

Tonsillitis: Yes, it absolutely can. Even more exciting is when you have tonsil calculus or tonsil stones. These are little white pellet-looking things that fill the pits or crypts in your tonsils. Not only will they taste bitter, but they'll give you some pretty foul smelling breath, so you won't be the only one who gets to experience them. If this is a chronic problem, you should get it checked out. ...Read more

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Best way to get rid of bitter taste in the mouth?

Find the cause...: Common causes of a bitter taste in the mouth include acid reflux, taking certain medications or even poor oral hygiene. Your sense of taste can also be impaired or distorted permanently from long-term smoking. Finally, a sudden bitter taste in the mouth can be a sign of an infection or other condition that requires immediate treatment. See your dentist to determine the cause. ...Read more

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Could Pepcid (famotidine) cause bitter taste in the mouth?

Could Pepcid (famotidine) cause bitter taste in the mouth?

More likely...: ...you are describing "sourbrash" when stomach contents regurgitate into your mouth. The probable cause is GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease) for which I assume you're taking Pepcid (famotidine). Optimizing acid suppression may prove helpful, but persistent symptoms warrant evaluation please. ...Read more

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Any ideas why my mouth taste bitter after I use mouthwash?

Any ideas why my mouth taste bitter after I use mouthwash?

MW: Is it the same mw all the time or different ones? Need a little more information. Could be the mw or something in it that you may be slightly allergic to. ...Read more