Top
10
Doctor insights on: Change Of Taste In Mouth

Share

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


2

2
I have been having this new bad breath problem. I have never had this taste in my mouth before and my diet hasn't changed. What could have caused this?

I have been having this new bad breath problem. I have never had this taste in my mouth before and my diet hasn't changed. What could have caused this?

Many Possibilities: Most commonly, bad breath is caused by bacteria in your mouth breaking down food. Other causes of bad breath include everything from fungal infections to gastrointestinal diseases, diabetes, certain medications, and excess tobacco or alcohol. Consider seeing a doctor if simple treatments(chewing gum, brushing/flossing, staying hydrated, swishing water) do not help or other symptoms appear! ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
3

3
Hi. the last three weeks I've been feeling a bad taste in my mouth constantly. My doctor gave me controloc and perofen but nothing changed?

Hi. the last three weeks I've been feeling a bad taste in my mouth constantly. My doctor gave me controloc and perofen but nothing changed?

Bad taste: Have you seen a dentist recently? While there are many causes for bad breath and bad taste in your mouth, the teeth and gums are the most common problem. A dentist can evaluate your problem. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
5

5
What causes some people 2get a strange metallic taste mouth, & tempor. Smell changes following IV saline push&iv benedryl?Is this a common phenomenon?

What causes some people 2get a strange metallic taste mouth, & tempor. Smell changes following IV  saline push&iv benedryl?Is this a common phenomenon?

Pus: Pus tastes metallic. Benedryl will dry your mouth and mucus membranes. Without being diluted with saliva you may be tasting an infection in your mouth, sinus, or throat. The reason you are getting an IV push may be a hint of what is going on. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
6

6
I have a bitter taste in the back of my mouth now for a week with no other symptoms. I've had no change in lifestyle/diet. How do I get rid of it?

I have a bitter taste in the back of my mouth now for a week with no other symptoms. I've had no change in lifestyle/diet. How do I get rid of it?

Get it checked: Several possibilities, including periodontal disease, tonsilar issues, or reflux from the gut. A dentist can check for periodontal disease. An ENT can check your tonilar areas. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
7

7
Changed my diet today to glutten free heard it is good to try to get rid of alopecia aorta but now have a metal taste in my mouth?

Changed my diet today to glutten free heard it is good to try to get rid of alopecia aorta but now have a metal taste in my mouth?

Dysgeusia : There are many reasons for changing the sense of taste in the mouth . It could be due to using antihistamine or antibiotics medications . Also it could be due to hormonal imbalance in the body. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
8

8
Every time i eat I have a real bad taste in my mouth. I presently take prescribe acid reflex pills without any change. I have had a x-ray, ultra sound?

Bad taste: Look at your tongue in the mirror. If it is any color but pink (i.e., white, green, yellow or black coating) then you might have a condition called thrush that needs treating. You would need to see your family doctor to get the medicine that treats the condition. The bad taste usually resolves in 3-10 days. ...Read more

9

9
Bloating, frequent urination, metallic taste in mouth on 17th Sept. for two days only. period due in 5 days. pms? can pms totally change in a month?

Bloating, frequent urination, metallic taste in mouth on 17th Sept. for two days only. period due in 5 days. pms? can pms totally change in a month?

Probably it can: But there are no rules that you might not overlap your PMS time w/ another condition - mild or more - and mix symptoms. See if they pass once you begin. If they remain, it's another issue and you might see your Dr. Best! ...Read more

10

10
Metal taste in mouth ?

Metal taste in mouth
?

Different things: The taste might be a symptom of gum disease. Even if you don't have gum problems, poor oral hygiene can affect taste. Be sure to brush your teeth carefully at least twice a day and use a tongue scraper to remove the bacteria and debris that can collect on your tongue. Dental work done in the past can break down and alter taste. Blood can also have a metallic taste. Some medications taste metallic. ...Read more