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Foul taste in mouth - help?

Foul taste in mouth - help?

See a dentist: Brush, floss, and use a listerine-type mouthwash. If the taste/odor doesn't go away, see your doctor to rule out a throat infection, then see a dentist to evaluate for a tooth abscess. ...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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Foul taste in mouth because of expander?

Foul taste in mouth because of expander?

Food stuck on it: Be sure to rinse vigorously after eating to help dislodge any food that may be stuck underneath. Also, be sure to use a water-pik or a syringe to squirt water/mouthwash under it before you brush. After brushing, rinse vigorously with an antibacterial mouthwash. ...Read more

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Foul taste in mouth from mouth guard. What to do?

Foul taste in mouth from mouth guard. What to do?

Water and Vinegar: Store the mouthguard overnight in water, adding half of a teaspoon of white vinegar will help keep them clean and odor free. ...Read more

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Does foul taste in mouth mean dry socket?

Does foul taste in mouth mean dry socket?

Not necessarily: A dry socket will present as intense/increasing pain typically 48 hours after a tooth extraction. ...Read more

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Foul taste in mouth - also smelly breath?

Foul taste in mouth - also smelly breath?

Periodontal disease: You could have periodontal disease. Seek professional care with a dentist. ...Read more

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Does foul taste in mouth come from dry socket?

It can: A dry socket is a tooth extraction site where the blood clot was lost and the bone exposed. The bone can be dying back - thus the taste or it can be trapping food which then as it breaks down - also causes a bad odor/taste. ...Read more

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Been ill with mild flu to 5 days now, foul taste in mouth --->?

Been ill with mild flu to 5 days now, foul taste in mouth --->?

Several things: Could be from post nasal drip down the back of your throat causing a foul taste in your mouth. If you have upper tooth pain, face pain, along with drainage that is discolored from your mouth or nose seek medical attention. Brush your teeth often with a good toothbrush that is not old. You might want to soak your toothbrush in an antibacterial mouthwash overnight too. ...Read more

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Foul taste in mouth after tooth pulled?

Foul taste in mouth after tooth pulled?

Putrefaction...: The contents of a recent tooth extraction socket is the "perfect storm" for bad smell: warmth, moisture, bacteria, and abundant fermentable organic debris, blood clot, and exuding serous exudate. Every recent extraction smells and tastes bad until the natural healing process allows the wound to close over, bringing resolution to the problem. ...Read more

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Vomiting from migraine, foul taste in mouth ---> more vomiting?

Vomiting from migraine, foul taste in mouth ---> more vomiting?

Common: The best answer is to catch the migraine before it is full blown and abort it. When you have the first sign that you are going to get a migraine, take whatever medication your doctor has prescribed, or if nothing is prescribed and you can tolerate it, try 3 excedrine or 3 Aleve (naproxen) tablets. If you can, lay down in a dark quiet room. The sooner you catch it, the less likely you are to get the vomiting. ...Read more

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Teeth rotted to almost the gum. Foul taste in mouth?

Teeth rotted to almost the gum. Foul taste in mouth?

From Bacteria: The bacterial in the infection causing the teeth to rot will cause a foul taste in your mouth. Are you planning to have them pulled soon? ...Read more

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Burning pain under right rib cage. Foul taste in mouth. Right side aches after sitting at desk. Helps to eat. Gallbladder out 2014. Pancreases90% '06.

Burning pain under right rib cage. Foul taste in mouth. Right side aches after sitting at desk. Helps to eat. Gallbladder out 2014. Pancreases90% '06.

Possible reflux: It sounds like you may be having some reflux symptoms. Consider a trial of over the counter prilosec and see if this helps. If not, see your doctor as you may need right sided abdominal ultrasound or CT to look at liver and pancreas more closely. ...Read more

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I have foul taste and odor coming from my mouth this week?

See a dentist: Brush, floss, and use a listerine-type mouthwash. If the taste/odor doesn't go away, see your doctor to rule out a throat infection, then see a dentist to evaluate for a tooth abscess. ...Read more

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Foul taste and odor coming from my mouth? Told I have bad tooth but no pain.

Foul taste and odor coming from my mouth? Told I have bad tooth but no pain.

Quite possible: No pain does not equal no problem, many times a tooth can die and decay with no pain yet it can lead to a slow developing abcess that is actual active infection and still have little to no pain. It is however a bit issue that can lead to pain. And yes it can create a foul taste and odor. ...Read more

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Can liver or kidney damage cause a foul taste in your mouth?

Can liver or kidney damage cause a foul taste in your mouth?

Yes but: Yes it can be due to disturbance in the liver functions,
but it can also be from so many different reasons other that that. ...Read more

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It has been about 2 weeks since I had all 4 wisdom teeth remove. I am currently experiencing a foul taste in my mouth accompanied by yellow saliva.

Wisdom teeth healing: After two weeks you should not be having a bad taste and drainage in your mouth. Call the extracting doctor today about this today. You may have an infection and need treatment. ...Read more

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Is yawning bad to do when wearing elastics in your mouth?

Is yawning bad to do when wearing elastics in your mouth?

No: If the elastic band brakes, see your dentist or orthodontist for a replacement. ...Read more

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Have tmj, getting worse. Having difficulty opening mouth to yawn.?

Have tmj, getting worse. Having difficulty opening mouth to yawn.?

TMJ: You possibly have a muscle spasm. You should see your dentist. For now you can try a soft diet, warm compresses (some patients do better with cold?), Ibuprofen if it is ok for you to take it, light massage in the area in front of your ears (TMJ) your dentist can verify if it is a dental problem or not. ...Read more

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For what reason does my temple hurt when I yawn/ open my mouth wide!?

For what reason does my temple hurt when I yawn/ open my mouth wide!?

Temporalis muscle: The temporalis muscle is inserted on the coronoid process of the lower jaw so any opening will stretch the temporalis muscle that originates on the temporal bone and cause pain if you open to wide. ...Read more

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Hi I have been experiencing a pain in the right side of my forehead when I yawn, or open my mouth in general. I have been having headaches often.

Hi I have been experiencing a pain in the right side of my forehead when I yawn, or open my mouth in general. I have been having headaches often.

Forehead pain: The temporal tendon may have tendonitis. The temporalis muscle may have trigger points. The sternocleidomastoid muscule may have trigger points. The conbination of all of the above is common with myofascial pain of tmj. A neuromuscular dentist is your best source of help. ...Read more

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Wat happens win sum1 yawn in ur face w/ their mouth wide open & u open ur mouth wide & talk 2 them; what actually can happen 2 me? Plz help I'm scared

Wat happens win sum1 yawn in ur face w/ their mouth wide open & u open ur mouth wide & talk 2 them; what actually can happen 2 me? Plz help I'm scared

Unless you actually: Spit large amounts into each other's mouth I think you are safe. This is much lapses contact than kissing. Very little is passed with kissing. Shaking hands is much more likely to spread disease. ...Read more

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When I yawn especially when I open my mouth widely, I feel one side makes sound with no pain. It happened to me once that my mouth locked open is this incident has relation. I removed last tooth. My age is 25, healthy. I need your answer pls.?

When I yawn especially when I open my mouth widely, I feel one side makes sound with no pain. It happened to me once that my mouth locked open is this incident has relation. I removed last tooth. My age is 25, healthy. I need your answer pls.?

Maybe: When you open wide and your joint (TMJ) makes noise it is a sign that there has been some incident (stress, staying open for long periods, grinding/clenching) that caused the joint capsule to swell and move the joint out of position. It should resolve if it is simply from the extraction. If it does not resolve or gets worse you should see your dentist and be evaluated for night guard treatment. ...Read more

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I have a severe pain on the right side of my jaw. Its random & hurts when I yawn, open my mouth all the way, and move it around it started about a week and a half ago and I've never had the pain before in my life. Its gotten progressively worse by the day

I have a severe pain on the right side of my jaw. Its random & hurts when I yawn, open my mouth all the way, and move it around it started about a week and a half ago and I've never had the pain before in my life. Its gotten progressively worse by the day

TMJ-TMD: TMJ disorder is the second most frequent cause of orofacial pain after dental pain. The common symptom are: headache, jaw pain, neck pain, eye pain, earache and toothache. Proper diagnosis is the key for the successful treatment. Rec.: orofacial pain specialist for evaluation and treatment. This disorder will not resolve on its own with home care. ...Read more

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Please help I have jaw pain, hurts to yawn, or open mouth wide?

Please help I have jaw pain, hurts to yawn, or open mouth wide?

TMD\TMJ: What you describe are some of the symptoms of temporomandibular joint dysfunction commonly referred to as tmj. Take some otc pain medication such as advil, motrin, aleve (naproxen) or what you would normally take for a headache. Stay on soft diet, don't chew gum, apply warm moist heat to area ; give it a few days. See a dentist who can better examine you for causes ; treatment options. ...Read more

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I get severe pain in my tongue and mouth I yawn hard. I have also had odd pain my muscles when flex.

I get severe pain in my tongue and mouth I yawn hard. I have also had odd pain my muscles when flex.

Get checked: Get checked by a neurologist. Most likely there is some toxin or pathogen affecting the tongue and TM joints when you yawn. Also check the patency of the cranial nerves innervating the tongue. Rule out Lyme disease. ...Read more

Yawning (Definition)

Yawning is opening the mouth semi-voluntarily while taking a long, deep breath of air. It is a type of reflex action controlled by the brain (a person cannot yawn on command). Yawning is normal, and usually due to drowsiness or tiredness. However, excessive yawning that happens much more often than normal may be caused by vagus nerve signals, due ...Read more