Doctor insights on:
Herbal Treatment For Acid Taste In Mouth
What are some ayurvedic, unani, or homeopathic treatment for acidity, heart burn, sour taste in throad and mouth?
Homeopathy: I can speak for homeopathy -- and there are many homeopathic remedies which can help with these complaints. However, to find the right one out of hundreds you do need to work personally with an experienced homeopath rather than trial and error. The homeopath will explore your entire history so that the remedy prescribed will help at a deep level. You may also need to change your eating as well. ...Read more
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
The periogard (chlorhexidine gluconate) oral rinse i got came with peppermint flavor. This flavor causes me heart burn and acid. Are there any other flavor or different rinses?
Is there anything that can help with bitter taste in the mouth & throat caused by taking Clarithromycin? Please help. Thank you!
Tough problem: Lots of people complain about this problem with clarithromycin. You can take it with food, that helps. But they also complain it ruins the taste of the food they've eaten. Other folks have reported they take the medicine and immediately brush their teeth, suck on hard candy or chew really strong chewing gum. Good luck...hopefully you won't be on it for long. ...Read more
Docs, what's a natural alternative to dealing with acid reflux, stomach ulcers and choking on acid?
Weight Loss: Believe it or not, weight loss is very effective at decreasing GERD symptoms. Even losing just 10% of body weight can potentially eliminate symptoms. Elevating the head of your bed at night is useful as well. Herbal remedies that could be tried (not harmful) include licorice, aloe vera juice, baking soda and slippery elm. ...Read more
Not really cure: The best way to deal with reflux is to first make sure you don't have another cause (h. Pylori, obesity, diet) and if not, you can start by limiting your intake before bed. Avoiding acidic foods, and placing your bed on an angle (take the feet or wheels off the foot of the bed). Some herbal treatments are licorice lozenges and aloe liquid. ...Read more
40yr old male.acute inhalational exposure to chromium(+6).experiencing mouth ulcers,GIT upsets. treatment and management options?
Is there any medicine you can buy for thrush in the mouth for adults? White creamy tounge and sentitive
What are safe & effective medicines for bile reflux found in stomach that might contribute to laryngopharyngeal reflux?
Do stomach acid leaking into the mouth from acid reflux have a negative effect on antibacterial rinse used to treat inflammation in the gums?
Reflux: Reflux into the mouth should not affect your antibacterial rinse. The acid should kill the bacteria. However, the acid will damage your teeth and irritate your gums. Typically, reflux should not travel all the way into the mouth. Gastric contents that travel back into the mouth is vomiting. Always speak with your physician about your concerns, they can provide the best explanation for you. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have mouth ulcer and the doctor has recommended B-complex and doxycycline and lactic acid bacillus capsules. Are these medicines okay?
Mouth ulcers: What was the diagnosis?? That's the important question. The cause will determine the treatment. Was the "doctor" a physician or dentist? What you mentioned regarding medicines are fine, but will they cure or prevent the ulcers? That's a question we cannot determine over the internet without examining you and knowing your medical and dental history. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Possibly: if you have both of these problems, you should be seeking treatment as the combination could have dire consequences. ...Read more
I have dry mouth due to medications. Dentist recommended Xylitol mints. I have some which contain 500mg of Xylitol. Is this safe for daily use??
Reflux precautions: Avoid acidic foods and drinks, do not eat or drink anything for three hours before you go to bed at night, elevate your bed, if possible keeping the lower part of your neck above your abdomen. Use zantac (ranitidine) or Prilosec over-the-counter. Stay away from spicy foods. ...Read more
Do Deglycyrrhized licorice (DGL) and zinc carnosine (Polaprezinc in Japan) work for treating acid reflux and GERD?
Unknown.: There are not good human studies for either one of them to be able to assess their effect on G.I. diseases. There do not seem to be bad side effects for zinc carnosine. It is less clear for DGL. It can have bad interactions with other medications and other supplements. If you want to take either of these, discuss it with your doctor first. Good luck. ...Read more
Toothpaste?: The metallic taste in the mouth is a sign of failing restoration or accumulation of heavy metal compounds on the surf. Of the tongue. There are other reasons of having taste deviation due to medications taken or other possible GI conditions. Toothpaste most probably activates your taste buds to the point of feeling it much more. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
What are the best treatment options for silent reflux (Laryngopharyngeal Reflux) other than acid reducing drugs or surgery?
Life style modificat: Yes by life style modification it may help change your eating habits 1 after eating wait 2t0 3 hours before going to bed or lying down 2 avoid mint, cocolate, alcohol, smoking and chewing tobaco, onions and caffeine 3 avoid spicy foods, tomatoes, oranges, 4 avoid large fatty meals and eat small frequent meals, dont over eat 5loose some weight if you are over weight and avoid wearing tight clothings. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Stomach acid taste in mouth
- Remedies for acid taste in mouth
- Causes of acid taste in mouth
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Acid taste in mouth
- Battery acid taste in mouth
- Herbal treatment for metallic taste
- Herbal treatment for bitter tastes
- Talk to a pharmacologist online for free