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Every time I brush my teeth my mouth feels like it's on fire it's been like this for 1 week now what could it be?

Every time I brush my teeth my mouth feels like it's on fire it's been like this for 1 week now what could it be?

BMS ?: Burning mouth syndrome? For a definitive diagnosis, please see your physician. More information can be found here: http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/burning-mouth-syndrome/basics/causes/con-20029596 ...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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My 7month old got hand foot mouth and now I have it. My hands feel like they are on fire. Is there anything I can take to help treat the symptom?

My 7month old got hand foot mouth and now I have it. My hands feel like they are on fire. Is there anything I can take to help treat the symptom?

Pain management: with acetaminophen and or ibuprofen orally can be alternated every 6 hours, and you may find that cool compresses or solarcaine and aloe gel or cream will give additional relief. ...Read more

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My whole face , inside of mouth, ears and neck feel like they are on fire and burning. Haven't eaten anything, but am on a nasal spray for my sinus?

My whole face , inside of mouth, ears and neck feel like they are on fire and burning.  Haven't eaten anything, but am on a nasal spray for my sinus?

?: You where probably exposed to something you are allergic to, OTC antihistamines would help until you see a doctor asap, avoid driving yourself, ER if worse ...Read more

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I take 1 gm of Valtrex (valacyclovir) daily but yet my tongue feels its on fire i can see them popping up anything i can do to not feel any pain of mouth sores?

I take 1 gm of Valtrex (valacyclovir) daily but yet my tongue feels its on fire i can see them popping up anything i can do to not feel any pain of mouth sores?

Aphthous ulcers: Those are likely to be aphthous ulcers and not herpes. These are not viral and therefore not responsive to valtrex (valacyclovir). Dilute hydrogen peroxide rinses can help. I also use chloraseptic lozenges as they have Benzocaine to numb then and give relief. ...Read more

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My tongue is often red and always very sensitive I am loosing my sence of taste and when I do taste is way off anything acid like ketsup sets my mouth on fire and i ve noticed lately that my gums are irretated i ve seen two doctors they gave me nystatin a

My tongue is often red and always very sensitive I am loosing my sence of taste and when I do taste is way off anything acid like ketsup sets my mouth on fire and i ve noticed lately that my gums are irretated i ve seen two doctors they gave me nystatin a

Glositis: The irritation on your tongue is probably glossitis, tongue irritation. The best treatment is to clean mouth with peridex, a prescription mouthwash, use viscous xylocaine (lidocaine) prior to eating , nad time. It does go away over night , but it usually fads away. I have also found tht stress agrivates the condition. The sore gums would indicate the possibilty of periodontal disease, i would get it check. ...Read more

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Not realizing, I put a hot spoon in my mouth that was on the stove fire. The insides of my cheek and tongue is burnt and white & painful. treatment?

Not realizing, I put a hot spoon in my mouth that was on the stove fire. The insides of my cheek and tongue is burnt and white & painful. treatment?

Seek treatment: It sounds like you may have sustained some 3rd degree burns in your mouth. The best course of action is for you to seek immediate medical attention. I hope this helps. If you have sustained serious burns in your mouth and on your lips, you need emergent care. Good luck. https://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000030.htm ...Read more

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My mouth is painful when i open it wide&really painful when biting down, feels like my mouth is swelling. Could this be wisdom teeth coming in? Im 21

My mouth is painful when i open it wide&really painful when biting down, feels like my mouth is swelling. Could this be wisdom teeth coming in? Im 21

Possible: If your wisdom tooth is only partially erupted, then there is a flap of gum tissue that can easily get irritated and infected causing pain and swelling. The other possibility is that it could be TMJ syndrome. You should be evaluated by your dentist. ...Read more

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I have a blister on my lip & my head hurts. It feels like my mouth is aching & my throat feels a little sore. What could it be & what can make it bett?

I have a blister on my lip & my head hurts. It feels like my mouth is aching & my throat feels a little sore. What could it be & what can make it bett?

Herpetic lesion: Blisters on the lip are most commonly herpetic. Although hsv1 most commonly causes this issue, occasionally it could be due to herpes zoster or shingles. Shingles can involve the inner aspect of the mouth and cause pain and headache. See a physician to rule out herpes zoster or hsv1 infection and they may start an oral antiviral to treat. ...Read more