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Itchy Tongue Causes
Every 2ish yrs for the last 10, I have an allergic reaction to something, but the cause is never determined nor clear. Angioedema ruled out last time. Could this be something other than an allergy? Symptoms: tight throat, extreme hives, itchy tongue.
Urticaria/angioedema: Is what you described, not sure what did you mean when you mentioned that angioedema was ruled out! Those recurrent acute attacks warrant keeping injectable epinephrine handy as well as antihistamines to use in case you need them again. You need to be evaluated by an allergist/immunonlogist, or a dermatologist, check aaaai. Org or acaai. Org for an allergist in your area, best wishes ...Read more
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I have had a very itchy tongue for the past 2 days, it is bothering me so much. I have never had it before... What should I do?
Possibly Candida: It is not uncommon to develop an oral yeast infection after a bout of antibiotics. To be sure that is what is (& not something else) and for treatment you should see the doctor who gave you the antibiotics, an oral surgeon, or dds to evaluate properly if it does not resolve shortly. ...Read more
The remedy.........: Depends upon the diagnosis which can only be determined by a one on one clinical exam by a dentist (or ENT specialist). Schedule an appointment. ...Read more
I've been having very strange reactions for two months now. The first episode looked like an allergic reaction to icecream - itchy tongue and mouth, c?
Is tamiflu (oseltamivir) dangerous if my child had nose bleeds and swollen itchy tongue from it? Could other symptoms occur even if he quit taking?
Maybe: The swollen itchy tongue is worrisome for allergic reaction. I would stop taking tamiflu and contact doctor. influenza is usually self limited and tamiflu makes you better by one day. So keep monitoring your child, ensure hydration, treat fever with Tylenol (acetaminophen). and if he develops other symptoms like shortness of breath, go to ER. ...Read more
A person who is not having oral sex make oral thrush? No painy, no itchy tongue, red bumbs back of tongue in same area, pimples on penis head also
Don't guess. ..: For your conditions as described, let's not guess but seek a professional attention for better clarification. ...Read more
My son is having itchy and burning sensation in tongue. Was wondering what could be the cause of itchy and burning sensation on the tip of the tongue.
Could be: Could be allergic, burn, trauma, infection, etc. Start with call to your Dentist for examination. ...Read more
The back of my tongue turned brown and looks kind of hairy. Also, one area of my gum feels itchy and a bit swelling. Are they related? Wt r the causes?
Hairy tongue: Hairy tongue results when projections on the tongue called papillae grow longer and don't shed like normal. This makes the tongue appear hairy. Debris, bacteria or other organisms can collect on these papillae and result in brown or black appearance. Use a tongue scraper daily. Itchy gum can be from any number of sources and would need to be looked at by your dentist if persists for more than two weeks. ...Read more
What will cause a higher body temp and a really itchy vagina? I did have black hairy tongue, could that cause an infection in my vagina?
Black hairy tongue:
A black hairy tongue is a harmless condition thought to be caused by a buildup of bacteria. The discoloration can be caused by poor oral hygiene, smoking, coffee and tea, dry mouth, and diseases that disrupt the normal bacteria in the mouth.
It has no relation to vaginal infections. ...Read more
Could latent jaundice cause keratosis Pilaris type non itchy rash on upper arms and yellow coating on tongue? Also fatigue? Taking silybon70. How long for this to get resolved? I've been tired and rash is still there from 1.5 months.
Stomatitis: One thought would be possible stomatitis. Or a mild infection at the corner of the mouth. ...Read more
Allergy: Reaction to a food or drink that you had. ...Read more
Is there a rash?: Cannot say from your description. Your evaluation will try to clarify the relationship of these symptoms. Things to consider include lip balm, lipstick, other topical applications and foods. ...Read more
With the temporary: Nature sounds like some allergic response to quick exposure, i.e. nail polish, acidic foods. See derm when rash present ...Read more
What can cause itchy and red patches (looks like blood patches) on the roof of your mouth? Also my lips are really chapped, don't know if it's related.
What causes itchy lips? But no lesions on mouth sometimes causes itchy face and eyes as well sometimes only lips are itchy sometimes lorritadine helps
Itchy type pain in ear. Hurts when I use qtip to clean it. If I try to open mouth wide it causes an achy feeling for a few minutes.? How do I treat?
Hi docs was wondering what causes itchy outer mouth region only on top lip also itchy nose & sneezing took loritadine but didn't help reduce lip itch?
See doctor: And have it checked, diagnosed and treated Sounds like it may be an allergy. ...Read more
Hi what causes itchy nose, lips, inside mouth and frequently sneezing? Itchy around corner of lips and itchy face now and itchy legs
Allergies: You have gotten exposed to something that you are allergic to. It could be something environmental in the air or some sort of food or skin product. Pay attention and see if you can figure out what it is. Try a non-sedating antihistamine like loratadine to help with the itching. ...Read more
Hi I have an itchy mouth around both sides of the mouth it was over three hours after eating prawns and using cream very itchy throat as well causes?
? sulfite allergy: If you have eaten shrimps in the past with out any problem then it is most likely a Sulfite sensitivity but need to get a skin test to rule out Shrimp allergy anyway. ...Read more
Can allergies only cause congestion and post nasal drip dry mouth and no other symptoms, my nose never drains eyes never itchy but always congested.?
Soreness&achiness between upper&lower jaw inside mouth beside tonsil area. Will tmd cause this? Itchy feeling in ear same side. Help. Been to ENT. : (
Jaw pain: ENT exam was normal? Usual suspects are TMJ (abnormal dental occlusion, arthritis), retro molar trigone pathology (neoplastic) especially with ETOH & smoking. This can cause some itching sensation. Tonsil neoplasm (asymmetry bothers me) or just mucosal allergy. Try Benadryl (diphenhydramine) for allergy. If in front of ear is tender with chewing, see dentist specializing in TMJ. Avoid excess chewing. ...Read more
Fast-healing mouth sores; small itchy annular chest lesions; small area of petechiae; no fever; fatigue; joint pain; happening for 1 week. Causes?
I get a really itchy rash consisting of lots of small bumps on the roof of my mouth and towards my throat. Most itchy when they appear. Ideas of causes?
See doctor: Hard to diagnose without examination please consult your doctor. ...Read more
What causes itchy mouth roof, itchy face, itchy nose, itchy eyes and itchy body also itchy lips all at once? And also mouth ulcer on upper & lower lip
This is impossible to diagnose accurately without a clinical exam and thorough medical history. It sounds like you have either a viral infection, or an allergic reaction to something ingested or touched to your face.
Viral infection usually heals in 7-10 days.
To be certain, see your medical doctor for an examination. If it is an allergy, it is very important to learn what you are allergic to. ...Read more
Itchy eyes nose throat mouth lips head and body. Cough. Tired. Temperature. Body ache. 7 days. Possible causes?
I had dry eyes runny nose itchy throat last week and last night suddenly woke up with weird bitter metallic taste in my mouth. What might be the cause?
Infection: You may have some type of infection such as a sinus infection. Tough to say without an exam, so get checked if it persists. Good luck. ...Read more