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I have a metallic taste in my mouth, headache and had upset stomach?

I have a metallic taste in my mouth, headache and had upset stomach?

Reflux: If this is not related to a viral illness you may have some stomach or esophageal issues like reflux. ...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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I have a migraine headache and a strong metallic taste in my mouth, are they connected?

I have a migraine headache and a strong metallic taste in my mouth, are they connected?

Possibly migraine: It's possible these are related. What would make this more certain is if you had other symptoms of migraine (throbbing head pain on one side, nausea, light sensitivity) and if you have had several episodes like this. How long do the symptoms last? That is important too. Hope that helps. ...Read more

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History of migraines & carotidynia, having carotid headaches all day everyday for almost a week, today had headache w/ metallic taste in mouth. Ideas?

History of migraines & carotidynia, having carotid headaches all day everyday for almost a week, today had headache w/ metallic taste in mouth. Ideas?

Metallic taste: A metallic taste usually means that the nerve that helps with taste has been inflamed by whatever process that is causing the headaches. Migraines do not typically cause carotidynia. Carotidynia is a diagnosis of exclusion. This means that it is usually the last diagnosis after other processes have been ruled out. It is an inflammation of the carotid sheath and is painful to manipulation. ...Read more

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Ended period on 10th, had sex 12th, have short cycle 25/26 days. Have had headaches/nausea for past 3 days & now metallic taste in mouth. Pregnant?

Ended period on 10th, had sex 12th, have short cycle 25/26 days. Have had headaches/nausea for past 3 days & now metallic taste in mouth. Pregnant?

Back to School?: Remember what you learned about how babies are made in health class that it takes one to five days after sex for the pregnancy to be conceived and then it is fen to fourteen days after that for the fetus to be big enough to be sharing blood and chemicals with the mother's body? That any symptoms before the fetus is this big cannot possibly be related to pregnancy? Don't you remember this? ...Read more

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Metallic taste in mouth?

Metallic taste in mouth?

Metallic taste/mouth: There are many causes of metallic taste in mouth
1 many prescription and over the counter meds can cause it
2 dental infection or gum disease and dental fillings
3 bleeding from gums, sinuses or nose
if it is persistant you should check with your dentist and your doctor and list all the meds you are taking including over the counter meds. ...Read more

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Period ended 26th July, never had 1 in August but sporting on 29th August, negative urine test on7th Sept, had dizziness, headache, sleepy, metallic taste?

Period ended 26th July, never had 1 in August but sporting on 29th August, negative urine test on7th Sept, had dizziness, headache, sleepy, metallic taste?

If you have not: Been sexually active since 26 July and your pregnancy test is still negative over seven weeks later - than you should not be pregnant. ...Read more

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I've been having. .. Daily hives, headaches, ringing ears, metallic taste in back of throat. Lightheadedness/dizziness. Any ideas?? Thanks

I've been having. .. Daily hives, headaches, ringing ears, metallic taste in back of throat. Lightheadedness/dizziness. Any ideas?? Thanks

Medicine?: First question is: Are you taking any medications? What you're describing sounds a lot like medication side effects. ...Read more

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I've had a headache/migraine for about 4 days, constipation, a metallic taste in my mouth and now my lymph nodes are starting to hurt in my throat?

I've had a headache/migraine for about 4 days, constipation, a metallic taste in my mouth and now my lymph nodes are starting to hurt in my throat?

Time to see someone: This isn't typical for anything I can think of, but 4 days is a long time to be sick unless it's something. You should get checked, especially if you have a fever or if the throat really gets sore or if you have any rash. If your neck is stiff, you should really be seen today. ...Read more

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Headache/migraine, constipation, metallic taste in my mouth, and the right side of my throat is starting to make it uncomfortable to swallow. Help?

Headache/migraine, constipation, metallic taste in my mouth, and the right side of my throat is starting to make it uncomfortable to swallow. Help?

Evaluation: With the symptoms you're describing, you need a medical valuation as soon as possible. I am a bit at a loss to put the constipation in with the rest of your symptoms and tie it all together with a single diagnosis. Best to see your doctor for an evaluation as soon as possible. Sorry this wasn't more helpful. Best of luck. Please be seen soon ...Read more

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Daily Severe headache after car accident anxiety attacks eyelid spams metallic taste sleep pralyis took seizure&migraine meds no help, Mri brain neg

Daily Severe headache after car accident anxiety attacks eyelid spams metallic taste sleep pralyis took seizure&migraine meds no help, Mri brain neg

Car accident: It sounds like you are receiving appropriate medical attention. Please consider some mental health support by seeing a pro such as a clinical psychologist. You may be dealing w/PTSD. Clinical hypnosis can be helpful. See www. Asch. Net for referrals to licensed professionals. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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+Ana 1:160 H. +EBV 3.97 H (via igg). Joint pain, muscle aches, headaches, phantom smells (bleach), metallic taste, dizziness, weakness, some nausea.?

+Ana 1:160 H. +EBV 3.97 H (via igg). Joint pain, muscle aches, headaches, phantom smells (bleach), metallic taste, dizziness, weakness, some nausea.?

Nondiagnostic: Despite the elevated ANA your varied symptoms are nondiagnostic although a connective tissue or autoimmune disease is suspected. Perhaps a screen for toxic substances including metals, mercury levels etc should be done. I recommend that you consult a rheumatologist who will take a thorough history, perform a physical examination and order an appropriate tests in order to make a diagnosis. ...Read more

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What causes a constant metallic taste in mouth?

What causes a constant metallic taste in mouth?

Medications or resto: Both can cause a metallic taste in the mouth. Silver fillings tend to leach out a metallic taste when they encounter acid (juice, bacteria). ...Read more

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What are the causes of metallic taste sensation in mouth?

What are the causes of metallic taste sensation in mouth?

Many causes: There are many causes of metallic tastes in your mouth. Some cause are medications, oral infections, dry mouth, sinus infections, vitamin deficiencies and many many more. This can't be diagnoses here. It is best to see a dentist about this. ...Read more

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Metallic taste in mouth, what could it be? Not on any drugs

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Metallic taste in mouth, what could it be? Not on any drugs

Thrush: Thrush or candidiasis is a fungal infection in the mouth that typically causes a metalic taste in the mouth. There are many other causes including side effect to drugs, dehydration, or just poor dental hygiene. See your dentist for an exam. ...Read more

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What causes metallic taste in my mouth?

What causes metallic taste in my mouth?

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a side effect of many medications. It is not a serious condition and is quite common. If it persists beyond a few weeks, consult with your physician or dentist. Make sure you are maintaining good oral hygiene. ...Read more

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What causes a metallic taste in your mouth?

What causes a metallic taste in your mouth?

Dysgeusia: Is a change in your sense of taste due to a variety of causes; from medication you may be taking to dental problems. In your case pregnancy-related (estrogen) changes in your sense of smell may also lead to dysgeusia. With Geographic tongue people may notice they have a“bitter” or “metallic” taste in their mouths. Good luck. ...Read more

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Why do I have a metallic taste in my mouth?

Why do I have a metallic taste in my mouth?

See your doctor: These symptoms can only be adequately diagnosed only after a thorough evaluation by your doctor. This may include labs and other satudies. Once all of the information is in, your doctor can let you know what's going on, and what to do to help you. ...Read more

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What causes a metallic taste in your mouth?

What causes a metallic taste in your mouth?

Metallic taste: Many times this taste is a result of gingival bleeding. If your gums are red, swollen and /or bleeding, this would explain the taste. As was mentioned, medications can aslo alter taste. In other cases, problems with the middle ear can cause a tast alteration often presenting as a metallic taste. ...Read more

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What causes the metallic taste in your mouth?

What causes the metallic taste in your mouth?

GUM DISEASE: The possible diagnosis is perio disease, (gum infection),
you have to have an exam done by your dentist, to evaluate you periodental disease, . ...Read more

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What would cause a metallic taste in my mouth?

What would cause a metallic taste in my mouth?

Metallic taste: A metallic taste in the mouth can be due to a variety of causes including medications, dental/gum problems, poor oral hygiene, mouth breathing, dry mouth, dehydration, common cold, upper respiratory infection, aging, and neurological disorders. In many cases, the metallic taste will disappear on its own when the underlying condition, such as an upper respiratory infection, is resolved. ...Read more

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What can cause a metallic taste in your mouth?

What can cause a metallic taste in your mouth?

Gingivitis: While a number of conditions can cause a metallic taste in your mouth, gingivitis is the probably the most common. You should see a dentist to have it addressed and properly diagnosed. ...Read more

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How can I get the metallic taste out of my mouth?

How can I get the metallic taste out of my mouth?

Determine the cause: There are many reasons for a metalic taste, including taking certain medications, infections, and diet just to name a few. Once the cause is determined, you can focus on that aspect and have treatment to help with your dysguisia. See your physician and your dentist. ...Read more

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Can low iron levels give metallic taste in mouth?

Unlikely: Low iron is not a cause of metallic taste.
Wish you good health! - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex.
Get HPV vaccine, if you are under 27 years of age. ...Read more

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I have this metallic taste in my mouth. Any thoughts?

I have this metallic taste in my mouth. Any thoughts?

Could be many things: Broken filling, GI issue, reflux, result of drug therapy. Start by seeing your dentist and if all is okay see your md/ent/gi specialist. ...Read more

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What are the causes of a metallic taste in your mouth?

Metallic taste: A metallic taste is a side effect of many drugs. Also dental decay, periodontal (gum) disease, sinus infections, systemic disease, vitamin deficiency, inhalation or ingestion of metallic agents, allergies, and smoking.

In many cases, the cause cannot be determined. ...Read more

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Could eating chia seeds cause metallic taste in mouth?

Could eating chia seeds cause metallic taste in mouth?

Chia seeds: There is no definitive cause of metallic taste in the mouth, but there are numerous possibilities.
If you had no metallic taste before eating the seeds, and if the metallic taste disappears if you stop eating the seeds, then it may be the seeds.
If the metallic taste lingers, see your dentist or ENT specialist for an examination. ...Read more

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Headache (Definition)

The medical term is cephalalgia. It is a feeling of pain that can occur on either both sides or just one side of the head or neck. Headaches can be sharp, dull, or throbbing, and can radiate to different areas of the head. They typically last less than an hour but can ...Read more


Metallic Taste In Mouth (Definition)

A metallic taste in the mouth is an abnormal or unusual taste in the mouth, sometimes ...Read more