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Dr. Andrew Seibert
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Mouth Itching (Overview)

Mouth itching is a symptom where the outside or inside of one's mouth is irritated and thus, causing itching.


Dr. Andrew Seibert
13 doctors shared insights

Mouth Itching (Overview)

Mouth itching is a symptom where the outside or inside of one's mouth is irritated and thus, causing itching.


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Why is the back of my mouth itching today?

Why is the back of my mouth itching today?

Infection: Could be pharyngitis, probably viral or related to postnasal drip from seasonal issues.Gargle with salt water and can use soothing mouth rinse such as biotene. If it perssits see md for exam. ...Read more

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Treating Jock Itch (Checklist)

Treat affected areas with a topical antifungal cream
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See a Dermatologist for resistant or widespread cases
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Why is the back of my mouth itching today?

Infection: Could be pharyngitis, probably viral or related to postnasal drip from seasonal issues.Gargle with salt water and can use soothing mouth rinse such as biotene. If it perssits see md for exam. ...Read more

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Why is my throat and mouth itching so badly? What could it be?

Why is my throat and mouth itching so badly? What could it be?

Food Allergy: It could be that you have recently eaten something that you may have been allergic to, such as shellfish, or citrus fruits in excess, or maybe msg in some soy sauce. ...Read more

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Can i tell me how i can stop the roof of my mouth itching?

Can i tell me how i can stop the roof of my mouth itching?

Intraoral Itching: See a dentist for an examination and evaluation. The cause of the itching will determine treatment, if any, and possible prevention. There are many possibilities here. ...Read more

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How come my mouth itching so much when i eat/drink things?

How come my mouth itching so much when i eat/drink things?

Allergies?: You may be allergic or sensitive to some of the foods and liquids you ingest. See your dentist to give you a thorough oral exam to rule out other possible causes. You might want to see an allergist as well. See if you can figure it out yourself. Pay attention to what causes this and if there is some common link (such as citrus, cinnamon, etc.). ...Read more

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I have strep throat. Took 3 pills250 clarithromycin had to stop due to mouth itching. Got through two days of zpack and itching. Enough to kill it?

I have strep throat. Took 3 pills250 clarithromycin had to stop due to mouth itching. Got through two days of zpack and itching. Enough to kill it?

Maybe/maybe not: There are some strains that are relatively resistant to that family of antibiotics. A partial treatment may be too brief and you may remain contageous.You might check back with your doc and see if s/he will send out something else. ...Read more

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Roof of mouth itching and ears. I have a sinus infection and bad allergies is that normal? It's been going on for a couple days

Roof of mouth itching and ears. I have a sinus infection and bad allergies is that normal? It's been going on for a couple days

Allergies: Sounds like your allergies are acting up, i suggest you consult an allergist to achieve better long term control of your symptoms and avoid repeated sinus infections. ...Read more

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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


Dr. Jack Mutnick
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Itch (Definition)

Itches are a clinical finding in which a person's skin has a sensation of non-painful irritation ...Read more