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I am a diabetic, why do my lips feel numb?

I am a diabetic, why do my lips feel numb?

Poor control?: Are you a poorly controlled diabetic? If so you can have diabetic neuropathy. See your doctors. ...Read more

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I was holding a pen in my mouth because I was feeling anxious it's calming to me I feel better now but my lips feel numb?

I was holding a pen in my mouth because I was feeling anxious it's calming to me I feel better now but my lips feel numb?

You will be fine: The numbing sensation of the lips probably is due to the pen compressing your lip. The numbing sensation should resolve later today. Good luck. ...Read more

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My lips feel numb after wisdom teeth surgery. Is this normal?

My lips feel numb after wisdom teeth surgery. Is this normal?

Not unusual: I'm sure the Oral Surgeon discussed this with you ahead of time, or gave you written material that discussed possible complications. Usually numbness is transient, but not always. Discuss this with the specialist that you saw for your surgery. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if my lips feel numb after wisdom teeth surgery?

What do you suggest if my lips feel numb after wisdom teeth surgery?

Call Surgeon: Call the surgeon to let them know your post operative condition. If the anesthetic has worn off and you are still numb in a small area of your lower lip and teeth, therapies may needed to immediately be started to help alleviate your symptoms. ...Read more

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The bottom right side of my lip feels numb after 2 days of 7 impacted teeth extraction should I be worried about this?

The bottom right side of my lip feels numb after 2 days of 7 impacted teeth extraction should I be worried about this?

Numb lip: This is called parathesia, and may have been caused by teeth that were extracted being too close to the nerve. This often will resolve itself over time, but sometimes can remain permanently.
You should have this examined by the surgeon who removed the teeth. ...Read more

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I was given a coctail of toritol benedryl and something else for severe migraine in er along with 3 prednisone. I was prescribed roboxin 500mg 3x a day 2 pills at a time. After I urinate my lips feel numb or tingly. What is going on??

Too many drugs: With so many new drugs it is hard to tell which or which combination may or may not be causing your symptoms. I can't link the urination to the lip sensation either. It is best that you consult a neurologist specialized in migraine. Have you tried triptan type of drugs yet for migraine? ...Read more

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I hve a red rash on th inside edges where my lips connect. Feels numb and swollen. I also have a canker sore on my tongue. Wat is wrong? Wats the cure?

I hve a red rash on th inside edges where my lips connect. Feels numb and swollen. I also have a canker sore on my tongue. Wat is wrong? Wats the cure?

There are quite a: Few possibilities including viral infections, STDs or vitamin deficiencies. You will need to be seen by a health care provider and perhaps have some blood work to make a diagnosis. Make an appointment today. ...Read more

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My tongue and lips feel numb after using magic mouthwash?

My tongue and lips feel numb after using magic mouthwash?

They're supposed to: Magic mouthwash often contains Lidocaine which is a local anesthetic or numbing agent. It also contains dyphenhydramine which can cause numbing. Magic mouthwash is supposed to make your mouth feel numb to lessen the pain of the oral lesion or sore in your mouth. ...Read more

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Why would my outter vagina lips feel numb or tingly and tight? The numbness is only for a little while this only happened about 4 times. What's wrong

Why would my outter vagina lips feel numb or tingly and tight? The numbness is only for a little while this only happened about 4 times. What's wrong

Normal?: Could very well be normal. Might be a sign of an infection trying to get started, (yeast), might be related to tight fitting clothes. Wait and watch and avoid the above. ...Read more

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I had a spinal stimulator implant and im having fevers, headaches, dizziness and my lips feels kind of numb and tingling.

I had a spinal stimulator implant and im having fevers, headaches, dizziness and my lips feels kind of numb and tingling.

See Your Doctor Now: Fever is a sign that something is going on inside your body. Given the the headaches, dizziness and other symptoms, I would have the physician that implanted your device evaluate you immediately for possible infection. You may need antibiotics to treat this infection, however they should rule out any issues inside your spinal canal which is a bigger deal. ...Read more

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I drank two single vodkas and two double vodka tonight, my lips/tounge/face feel tingly/numb. I never really drink! Anything to be concerned about!?

I drank two single vodkas and two double vodka tonight, my lips/tounge/face feel tingly/numb. I never really drink! Anything to be concerned about!?

NuthinLikeCheapVodka: If you were ever in Borneo and got lost in the jungle there for at least three weeks, and were forced to eat the root of the Disufiram Tree, or if you ever had to eat the Amanita mushroom toxic to your liver, or what you thought was vodka was really methanol, or isopropyl alcohol, or laced with a tasty insecticide--No, I don't think it's anything to be concerned about, unless it persists for over 24 hrs ...Read more

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What could be causing this? When I stand up I get dizzy and start to black out and when my vision starts to clear, my lips and finger tips feel numb.

What could be causing this? When I stand up I get dizzy and start to black out and when my vision starts to clear, my lips and finger tips feel numb.

See your doctor: There could be many causes of these symptoms. Your blood pressure could be dropping when you get up quickly ("orthostatic changes"), your heart rate may be abnormal, or there could be other causes. Your symptoms need to be evaluated as soon as possible. I wouldn't drive yourself anywhere until you find out what is going on... ...Read more

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Recurring numbness of the lips, why?

As above: It can be many reasons. Try to see your PCP to make sure nothing serious going on, . ...Read more

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Why do lips go numb?

Merits evaluation.: Although hyperventilation and low blood calcium level have been associated with peri-oral numbness, it could occur as a side-effect of a medication including an allergy or autoimmune reaction. This merits an evaluation by ones doctor. ...Read more

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What are the causes of dry and numb lips?

Dry lips: Dry or chapped lips can be caused by lack of moisture to the lips. The condition can be worsened by the sun or the wind. ...Read more

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Can a toothache cause numbness in your lips?

Yes: Yes, infection can temporarily affect local nerve function. However there are more ominous causes of numb lip. So make sure you treat the tooth and determine if numbness persists. If so, see an oral surgeon ASAP. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of swelling or numbness of lips?

Swelling & numbness: Not sure what you're asking. The symptom of swelling is swelling and the sypmtom of numbess is the sensation of numbness in/around your lips. ...Read more

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My lips go numb almost daily for hours at a time what could be causing this?

Need evaluation: This could be nuerologic and would recommend a neurologic evaluation and possibly a brain mri. Vascular causes are less lilely. Do they change color? Does naything cause this to occur? How long do they stay numb? Is it both upper and lower lips and right and left sides. We would need more clarification which you will get with your evaluation. ...Read more

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Pretty persistent tingling and slight numbness mainly on left side of lips for over 2 weeks now. What could this be?

Nothing else: At the least you're describing PARESTHESIAS of the lips but it certainly is a bit odd that it should be occurring just over the left 1/2 of your lips continuously. No facial droop on that side, drooling from the left corner of the mouth, difficulty closing the left eye? If yes, then, you may have a mild Bell's palsy. If not then, maybe getting some blood work would be indicated to check things. ...Read more

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Can occasional numbness in the lips be a symptom of something?

Can occasional numbness in the lips be a symptom of something?

Numb lips: Usual cause is reduced blood flow to the lips, such as exposure to cold (drinking cold beverage), aura of a migraine attack, panic attacks, low blood sugar, or allergic reaction to food such as shell fish. If persists or reoccurs, consult your doctor. ...Read more

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I've taken 1 cocodamol 30/500 & am experiencing a weird sensation in my lips, like numbness. Is this normal?

C0-codamol: This is Codeine with Tylenol (acetaminophen). Common side-effects are dizziness, constipation & dry mouth. Numbness in & around lips might be related to analgesic & drying effect of the drug. Consult your doctor if such persists. ...Read more

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Causes of numbness and sweling of the lower lip?

Infection or trauma: Numbness and swelling can be a sign of infection. If you did not experience and trauma to your lip and you cannot explain it go to the dentist. See if there is a tooth that is infected. ...Read more

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What does numbness and tingling in the lips mean?

Could mean-or???: A lot of things....sometimes occurs just before, during, or after migraine headaches. It could be the result of putting something directly on the lips that interacts and causes irritation. It could be signaling the deficiency of certain vitamin supplements such as B12, folate, (folic acid) or B6 (pyridoxine). You should get a metabolic evaluation. ...Read more

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What can cause the face and lips to feel numb and hot?

What can cause the face and lips to feel numb and hot?

Many reasons: Too many reasons, depending on your age, gender, previous medical history, recent symptoms an so on. Please observe yourself and discuss this with your doctor. ...Read more

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Why does my face go numb and my lips feel like they are drawing up?

Why does my face go numb and my lips feel like they are drawing up?

Unsure: Hard to be sure. Hyperventilating can cause those symptoms. If the feeling is on both sides of the face, and waxes & wanes, then it is unlikely to be an evil neurological disease. ...Read more

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What causes sudden wake up with lower right side of my lip numbness?

What causes sudden wake up with lower right side of my lip numbness?

Trauma: Is most common cause of circumscribed lip numbness. Infection is probably the second most common cause. Focal neuropathy of a branch of the trigeminal nerve can occur in diabetics and with other rare conditions (polyarteritis nodosa, Pagets disease, amyloidosis, etc)
If the problem persists see a neurologist. If other symptoms occur or if the numbness spreads go to the ER ...Read more

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Is it normal to get the feelings of a panick attack after they have happend etc numbness of lips and head?

Is it normal to get the feelings of a panick attack after they have happend etc numbness of lips and head?

Panic attacks: Often cause rapid breathing which changes the acid balance in your blood which causes nerves to act up - numbness, etc. However, panic attacks are not normal and you should see a mental health professional to help you conquer these. ...Read more