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My tongue is irritated and sore and i've dipped for a while but i quit. Could it be my mouth adjusting to the normal state?

Get it checked: Irritated tongue could be a type of neuritis with many causes. If you have used smokeless tobacco for many years, there is a chance that an oral cancerous lesion could be impinging upon anerve causing dysthesia (disrupted sensation), but not likely since a quid of tobacco is usually held in the pouch between the cheek and gum. Have your dentist perform an oral cancer screening and full exam. ...Read more

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My tongue feels real irritated,,,i have loose tooth,broncitis?

My tongue feels real irritated,,,i have loose tooth,broncitis?

Separate conditions: These conditions need to be treated separately. See your physician for "bronchitis" evaluation, tests and treatment options. See your dentist for irritated tongue and loose tooth assessment. ...Read more

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It has been 3 years now i constantly get my right innermost lateral tongue irritated, it heals and again gets irritated and red.

It has been 3 years now i constantly get my right innermost lateral tongue irritated, it heals and again gets irritated and red.

Bite?: My best guess is trauma from your bite. Next best is allergy, finally something to biopsy. Check with your doctor for a diagnosis. ...Read more

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I have something white under tongue. its irritating .where those 2 lil things are what's this mean ?

I have something white under tongue. its irritating .where those 2 lil things are what's this mean ?

Could be thrush: White plaques which do not come off easily could be thrush, a yeast infection of the mouth. It is especially common when you are taking certain medications or with certain immunologic conditions. There could be other causes, or it could be something else. Best to get it checked out. All it may take is a mouth swab for diagnosis & medicinal mouthwash for treatment. Good luck, thanks from HealthTap ...Read more

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Why do I have scratches on the left side of my tongue ONLY but not the right? And marks ? Helpfeels irritated.

Why do I have scratches on the left side of my tongue ONLY but not the right? And marks ? Helpfeels irritated.

Trauma?: Trauma or irritation to the left side of your tongue from rough areas on teeth or restorations in the mouth, as well as possible biting of the tongue would be possible causes as well as any possible habits. An evaluation by your dentist would be recommended to provide a more definitive diagnosis and any recommendations for treatment. ...Read more

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Small patch in the middle of tongue darker than normal has bled once or twice before? Only irritated after drinking

Not sure: Without seeing your tongue, it is impossible to say. Go see your dentist to have it evaluated. In the mean time, make sure you brush it well, even if it bleeds...It might bleed out what is causing the problem. Also, rinse with warm salt water or listerine. If you are a smoker, quit now: it might be irritation and staining from smoking. ...Read more

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For about two days now the sides of my tongue would have an irritating pain occasionally. Upon closer inspection, there is an edgy line on both sides.

Tongue Pain: Greetings. It's hard to determine exactly what is causing your tongue pain but I can help with what promotes proper health. Water. Drink enough. A guide is to take your weight in pounds, divide by 2. This number is the fluid ounces you should drink per day. The edges of your tongue sounds like the lines of dental occlusion. Check with your dentist. ...Read more

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How to remove an irritated white spot under my tongue?

How to remove an irritated white spot under my tongue?

Don't touch it !: Let an oral surgeon take a look at it. It needs to be determined if it is an ulceration caused by trauma or a lesion that needs to be removed. This is not something you can do yourself. ...Read more

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Used klricid 500mg bd.now white tongue & perserive taste s irritating. How can i develop taste buds?

Used klricid 500mg bd.now white tongue & perserive taste s irritating. How can i develop taste buds?

Clarithromycin: Klaricid like any antibiotic kills good bacteria as well as bad ones. The good bacteria also inhibit thrush. Try yogurt and probiotic. If that fails might need medication for thrush. ...Read more