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My Tongue Is Swollen And Sore
On prednisone for past 3 weeks for sinuses. Past 2 days my tongue has been swollen and temples sore ( to touch and bite down). Is something major wrg?
I have been experiencing a sick feeling from under my tongue, it somehow feel's swollen but not sore, the feeling is like I'm going to be sick 'one of?
Sounds like you need: T see a dentist to check out your mouth to see what might be causing that swelling. Im not sure what a sick feeling under the tongue that is not sore means but is really sounds like you do not feel well and should get it checked out. ...Read more
I'm 34 weeks pregnant and my tongue has been swollen and sore for a week. Is this normal. I have had severe heart burn. Was told it could be related.
True that!: If you are having reflux from the stomach on a continuing basis, especially when lying down, your tongue is catching the brunt of the stomach acid that is being "burped up". Hydrochloric acid will irritate or inflame anything that it touches if it isn't the stomach which manufactures the acid, and is designed by Mother Nature to contain the same. ...Read more
Bit my tongue in my sleep, may have had a partial seizure during the night, not sure. Tongue is swollen and sore. What can I do to help heal my tongue?
It will heal soon: You can take a couple of tylenols as needed(6 hourly). This will relieve the soreness . Also use mouth rinses with lukewarm water to keep it clean . The swelling will go away and it should begin healing in 24-48 hours. Such cuts on the tongue are completely healed in 4-5 days. Good luck. ...Read more
Depends: Maybe you bit your tongue by accident? Maybe you drank really hot coco and burned that side of your tongue? Maybe you are about to get a canker sore? Early symptoms of HIV? I would go to the doctor if the symptoms persist or worsen. By the way, get screened for preventative health. ...Read more
IDK: We can't diagnose you over the internet. You will need to personally see a dentist (or physician) for that. If it continues to swell, better see someone asap as this can lead to serious medical problems. Consider 24\7 facility or er if necessary. ...Read more
My tongue is swollen and I have a bunch of taste buds that are sore and a little bigger than the others but n no discoloring what's going on my tongue?
You should be: If swelling is transitory, watch for return. If it has been there for a while, it would be prudent to see a dentist for a diagnosis. ...Read more
My tongue has been sore the past couple days when I try to lift it up. It looks like the thing under my tongue is swollen and red. Will this go away on its own?
Exam: Don't know what the "thing" is that's causing your problem. You have to be examined to be diagnosed. Once cause has been determined, a decision can be made as to whether observation or definitive treatment is indicated. ...Read more
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