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Saliva Sweet Taste
Mixture of things: Saliva is mostly water mixed with proteins, enzymes, electrolytes and other compounds. Each of us has a different recipe and your may have a sweeter side to it. It is possible that you have food residue in your mouth which may be what you are tasting. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
The clear, viscous fluid secreted by the salivary and mucous glands in the mouth. Saliva contains water, mucin, organic salts, and the digestive enzyme ptyalin. It serves to moisten the oral cavity, to initiate the digestion of starches, and to aid in the chewing and swallowing of food. Approximately 1 to 1.5 l ...Read more
Hi. After my hgh (growth hormone) jab I feel a sweet taste in my mouth. The saliva is sweet for few mins.. Should I be worried?
Rephrase: Not sure what horrible taste means, please rephrase. ...Read more
Likely yes.: Imeediately after drinking it or if the coke bubbles up from the stomach. Long term, changes in the tastebuds or development of diabetes can also do this from the actions of too much soda (the sourness of it, makes other things tastes sweet afterwards for minutes to an hour). ...Read more
My saliva feels bubbley and it looks whiteish what could it be? I'm well hydrated and i'm getting sorta a weird nasty taste in the sides of my tounge
Hi i keep waking up with a dark mucus/bloody saliva in the morning. It's dark coloured and doesn't taste to great. Is this anything to worry about?
See a doctor: Not sure. This should be checked out. ...Read more