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I have a sore tongue that is bloody on both sides I have my tongue, due to jaw clenching fromnightmares during sleep. This is happened before, but my time has never been this injured. I am wondering what I can do to heal my tongue?

I have a sore tongue that is bloody on both sides I have my tongue, due to jaw clenching fromnightmares during sleep. This is happened before, but my time has never been this injured. I am wondering what I can do to heal my tongue?

Bloody tongue: Check with your PCP about this or an Ear, Nose, and Throat specialist. Then ask them about getting a mouth/teeth guard to minimize injury to your tongue when you sleep. ...Read more

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


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My tongue is sore on both sides and no matter how much water I drink I remain with dry mouth feeling. Both sides of my tongue look like fish gills,

My tongue is sore on both sides and no matter how much water I drink I remain with dry mouth feeling. Both sides of my tongue look like fish gills,

Not enough info: Dry mouth can be caused by a number of differrent factors, and guessing what your problem is will not help you. That's why you need to be seen by a local physician for a complete medical history and an examination to determine if there is some underlying medical problem. ...Read more

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I have a sore tongue on the sides, particularly where it hits my teeth?

I have a sore tongue on the sides, particularly where it hits my teeth?

Constant irritation: Against rough teeth or dentures, partials will cause areas of ulcerations and blisters. This can cause pain. Remove partials / dentures to heal your sores and have your dentist take a look. May have to smoothen any sharp edges of your teeth if that is the case. ...Read more

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I have a sore tongue on the back left hand side. It is extremely sore when eating and drinking, feels like tonsillitis but on my tongue.?

I have a sore tongue on the back left hand side. It is extremely sore when eating and drinking, feels like tonsillitis but on my tongue.?

Sore tongue: This may be a canker sore. Bathing the tongue in warm salt water or maalox often helps. Glyoxide drops on the tongue is also prescribed for relief of canker sores. ...Read more

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I have a very sore tongue near the back where it connects to my throat. It hurts on both side when I swallow and move my tongue. Is this serious?

I have a very sore tongue near the back where it connects to my throat. It hurts on both side when I swallow and move my tongue. Is this serious?

Can be: Seek immediate medical attention as this can be an abscess in your throat or the back of your tonsils we can be life-threatening ...Read more

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Sore tongue, r side, uncomfortable swallowing and talking, history nocturnal seizures, no symptoms other than tired last 2 days, could I have had fit?

Sore tongue, r side, uncomfortable swallowing and talking, history nocturnal seizures, no symptoms other than tired last 2 days, could I have had fit?

Hard to tell: Can't be entirely sure miss lucy but if you've ever bitten your tongue before in a seizure then, you know what the aftermath of that feels like. Have you seen any blood on the bedsheets or pillow case? Have you carefully examined the inside of your own mouth with a strong light in the mirror and looked on the side and under the tongue? I would say a visit to your neurologist would be wise. ...Read more

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What causes a sore tongue?

What causes a sore tongue?

Variety of Causes: The majority of tongue problems are not serious and most can be resolved on it's own. However, if you have a sore on your tongue that doesn't go away within two weeks, you should consult a doctor or dentist for evaluation. ...Read more

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What could lead to a sore tongue?

What could lead to a sore tongue?

Many causes: There are many causes for a sore tongue. The most common cause is biting it. There are also canker sores, viruses and other infections that can cause pain. Most things will heal in a few days. If your pain is increasing, you have difficulty eating, doesn't go away in a week you should see a dentist to have it evaluated. Sooner if you are concerned. ...Read more

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I have a sore tongue, what can I do?

I have a sore tongue, what can I do?

Gargle: Try gargling with warm salt water or even biotene. Do you brush you tongue? That will hep sometimes too. ...Read more

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How can you take care of a sore tongue?

How can you take care of a sore tongue?

Why is it sore?: If you bit it, then it should heal on its own. Use warm salt water to keep it clean and promote healing. If you have a sharp tooth that did this, see your dentist. ...Read more

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What can cause a sore tongue, mostly when I lay down?

What can cause a sore tongue, mostly when I lay down?

Stress or Anxiety: Problems with the tongue can result from infections, tumors, chronic disease (GERD) and stress also can cause this along with anxiety. See your GP for evaluation. ...Read more

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What are some causes of sore tongue with white patches?

What are some causes of sore tongue with white patches?

White: Anything white, on tissue that should be pink, should be investigated. Could be thrush, lichen planus, candida, albicans, bacterial infection, herpes, leukoplakia, cancer, traumatic ulceration, or many other things. See dentist for differential diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Low iron and sore tongue?

Low iron and sore tongue?

Low Iron & Tongue: Patients with iron deficiency may develop an inflamed, sore, and and swollen tongue. The tongue will appears pale and smooth due to low levels of hemoglobin in the blood and the loss of finger-like projections on the surface of the tongue. ...Read more

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My husband has a very sore tongue and cannot eat solids. Do you know what might help him eat properly.?

Focus on the cause: While a sore tongue is no fun, a better question to ask is why is it sore? It could be as simple as a sharp tooth irritating it or there could be underlying disease. Get to a dentist for an evaluation. If no dental cause is noted, expect a referral to your primary care provider for further evaluation. Once the cause is treated, the symptom of soreness should go away. ...Read more

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Can candida cause a sore tongue?

Can candida cause a sore tongue?

Yes,: Is a fungus accumulates usually on your tongue or inner cheeks. The condition is a minor problem if you're healthy. Candida infections can occur when your immune system is weakened by disease or drugs such as steroids. Eating unsweetened yogurt and acidophilus capsules will solve the problem. Rec.: see your dentist if the condition gets painful. ...Read more

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Have a sore tongue and bright red when eating. What is causing this?

Red tongue: Red or strawberry tongue is a side effect of scarlet fever, kawasaki syndrome, and vit b 12 and Folic Acid deficiency. It may also be a condition called geographic tongue, which is harmless and usually not painful.
If this condition has lasted longer than 10 days, you should have it examined by your dentist or an ENT specialist. ...Read more

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Help I have a sore tongue and bright red when eating. What is causing this?

Help I have a sore tongue and bright red when eating. What is causing this?

A possible viral: Infection. Hydrate well with fluids. If sore throat is significant - see dr. For strep test and culture. Upset stomach may response to ginger ale or ginger tea. Acetaminophen can help with pain. ...Read more

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Why do I lose my sense of taste and get a sore tongue when I eat fresh pineapple?

Swelling: An allergic reaction to foods can cause swelling in the nose and tongue resulting in these symptoms. See your personal provider for further evaluation. ...Read more

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2yrs. Ago I was eating 50 halls cough drops a day, that's when I could no longer eat hot & spicy foods. Now I have a sore tongue all the time. Help?

2yrs. Ago I was eating 50 halls cough drops a day, that's when I could no longer eat hot & spicy foods. Now I have a sore tongue all the time. Help?

Burning Tongue Syndr: Eating all of the cough drops with an anesthetic efffect may have damaged your tongue and you may now have burning tongue syndrome. Visit your dentist to confirm. ...Read more

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What can I take to help a sore tongue and throat?

What can I take to help a sore tongue and throat?

Nsaids1st answer An: Nsaids1st answer

antiinflamitories and gargle with warm saline. See your personal provider for further evaluation. ...Read more

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What to do if I have sore tongue and it hurts to swallow and talk.?

See MD or DDS: There are many potential causes... Seek help from a dentist, oral surgeon and/or physician... Do not procrastinate please, occasionally it can be serious... ...Read more

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Would Citalopram cause sore throat and sore tongue?

Would Citalopram cause sore throat and sore tongue?

No: Am not aware of any reports that citalopram causes sore throat or sore tongue. See your pcp for exam and treatment. Feel better. ...Read more

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Why do I get a sore tongue after drinking alcohol?

Why do I get a sore tongue after drinking alcohol?

Dry mouth: Likely because alcohol is dehydrating. Make sure to drink lots of water! ...Read more

Sore Tongue (Definition)

A sore tongue would have some pain, tingeling ...Read more