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Took diflucan (fluconazole) friday night for yeast inf. I have a sore throat and an extremely sore tounge. Tried salt water. No luck. Any idea what it is or relief?
Thrush vs cancer: Do you mean vaginal yeast infection? It is possible you have it in the mouth too, which would explain your symptoms and is called thrush. You might benefit from a special medicated mouthwash. Being a smoker puts you at risk for this but also mouth cancer which should be ruled out. See an ENT doctor. ...Read more
Possible virus/burn: You may have an inflamed taste bud, but it could be a viral lesion or a burn. If it persists more than 3-5 days, i would let either your dentist or family physician take a look. It could be a viral lesion or you may have burned your tongue and don't recall the incident. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am 16, male, 185lbs, 6'2, my mother had breast cancer, I have chewed tobacco about 1 year , I have a red sore under tounge, what advice have you?
See your doc: I would recommend seeing your doctor or dentist if it doesn't go away in several days; given your young age I doubt oral cancer but if it persists don't ignore it. I also strongly recommend that you stop chewing tobacco; there is no value in doing it and it can cause a variety of serious cancers. I am worried about you since you have begun exposure to a cancer causing agent at such a young age ...Read more
I have a 1 inch x 1/4 inch sore on my tounge that hasn't healed up for a long time could it be cancer?
Months ago had a sore on my tounge, felt pain when it first came but after a week I felt no pain at all. Gave my partner oral and we had sex. Ideas?
Oral lesion: If your partner did not get any eruptions, it is nothing to worry about. Could have been a canker sore or an oral herpes lesion which is different than the genital kind. If he has lesions you may both need to see a physician so further eruptions can get treated . Good luck and feel better! ...Read more
Be sure of diagnosis: Get examined please. Canker sores are common aphthous ulcers of mouth that occur situationally, often in response to stressors, are bacterial or viral, & can be treated topically with many otc products that reduce local discomfort & potentially speed healing. However, oral/dental problems & a number of systemic diseases cause canker sore-like lesions--crohn's, behcet's, std (sexually transmitted). ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I had some sort of sore on my tounge but no pain from it at all, gave my partner oral sex and then we had sex after could it of been a cold sore?
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