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I been using azelastine and i always have the bitter taste and swallow it. is it ok? is there harm swallowing it? when i spray its alot hard to use

I been using azelastine and i always have the bitter taste and swallow it. is it ok? is there harm swallowing it? when i spray its alot hard to use

Change technique: Be sure to aim the nozzle towards the sides of the nose and not the center. Avoid inhaling while spraying despite what the instruction told you in the package insert. Tip your head forwards for a few seconds afterwards. This may help reduce the amount of spray entering your throat and thus the taste. Let me know if this helps. ...Read more

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Dr. Johanna Fricke
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Autism (Definition)

Autism is a neurodevelopmental disorder affecting three areas: abnormal socialization, communication, and restricted interests with repetitive patterns of behavior. It is usually detected in the first two years of life. Cause is unknown but strong evidence points to an interplay between genetic and environmental factors. Patients with autism may display significant delays in certain developmental areas while having normal or superior strengths in other developmental or learning domains. The severity of the disorder is highly variable ...Read more


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What can be used to get rid of the bitter taste of a child's medicine?

What can be used to get rid of the bitter taste of a child's medicine?

Flavoring: The pharmacist can add flavoring to most medicines but it needs to be written on the prescription. Having said that it is important that children learn good or bad tasting medicine is medicine and MUST be taken no matter what. ...Read more

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I have a bitter taste in mouth since 2 days . My next period date is 18 sep 2013. I have backache also.We r trying for our 2nd child.

I have a bitter taste in mouth since 2 days . My next period date is 18 sep 2013. I have backache also.We r trying for our 2nd child.

Good luck : Once you get happy and pregnant you will forget about peripheral issues. Keep trying and most succeed. But suggest to make sure that things like infection are ruled out, so see your doctor. ...Read more

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Is a bitter taste added to all sweet, toxic chemicals?

No : Many poisons are alkaloids and taste bitter. However there is no direct correlation between sweetness and toxicity. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of the bitter taste from taking medication?

How do I get rid of the bitter taste from taking medication?

See your dentist: A side effect of some medications is that it can cause you to experience a bitter or metallic taste in your mouth. But, it might also be a dental problem. To rule that out, go see your dentist first to make sure everything is healthy. ...Read more

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Bitter taste in mouth with implantation?

Bitter taste in mouth with implantation?

No: This is absolutely not related to implantation; there are no symptoms with implantation. ...Read more

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Bitter taste in mouth correlated to losing weight?

May be from fasting: Fasting leads to ketones which changes the breath odor and taste. An empty stomach can also allow bile reflux and bile is bitter. ...Read more

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Can high cholestrol cause bitter taste of the mouth?

Can high cholestrol cause bitter taste of the mouth?

Not likely: I would look to the treatment (medication or even dietary) of the high cholesterol to be the cause. A neurologist may be consulted, too. ...Read more

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Can a bitter taste in the mouth be caused from surgery?

Not the surgery: Often it is the medications you are taking that can do this. Pain medications can sometimes do this. ...Read more

Bitter Taste (Definition)

Bitter tastes is a symptom in which a person senses a bitter taste when he is not eating or drinking bitter foods. A bitter taste can come from gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) where stomach liquids make their way up to the throat, from some medicines, ...Read more