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Strep Throat Bad Taste In Mouth
Hi. I tested neg for rapped strep test. Hard to swallow,very sore throat for 5 days. Bad taste in mouth,?
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
Monday i was given penicillin v 500 mg for strep throat. Still have a lot of pain & now I have a horrible taste in my mouth. How long to take effect?
Rule of thumb: I tell my patients if they are not better, much better, in 48 hours, likely the medicine is not working. So in 2 days and you still have problem go back to your doctor. We say that as we don't want our patients to have complications of a disease left untreated properly. ...Read more
My mouth is constantly dry. The dryness makes me feel as if I have a strep throat at times. Any advice?
Get checked: Have an ENT evaluate for the presence of infection or toxins in your nasopharynx. If there is an infection the biomarker l-homocysteine will resonate with the area of dyness. The most common toxin in the throat is mold toxins, followed by VOCs. There is urine testing available to document the presence of mold toxins. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What does it means when you have a strep throat and you wake up with blood in your mouth is it coming from the throat ? And why
Poss: Could be similar in symptoms. Pain, etc... ...Read more
It is possible: Canker sores are the most common oral lesions. Individual ulcers typically last 1-2 weeks. The condition is idiopathic (cause is not known) recurrent aphthous ulcers is usually self-limiting. Try to keep adequate oral hygiene as possible. If concerned see your dentist after 10 days or visit today for laser immediate amelioration. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have strep throat and now that it is going away, the top left of the roof of my mouth is becoming really raw and irritated. What should I do ?
Roof of mouth: Although this may heal on it's own, it would be a good idea to have this examined by your dentist, an oral surgeon, or an ENT specialist. It may be unrelated to the step throat. Any sore or lesion in the mouth that doesn't heal within 10-14 days should be examined. ...Read more
Contagious: Strep can be transferred by sharing objects placed in your mouth. It is unlikely you can transfer it by touching something unless your hands have been in your mouth and are unclean. If you cough or sneeze anyone within a close distance may receive your germs. Try to avoid other people while you are infectious, generally for up to 24 hours after being placed on antibiotics. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Bad taste is also known as Bad taste in mouth. Bad tastes is a symptom in which a person senses a bad taste when he is not eating or drinking bad-tasting foods. A bad taste can come from gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) where stomach liquids make their way up to the throat, from some medicines, ...Read more
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