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Metal taste in mouth ?

Metal taste in mouth
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Different things: The taste might be a symptom of gum disease. Even if you don't have gum problems, poor oral hygiene can affect taste. Be sure to brush your teeth carefully at least twice a day and use a tongue scraper to remove the bacteria and debris that can collect on your tongue. Dental work done in the past can break down and alter taste. Blood can also have a metallic taste. Some medications taste metallic. ...Read more

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Metal taste after running?

Metal taste after running?

Vague: Hard to say without a thorough history and exam. Could be supplements, meds, eating habits, etc. Keep a journal on when this happens ...Read more

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Metal taste in mouth on tablets?

Metal taste in mouth on tablets?

Metal taste: There are a number of causes for metal taste. Some of them include vitamin or mineral deficiencies, periodontal disease, hormonal, pregnancy, habits of chewing on objects, and more. It takes an evaluation that may include blood tests to determine your specific cause. ...Read more

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Wisdom tooth removal, metallic taste good?

Wisdom tooth removal, metallic taste good?

Medication : It is highly possible that whoever took your tooth out placed some medication in the socket to try and prevent a dry socket. Different medications are used and some have a bad or metallic taste. You should check with your surgeon and ask them if anything was placed in the socket. If nothing was placed have them check the socket for proper healing as debris may have collected causing the taste. ...Read more

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Taste of metal in mouth after coughing?

Taste of metal in mouth after coughing?

Infection: Likely the presence of a bacterial infection. Should see your dr or urgent care for eval. ...Read more

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Why Flagyl causes metallic taste in mouth?

Why Flagyl causes metallic taste in mouth?

Dysguisia: The drug causes an altered sensation of taste. It is believed that Metronidazole (flagyl) interacts with the metal ions that are associated with the cell membranes of the taste buds, thereby altering the sense of taste. ...Read more

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Constant metal taste in mouth and loss of smell?

Constant metal taste in mouth and loss of smell?

Smoking?: Most common is chronic damage to nerves of the nose and tongue from toxic exposure. Your complaints are very common for smokers or those who use asthma inhalers too much. Heavy metal toxicity can cause these symptoms. Lead, mercury and arsenic exposure can cause this. A thorough medical evaluation would be appropriate. ...Read more

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What causes a metallic taste in mouth?

What causes a metallic taste in mouth?

Several things: Can be a result of different types of mettalic restorations in your teeth.. Also can be the result of some medications. ...Read more

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Do iron supplements cause metallic taste in mouth?

Do iron supplements cause metallic taste in mouth?

Yes, possibly: There may be taste changes with taking iron supplements... Are you taking them just as a supplement ? Or in treatment of a true iron deficiency. If you are getting too much iron - side effects may be worse.. Check with your md before taking too much iron. The other main side effect of iron supplementation is constipation - very important to take with at least 60-80 oz water a day and fiber! ...Read more

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Metallic taste in my mouth? Allergic reaction or something else?

Medications: Some medications have a side effect of metallic taste. Speak to your physician about the meds you might be taking. If you are not taking any meds, you should still see your physician for an exam. ...Read more

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What causes a metallic taste with food poisoning?

What causes a metallic taste  with food poisoning?

Spoiled fish: Eating spoiled fish---especially dark meat fish such as tuna, mackerel, bonito and mahi mahi---may cause a temporary metallic taste in the mouth. This type of food poisoning is called scombroid or histamine fish poisoning. ...Read more

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Food Doesn't Taste Good it taste like acerbic?

Food Doesn't Taste Good it taste like acerbic?

Infection: If the food is not spoiled then you may have a tooth or sinus infection, See your doctor and dentist. ...Read more

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What causes metallic taste in my mouth?

Most often: Most often a side effect of many medications. It is not a serious condition and is quite common. If it persists beyond a few weeks, consult with your physician or dentist. Make sure you are maintaining good oral hygiene. ...Read more

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Weird metal taste in my mouth during workout?

Weird metal taste in my mouth during workout?

Dry mouth: You may have a dry mouth or be dehydrated during your workout. Remember to drink water and stay hydrated. If you have a metallic taste other time then it is best to talk toyou dentist about this. ...Read more

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Cause for weird taste in mouth soapy taste extra saliva?

Cause for weird taste in mouth soapy taste extra saliva?

Medications,illness: Side effects for many medicines include taste in mouth. Always good to be evaluated if it persists very long! ...Read more

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Do zinc supplements leave a metallic taste?

Do zinc supplements leave a metallic taste?

In some people poss.: In some patients possibly, but too much zinc can also be bad. ...Read more

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