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Can taking levothyroxine for low thyroid cause the metallic taste in my mouth after coughing?

Can taking levothyroxine for low thyroid cause the metallic taste in my mouth after coughing?

Levothyroxine: Experiencing a metallic taste in the mouth is one of the side effects reported by patients taking levothyroxine. It is unusual account for ...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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I have a metallic taste in my mouth what are the possibilities that this is a reaction to the titanium in my neck?

I have a metallic taste in my mouth what are the possibilities that this is a reaction to the titanium in my neck?

No.: The area of your neck has no contact with the digestive tract, where taste take place. Titanium is tasteless. ...Read more

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Why would you get metallic taste in mouth when exercising and getting upper left chest and neck discomfort, deep heaviness?

Why would you get metallic taste in mouth when exercising and getting upper left chest and neck discomfort, deep heaviness?

See your physician: You should see your physician and have all symptoms examined, perhaps run few tests. Then see your dentist ...Read more

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Neck pain metallic taste in mouth, are these connected to seizures?

Neck pain metallic taste in mouth, are these connected to seizures?

Neck pain: Nick pain may be from seizure, but metallic taste could be side effect of meds. Or drugs.
Or allergy to them.
Metallic taste also could be one if the signs of certain diseases, consult your doctor if condition persists. ...Read more

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I have migraine (prone to migraines), neck is very stiff and sore and have a metallic taste in mouth. What could be the cause of this?

I have migraine (prone to migraines), neck is very stiff and sore and have a metallic taste in mouth. What could be the cause of this?

MD and DDS: I suggest you consult with a physician regarding the migraines and stiff neck. Regarding the metallic taste, some medications can cause this. You should also see a dentist as there may be some dental issues as well. ...Read more

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What is the cause of this metallic taste in my mouth? I have had it for 6 weeks. I also have lower back pain and neck pain.

What is the cause of this metallic taste in my mouth? I have had it for 6 weeks. I also have lower back pain and neck pain.

Metallic Taste: Metallic taste can be from restorations, old fillings, diet, and a myriad of other possibilities. Go to your doctor to determine the diagnosis. ...Read more

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Are back and neck pain, heart burn, and a metallic taste in the mouth associated with a heart attack?

Are back and neck pain, heart burn, and a metallic taste in the mouth associated with a heart attack?

Yes Possibly: However at your age, unless you have a string family history of heart attacks at young age I wouldn't be so concerned. Most likely its heartburn/gerd, but to really sure I would speak with your doctor further about this. ...Read more

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Chronic neck, jaw, face, ear, shoulder and other ligament /joint pains but last few months get metallic taste in mouth only when pain comes on, why?

Chronic neck, jaw, face, ear, shoulder and other ligament /joint pains but last few months get metallic taste in mouth only when pain comes on, why?

2 separate condition: 1. Dysgeusia is a change in your sense of taste due to a variety of causes; from anxiety to dental problems and treatments. 2. TMJ disorder. See Orofacial Pain practitioner for proper diagnosis and treatment. Take care. ...Read more

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Metallic taste in mouth?

Metallic taste in mouth?

Metallic taste/mouth: There are many causes of metallic taste in mouth
1 many prescription and over the counter meds can cause it
2 dental infection or gum disease and dental fillings
3 bleeding from gums, sinuses or nose
if it is persistant you should check with your dentist and your doctor and list all the meds you are taking including over the counter meds. ...Read more

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What causes a constant metallic taste in mouth?

What causes a constant metallic taste in mouth?

Medications or resto: Both can cause a metallic taste in the mouth. Silver fillings tend to leach out a metallic taste when they encounter acid (juice, bacteria). ...Read more

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What are the causes of metallic taste sensation in mouth?

What are the causes of metallic taste sensation in mouth?

Many causes: There are many causes of metallic tastes in your mouth. Some cause are medications, oral infections, dry mouth, sinus infections, vitamin deficiencies and many many more. This can't be diagnoses here. It is best to see a dentist about this. ...Read more

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Metallic taste in mouth, what could it be? Not on any drugs

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Metallic taste in mouth, what could it be? Not on any drugs

Thrush: Thrush or candidiasis is a fungal infection in the mouth that typically causes a metalic taste in the mouth. There are many other causes including side effect to drugs, dehydration, or just poor dental hygiene. See your dentist for an exam. ...Read more

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Why do I have a metallic taste in my mouth?

Why do I have a metallic taste in my mouth?

See your doctor: These symptoms can only be adequately diagnosed only after a thorough evaluation by your doctor. This may include labs and other satudies. Once all of the information is in, your doctor can let you know what's going on, and what to do to help you. ...Read more

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What would cause a metallic taste in my mouth?

What would cause a metallic taste in my mouth?

Metallic taste: A metallic taste in the mouth can be due to a variety of causes including medications, dental/gum problems, poor oral hygiene, mouth breathing, dry mouth, dehydration, common cold, upper respiratory infection, aging, and neurological disorders. In many cases, the metallic taste will disappear on its own when the underlying condition, such as an upper respiratory infection, is resolved. ...Read more

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Could eating chia seeds cause metallic taste in mouth?

Could eating chia seeds cause metallic taste in mouth?

Chia seeds: There is no definitive cause of metallic taste in the mouth, but there are numerous possibilities.
If you had no metallic taste before eating the seeds, and if the metallic taste disappears if you stop eating the seeds, then it may be the seeds.
If the metallic taste lingers, see your dentist or ENT specialist for an examination. ...Read more

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I have the worst metallic taste in my mouth. What is it?

Dysgeusia: Is a change in your sense of taste due to a variety of causes; from medication you may be taking to dental problems. In your case pregnancy-related (estrogen) changes in your sense of smell may also lead to dysgeusia. It is very common condition in pregnancy and will be solved soon. With Geographic tongue people may notice they have a“bitter” or “metallic” taste in their mouths. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have a metallic taste in my mouth. Should this be a concern?

I have a metallic taste in my mouth. Should this be a concern?

Get it checked: Metallic tastes could be from most anything. It would be wise to have it evaluated by your physician or dentist to determine what is the root cause of this problem. ...Read more

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What to do if I have this weird metallic taste in my mouth. What should I do?

Get it checked: Usually a metallic taste is pus. You may have an infection. Have your dentist check you for a tooth or gum infection. ...Read more

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I taste a metallic taste in my mouth, it happens in the evening what causes this?

Many things: Metallic taste is associated with galvanic reactions in your mouth, foods you eat, parotid gland cancer, a visit ti the dentist is a good idea. ...Read more

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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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Feel metallic taste in the mouth and nausea.?

Medications?: Metallic taste is often a side effect of certain medications. Your post did not say. Discuss your problem with your physician. ...Read more

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I have a metallic taste in my mouth and slurred speach. My toungue feels strange. What could be the cause?

I have a metallic taste in my mouth and slurred speach. My toungue feels strange. What could be the cause?

Called Parageusia: This is the medical term for a bad taste in the mouth. One common form is the metallic taste of food. It is most commonly a side effect of medication.

If the metallic taste is associated with disturbed speech then one must consider complex partial seizures.

You should seek the advice of a neurologist to seek an answer to this problem. Good luck and I hope this helps. ...Read more

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Do iron pills leave a metallic taste in your mouth?

Do iron pills leave a metallic taste in your mouth?

They can: Iron supplements can cause a metallic taste in your mouth. There are also many other causes. Vitamin deficiencies, periodontal disease, medications, hormonal changes, diabetes and other metabolic diseases can also cause this. ...Read more

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Why am I having this metallic taste on roof of mouth?

Leaking filling: You could have an old dental amalgam filling which is leaking and the taste could be perceived as metallic. ...Read more

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I have a metallic taste in my mouth, can I be pregnant?

Metallic taste: Probably the most common cause of a metallic taste is as a result of many medications. There are other dental and medical causes. See: http://www. Livestrong. Com/article/86757-causes-metal-taste-mouth/. ...Read more

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Thyroid (Definition)

The thyroid is an endocrine gland that sits in the lower part of the neck. It produces thyroid hormone - which ...Read more


Metallic Taste In Mouth (Definition)

A metallic taste in the mouth is an abnormal or unusual taste in the mouth, sometimes ...Read more