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What is a good treatment dor burning mouth syndrome?

What is a good treatment dor burning mouth syndrome?

Depends on Cause: Many things can cause a burning mouth or tongue. If you can't get to a dentist, schedule an inbox consult with me at www.healthtap.com/douglasdds and I'll try to help. ...Read more

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Burning Mouth Syndrome (Definition)

Burning mouth syndrome causes chronic burning pain in your mouth. The pain from burning mouth syndrome may affect your tongue, gums, lips, inside of your cheeks, roof of your mouth, or widespread areas of your whole mouth. The pain can be severe, as if you ...Read more


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Is gabapentin a good treatment for burning mouth syndrome? Starting 300mg a day then 600 mg after 1 week.

Is gabapentin a good treatment for burning mouth syndrome? Starting 300mg a day then 600 mg after 1 week.

Gabapentin may help: Yes, Gabapentin can be used successfully to treat this condition. Other alternatives include Tricyclic antidepressants (amitriptyline) or SSRIs (like paxil (paroxetine) or zoloft.) There are some specific causes of burning mouth syndrome; so, please be sure to see your doctor if you haven't already. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for burning mouth syndrome? What tests should I have done? What kind of doctor should I see? I'm desperate for relief.

What is the best treatment for burning mouth syndrome? What tests should I have done? What kind of doctor should I see? I'm desperate for relief.

B12: You should check to be sure your levels of vitamin B12 intake are normal. Vitamin B12 deficiency is a common cause of burning mouth syndrome. Xerostomia, or dry mouth, is also a common cause of burning mouth syndrome dot ...Read more

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Does famotidine cause burning tongue?

Does famotidine cause burning tongue?

Not typical: Burning tongue is not a typical side effect of famotidine. Gerd can certainly cause this. Talk to your doctor about your symptoms. ...Read more

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What to do if I have a burning tongue and a headaches, what's wrong?

Could be: Burning mouth syndrome. Difficult to diagnose over the internet, but would recommend an evaluation by your dentist or physician to determine the cause and then prescribe the appropriate treatment. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Can burning tongue syndrome be caused by kissing someone?

Can burning tongue syndrome be caused by kissing someone?

Not likely: Burning tongue can be caused by a variety of things but kissing generally would not be a cause unless the person you kissed has a transmissable viral disease. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have sores and a burning tongue with invisalign?

No!: May be rough edge to the trays, although this is extremely rare. May be allergy to the plastic, also very rare. Most probably an infection, viral, bacteria, or fungal. Check in with both your General Dentist and with your Orthodontic Specialist for evaluation and Rx. ...Read more

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Do HPV oral warts cause pain or burning tongue?

Do HPV oral warts cause pain or burning tongue?

They can: Yes they can. There's not much you can do about it either, unfortunately. ...Read more

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