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What Causes The Roof Of Your Mouth To Itch
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
Irritated: These areas may be irritated from food exposure. See your dermatologist for treatment and evaluation. ...Read more
The roof of my mouth itches but I never really eat anything around the time that it happens. Any ideas?
I have terrible allergies and the back of the roof of my mouth itches like crazy! How can I get it to stop?
The roof of my mouth, the soft part in the back. Itches and irritates me every morning. Maybe in the evening. It's getting annoying now. Why?
There are some researchers who believe that mouth breathing and associated hyperventilation causes or exacerbates asthma, high blood pressure, heart disease, and many other medical problems. Dentists are the first to identify the symptoms of mouth breathing.
Rec.: see your dentist for consultation, treatment or referral. ...Read more
The inside of my mouth itches so bad and I rubbed my tounge on the roof of my mouth. So now my gums are swollen and the corners of my mouth itches.
I'm not allergic to watermelons ove eaten it a binch but the last two times I've at it the roof of my mouth itches and so do the corners of my lips why is that?
OralAllergy Syndrome: Oral allergy syndrome may occur in up to one-third of individuals with seasonal allergies and results from a cross-reactivity between seasonal airborne pollen proteins (i.e. tree, grass, weed) with similar proteins that are found in various fresh fruits and vegetables. Common symptoms include itchiness, tingling and/or swelling of the mouth, tongue and throat, immediately after eating. ...Read more
The roof of my mouth itches a lot it's been getting very bad my left nostril had been itching to I have now seen little red dots in my mouth?
Once every two months I get a white bump on the exact same spot in roof of mouth. Sometimes it itches, sometimes sore. Away in about 1-2 weeks. Idea?
Roof of Mouth: I suggest this area be a examined by your dentist or an oral surgeon, preferably during the time you have the bump. ...Read more
Hi doctor. The roof of my mouth and nose itches at the same time. Sometimes I sneeze when I try to scratch with my tongue. Could this be an allergy?
I have these weird red spots on the roof of my mouth and back of my throat. No pain and itches sometimes dry mouth sinus drainage in throat only?
Have checked: The only good way to determine if something is abnormal or not is to have it evaluated by either a dentist or physician. I would suggest having it looked at by one of those health care providers. ...Read more
What causes itching in the back/roof of your mouth and tongue? I've had it on and off for 3 weeks. Inner ears itch sometimes too.
Allergic reaction: U can try OTC non-sedating antihistamines. Then try to identify what's the allergen. ...Read more
Yes-: If you break the surface lining that covers the roof of your mouth, microbes can invade the underlying tissue and cause an infection. This is especially true if you have severe dental caries or periodontal infection- that same bacteria causing these two conditions can invade the break in your palate, and cause infection. ...Read more
Hi, there my problem is last 2 weeks inside of mouth top roof right side is itching. Don't know the problem, wondering if someone can help me?
Intraoral Itching: See a dentist for an examination and evaluation. The cause of the itching will determine treatment, if any, and possible prevention. There are many possibilities here. ...Read more
You appear to be allergic to something you are either eating or breathing in....See your Primary Care Provider who may want you to see an allergist. In the meantime MAKE A LIST of everything you eat/drink etc
Hope this helps
Dr Z ...Read more
Yes: Many patients with environmental allergies experience what is called "oral allergy syndrome". Some foods that you eat may cross react in your body to pollens that have a similar molecular appearance. An example of this is watermelon and ragweed pollen. Granted, itching to the roof of your mouth could be from environmental allergies as well. ...Read more
The top of my mouth has been itchy. It's been getting worst, lately my left nostril and the roof of my mouth has been itching at the same time one ni?
Prolly grass pollen: Classic signs of respiratory allergy, Tiffany. And given the time of year in the US, if you're feeling it outdoors, it's pollen - both grass and trees are high right now, but even a few weeds are on my pollen rod when we read it these few days. It grabs what's in the air; we plate it onto a slide by hand, stain it red and check under a microscope. Find a local allergist to know for sure. ...Read more
See your physician: It would be prudent on your part to see your primary care physician or an ENT specialist to determine the cause and then suggest appropriate remedies. ...Read more
I have a white tongue and the roof of my mouth is white and dry, I keep getting vaginal itching but I don't know how to get rid of this?
I have year-round allergies. One symptom that is not helped by Claritin or Benadryl (diphenhydramine) is itching on the roof of my mouth. What will help?
I have year round nasal allergies and take zyrtec. One new symptom is itching on the roof of my mouth. Zyrtec and Benadryl (diphenhydramine) don't help. What will?
Other choices: Itching of the palate is not an uncommon symptom with allergies. This could be related to pollen-food allergy syndrome such as eating fresh apple (if you are allergic to birch tree), or melons (if you are ragweed allergic), etc. Trying a different antihistamine may help--like fexofenadine (allegra). ...Read more
I have the same problem with the roof of my mouth itching also the constant feeling of my ears draining or feels like fluid running into my throat?
Have bit of swelling, itching, burning on gums, roof mouth and tongue from Oral Allergy Syndrome, could throat swell/close or anaphylactic reaction?
Unlikely: Oral allergy syndrome per se is highly unlikely to cause any throat closure. However avoidance of the offending food or fruit is still the best treatment. ...Read more
23y.o female. Roof of mouth itching conbined with very sore throat. Fever101.6. Ear pain and itching as well. Thoughts?
Dr. Can check throat: New throat pain can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), or from some other cause such as allergies or irritants. Usually, a person sees the doctor if the sore throat is bothersome, recurrent, or doesn't go away quickly (mainly to check for strep throat)... or when she is an adult patient who also has a fever of 101.6. ...Read more
Fever x2d sore throat, muscle aches, red bumps on face&few on palms&roof of mouth&tonsils, itching on arms and back w no bumps a child in house has HFMD
Exposed to HFMD: You could have this viral illness but not wise to diagnose yourself so please get examined ...Read more
Woke up with random moving itches all over my body including mouth. No rash. I took benidryl which didn't help much. What should I do? Causes?
See Dr. If persists:
There are conditions from mild to serious, that can cause the skin to become itchy without a rash.
Sometimes an internal disease such as a thyroid problem, kidney disease, gallbladder, iron deficiency, allergy is causing your itching and you will need to manage this condition to relieve your symptoms. Moisturize dry skin, cool bath, oatmeal bath, Loratadine once a day, hydrocortisone cream. ...Read more
I have a 4 year old african american daughter who constantly scratches the top of her head because it itches. What can we use that won't cause dryness?
I have red tiny bumps on the back of my head. Got a haircut last week. It's also red around the bumps. It itches a bit. Can heat cause it?
I had little bit itching on my head. Then I shaved my head to 0. Now it itches too much. Is it skin disease or what may the cause be?
My throat itches a lot and often times I can spit out a tiny little food chunks which smell. I wonder what caused this?
See ENT: You should see ENT to find the cause of problem,? allergy or infection, ...Read more
Irritation/allergy: Irritation from licking the lips could cause this. A perioral dermatitis is another possibility. Hydrocortisone 1% cream (available otc) may help. Contact allergy is another possibility, and if the offending substance can be identified, avoidance is the best strategy. ...Read more
Often wake w/my face itching. Only itches right above mouth. Itching feeling is comin from a tickle inside my skin, not on the outside.
Normal: What you feel is the tissue reattaching and healing. As long as there is no pain all is well. ...Read more
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