Top
10
Doctor insights on: What Is The Metallic Taste In My Mouth

Share
1

1
What is the metallic taste in my mouth when I use old silverwear?

What is the metallic taste in my mouth when I use old silverwear?

Galvanic Electricity: When two different metals are immersed in a salt containing solution such as saliva an electric current is generated. That electric current stimulates the nerves in the taste buds giving you that metallic taste. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer

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


2

2
What causes metallic taste in my mouth?

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

See 1 more doctor answer
3

3
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

See 2 more doctor answers
4

4
What could cause a metallic taste in my mouth at odd times?

OTC medicaions: Some otc meds. Has avery common side effect of a frquent metalic taste in mouth during the meds. Effect. Also some of us with old metalic fillings in our teeth experience the metalic taste specially when those old fillings starts to break and chip off. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
5

5
What would cause an occasional metallic taste in my mouth? The taste seems to intensify if i smell certain foods or hold certain foods that are salty.

GERD: The two most common causes of this are: gerd - gastroesophogealrefluxdisease where acid comes back up from your stomach and another possibility is that you have a necrotic or dead tooth that needs a root canal. A dentist can check for this. ...Read more

6

6
What exactly can be causing this metallic taste in my mouth?

Hard to say...: Without a medical history and an exam, it is difficult to tell you exactly what is your cause. Multiple factors contribute, including medications, hormonal changes, dental problems, etc. Please see your physician and dentist for evaluation. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
7

7
What reasons would I have a metallic taste in my mouth after oral sex?

What reasons would I have a metallic taste in my mouth after oral sex?

Oral sex only?: If this is the only time you experience it then you may want to carefully bring it up with your partner to see an ob/gyn. She may have a yeast infection or urinary tract infection. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
8

8
What could be causing an occassional metallic taste in my mouth? It does not happen every time I eat but with some certain foods or even smells

Metallic taste: Probably tasting copper, you may have some bleeding. See a Gum Specialist, a Periodontist, to evaluate for gum infection. May also be from change in Meds or supplements. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
9

9
What is the cause of a metallic taste in my mouth when I run?

Multiple possibility: Running increases your blood presure and could be causing an underlying infection to exude into your mouth. This is often described as a metalic taste. Medications are exuded in the saliva and this is a possible source. A visit with your dentist is advisable. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer

Metallic Taste In Mouth (Definition)

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