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When I Purge I Get Yucky Taste In My Mouth How Do I Get Rid Of This
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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
See a dentist: The most common reason for a bad taste is beccause your mouth is unhealthy. Infections and gum disease will cause bad breath and bad tastes. See a dentist and find out exactly what is going on in your mouth and get the treatmetn you need to fix this problem. It will not get better on its own. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am feeling a waxy taste in my mouth that i can not get rid of no matter how much water i drink.
What can i do to get rid of this feeling?
Dry Mouth: A waxy taste can have lots of causes. Are you taking medications? Medicines can alter the flora in the mouth. Do you have associated dry mouth? Many drugs like anti-depressants, anti-histamines can make the mouth dry. Dehydration can lead to altered taste and dry mouth. Get a clinical dental examination. Frequent sips of cold water, chewing sugar free gum, improve your hygiene and do not smoke. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Brush tongue/palate: your bad breath is probably not due to mucus in your stomach.... bad breath is most commonly caused by the mouth itself. make sure when you brush to also brush your tongue and palate (the hard roof of your mouth). bacteria love those two places as much as teeth and gums. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Take a hot steamy: shower or turn on the kettle and breathe in the steam (not too close!) That should help. Over the counter expectorants might also help to loosen the mucous. Use as directed on the bottle. ...Read more
Nose&MouthRConnected: What kind of gas? Burp gas (beer burp? pizza burp? fish burp? garlic? onion? pate de foie gras?)? Butt gas? Strep throat smell? Smell of rotting dingo? All of which is to say: modify your diet, make sure you don't have an oral, lung, or dental infection. that your sinuses are open and clean. And that you're not high on a combination of ecstasy and DMT. Maybe check with your dentist or regular doc ...Read more
I always have a lot of flem in my throat! Causes me to get choked and gag a lot. How do I get rid of it?
Post nasal drip: It is hard to say without a proper physical exam but it sounds like you may have post-nasal drip. Basically, this is caused by a chronic stuffy nose which causes fluid to build up in your throat. Sometimes antihistamine medicines such as claritin (loratadine) or zyrtec help. ...Read more
Depends on source: If the ulcer is traumatic in nature, it must be protected until healing can proceed. If the ulcer is infectious in nature (viral) or you have canker sores or if it is due to autoimmune issues, it just needs to heal on it's own. Some allergies can cause ulceration of oral tissues. If this is the cause, the offending substance must be identified and removed. ...Read more
Afraid because I really hope I don't have to throw up because I have emetophobia (fear of throwing up). how do I get rid of this and get to sleep?
Steam/water vapor: The burning sensation is due to inflammation of the nasal mucosa. Doing steam or water vapor inhalation will provide some relief. A cold will pass in a couple of days. You may take some acetaminophen/Tylenol for relief of pain and fever. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Drink enough water daily so that your urine is mostly colorless. Practice safe sex. ...Read more
Hard to fix: The odor from intestinal gas comes brom the breakdown of nutrients that you do not absorb, but feed various germs in your gut. They feed on the excess and create methane gas and other odors that depend on the germ and item consumed. Beano and Lactaid are two OTC products in the US that help some. Keep a food diary to see which ones make u gassy/then avoid them is a simple plan. ...Read more
See dentist: Your dentist can cauterize it with a simple painted on product. It won't heal it, but will prevent it from hurting. There are also dressings available that act like an oral bandage. ...Read more
Get seen: Your symptoms are vague enough that you need to be examined by a professional to get a diagnosis. I advise you to select an ENT since that doctor can examine your mouth and the internal aspect of your throat. Trouble swallowing may be a moderate trouble, like reflux, or a sign of disease which needs urgent treatment. Please get care soon. ...Read more
See a doctor ...: It might be hemorrhoids, in which case you could try OTC hemorrhoid preparations, like hydrocortisone. HOWEVER, it might be something more serious, so you should have it checked by your doctor or see a gastroenterologist (a specialist in that area). Your age is not listed in your records, but, the older you are, the greater risk you have of colon cancer, so, have a doc check it out. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Please tell us more: In what position do you feel better/ worse? What is the quality of pain--sharp, stabbing, pressure, bloating, gassiness? Where in your abdomen (right, mid, left) do you experience discomfort? Duration pain lasts? Is pain deep or superficial? Have you seen blood with stool or change in bowels? What activities proceed the pain? Any bladder/uti symptoms? Your doctor will need this info to help. ...Read more
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