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Why do I have a soapy taste in my mouth when I drink something?

Why do I have a soapy taste in my mouth when I drink something?

Soap?: First and foremost, make sure there isn't soap in what you are drinking. That being said, there are some reports that excess Fluoride consumption (in water or toothpaste/mouthwash) can lead to a soapy mouth sensation. ...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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Cause for weird taste in mouth soapy taste extra saliva?

Medications, illness: Side effects for many medicines include taste in mouth. Always good to be evaluated if it persists very long! ...Read more

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Can the medication gabapentin cause a soapy taste in your mouth?

Can the medication gabapentin cause a soapy taste in your mouth?

See doctor: A soapy taste is not typically caused by gabapentin. Make sure the glass you are using is clean. Check with your doctor about this. ...Read more

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I have a soapy taste in mouth. When salivating tastes of soap. When I try to eat food tastes of rubber. Now tongue swelled?

I have a soapy taste in mouth. When salivating tastes of soap. When I try to eat food tastes of rubber. Now tongue swelled?

See doctor: How long has the tongue been swollen since it may be the cause of your distorted taste? . I would suggest that you get your doctor to have a look at your oral cavity and perhaps a dental consult as well. ...Read more

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Why do I have a metal taste in my mouth?

Multiple causes: A metallic taste in your mouth can be indicative of blood, certain antibiotics, reflux, or a number of other things. Associated symptoms would make a big difference on the next steps in evaluation and treatment. The bottom line, go see your doctor for evaluation, especially if this is persisting. ...Read more

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Why do I have this yucky taste in my mouth every morning?

Why do I have this yucky taste in my mouth every morning?

Chronic gingivitis: Most likely is a chronic gingivitis or periodontists due to a bacterial inflammation of the gums. There is a possibility that during the night you are bruxing (clenching) your teeth and over using the mastication muscles, common cause for tension type headache located over your forehead. ...Read more

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What do I do? I have this weird taste in my mouth. *embarrassing*?

What do I do? I have this weird taste in my mouth. *embarrassing*?

See Your Dentist: Weird or altered taste in the mouth can be attributed to a number of different causes, the food we eat and drink, habits we may or may not have, issues with the tissues and/or supporting structures of the teeth as well as problems with the teeth. A visit with your dentist may be the best place to start. ...Read more

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Why do I have a sweet taste in my mouth? I haven't eaten anything sweet for a week.

Why do I have a sweet taste in my mouth? I haven't eaten anything sweet for a week.

See Physician: May be nothing. But may also signal onset of a systemic problem. Please see your GP as s starting point for evaluation. ...Read more

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I have a metalic taste in my mouth when I cough. What might be the cause.?

I have a metalic taste in my mouth when I cough. What might be the cause.?

Dydgeusia: Can be a sign of infection or hormonal change. See your doctor. ...Read more

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Bad taste in my mouth that's been there for days, and I'm not sick or anything. What could be the cause?

Bad taste in my mouth that's been there for days, and I'm not sick or anything. What could be the cause?

Periodontal disease: Gum (periodontal) disease is a common problem. It can be accompanied by foul breath and a foul taste in the mouth...Especially if one breaths through the mouth when asleep.
See a dentist for an examination and information about treatment. ...Read more

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Keep getting weird taste in my mouth. Kind of like what a pill aftertaste. No new meds. What could cause this?

Keep getting weird taste in my mouth. Kind of like what a pill aftertaste. No new meds. What could cause this?

Oral candidiasis: Or fungal infection, dirty tongue, gum disease, systemic disease (e.g. Diabetics), certain drugs (e, g, antibiotics) and dental caries are the common causes for having a foul taste in your mouth. All these conditions are treatable.
A examination by your dentist and by your doctor is warranted and will help reach a diagnosis and proper treatment. ...Read more

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I've been having a creamy taste in my mouth for a couple of weeks now as well as foamy saliva, is this cause for concern?

I've been having a creamy taste in my mouth for a couple of weeks now as well as foamy saliva, is this cause for concern?

See your dentist: See your own dentist who can examine you and better answer that question. When was your last dental check-up? ...Read more

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Recently I have started to wake up with a perfume taste in my mouth. I was wondering is there any possible cause for this?

Exposure: Are you exposed to perfume by chance? If not and you have no other symptoms and that sensation is only in A.M., you may need to have your mouth and dentition examined to begin with. ...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?

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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What is the cause of salt or blood taste in my mouth?

What is the cause of salt or blood taste in my mouth?

Gingivitis: Is a very common periodontal (gum) disease that causes bleeding, redness and swelling of your gums.
You may not have pain and be aware that you have the disease, but you should address this issue seriously. It can lead to advanced gum disease and tooth loss if untreated.
Rec.: see your dentist asap. ...Read more

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

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

Many reasons: 1. Galvanic action: 2 different metals in saliva, a conductive fluid. 2. Leaking or broken down fillings. 3. Gum disease can cause a metallic taste. 4. Medications that are taken. 5. Trapped food particles or foods you have eaten. Consider these reasons, brush and floss well, and seek professional advice if it persists. ...Read more

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What do I do? I have this weird taste in my mouth/dry mouth?

What do I do? I have this weird taste in my mouth/dry mouth?

See a dentist: You need an oral exam to determine the possible causes and to develop a plan to deal with the problem. ...Read more

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During a workout why do I have a metallic taste in my mouth?

Grinding/gingivitis: You may be grinding your teeth, or just clenching hard. If you have metallic restorations, you may be wearing them. Try an under armour mouth piece. Also you may have gum problems. See your dentist. ...Read more

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Why do I have bitter taste in my mouth and how can I treat it?

Why do I have bitter taste in my mouth and how can I treat it?

Failing crowns?: Have your dentist do a thorough check up to see if you have failing crowns or bridges. ...Read more

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What is the most common cause of a metallic taste in my mouth?

What is the most common cause of a metallic taste in my mouth?

Very common: A metallic tast in your mouth is quite common and is usually not serious.
It can be caused by some medications such as antibiotics, antidepressants, high blood pressure medications.
It can also be caused by poor dental hygiene, or oral infections such as an abcessed tooth or gum disease.
Sometimes the cause can not be found. The metallic taste usually will go away but this can take some time. ...Read more

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I've got a metallic taste in my mouth. What could cause this?

See dentist: You could have a vitamin deficiency. You could also have beginning periodontal disease. See a dentist to have your mouth evaluated. ...Read more

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What would cause my ingestion to leave a soap taste, in my mouth?

Let me explain: A soapy taste in the mouth could be the result of ingesting too much Fluoride (sodium fluoride), which can be poisonous to your health according to the centers for disease control. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of an unpleasant, bitter taste in my mouth?

What could be the cause of an unpleasant, bitter taste in my mouth?

Dysgeusia: Dysgeusia is the medical term for an impaired sense of taste. It can result in unpleasant taste sensations ranging from metallic to salty or bitter. The bad taste may also be described as foul or rancid. The severity of the bad taste varies among affected individuals. Dysgeusia can be caused by infections, inflammation, injury, or environmental factors. ...Read more

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Why do I have a nasty taste in my mouth? And how do I get rid of this?

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 more