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I have been having a strange taste in my mouth even after I brush my teeth; tastes like a trace of blood. What should I do?

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Dr. Shokri Wahib
Dentistry
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In brief: See dentist

If blood is in mouth after brushing, it would be important to see a dentist as soon as possible to rule out gum disease.

In brief: See dentist

If blood is in mouth after brushing, it would be important to see a dentist as soon as possible to rule out gum disease.
Dr. Shokri Wahib
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology

In brief: More history

Usually "dysgeusia" with an odd metallic taste is from taking medications (even calcium carbonate) or "just happens" & is never explained.
I trust you are otherwise well & do not have occupational exposure to lead, mercury, or cadmium. Try running floss across your tongue, and using plastic utensils.

In brief: More history

Usually "dysgeusia" with an odd metallic taste is from taking medications (even calcium carbonate) or "just happens" & is never explained.
I trust you are otherwise well & do not have occupational exposure to lead, mercury, or cadmium. Try running floss across your tongue, and using plastic utensils.
Dr. Ed Friedlander
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