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What does it mean when your tongue is black and has pink bumps on it is that a sign of something?

6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Raj Upadya
Dentistry - Cosmetic
2 doctors agree

In brief: Medication?

Several medications could cause tongue darkening including bismuth (pepto bismol).
.. Also certain wines can darken the tongue to that extent as well...

In brief: Medication?

Several medications could cause tongue darkening including bismuth (pepto bismol).
.. Also certain wines can darken the tongue to that extent as well...
Dr. Raj Upadya
Dr. Raj Upadya
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Dr. Jonathan Engel
Dentistry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: See your dentist

It is possible that you have what is called hairy tongue syndrome (which is benign) but only your dentist can tell you for sure.

In brief: See your dentist

It is possible that you have what is called hairy tongue syndrome (which is benign) but only your dentist can tell you for sure.
Dr. Jonathan Engel
Dr. Jonathan Engel
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Dr. Arnold Malerman
Dentistry - Orthodontics

In brief: Antibiotics

Antibiotics can change the bacteria in your mouth allowing this to happen.
Consult with your dentist.

In brief: Antibiotics

Antibiotics can change the bacteria in your mouth allowing this to happen.
Consult with your dentist.
Dr. Arnold Malerman
Dr. Arnold Malerman
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