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Can some pills cause loss of taste?

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In brief: Yes.

Clarithromycin in particular causes a taste perversion (everything tastes metallic).
Some can also numb the tongue locally, like lidocaine.

In brief: Yes.

Clarithromycin in particular causes a taste perversion (everything tastes metallic).
Some can also numb the tongue locally, like lidocaine.
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