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I have small round bumps on back of tongue, and a coating

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I have small round bumps on back of tongue, and a white coating generally on the whole tongue. Taste buds are also not tasting very well.
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 3 months ago.

Hello, this is Dr. David. I am reviewing your question now and will be with you momentarily.

Expert:  Dr. David replied 3 months ago.

sorry you have this bump.

do you have acid reflux?

acid reflux of stomach acid up from your stomach can inflame taste buds in the bad of your throat and and swell up taste buds there.

white coating can be from dry mouth, not drinking enough water, sinus congestion.