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Have a copper taste in mouth and tongue tingling

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Have a copper taste in mouth and tongue tingling
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Salar replied 8 years ago.
do you mean metallic taste in the mouth ? do you have any synptoms of cough, sinus issues, sore throat or acid reflux?
Customer: replied 8 years ago.
Expert:  Salar replied 8 years ago.
metallic taste in the mouth could be from several causes inclduing dental caries,use of antibiotics,sinus issues, sorethroat, stomach ulcers, acid reflux,over use of multivitamins, certain medicines like captopril and lidocaine.

it is important to clean the teeth atleast once per day.have citrus juices, lemonade and foods marinated in vinegar,rinse mouth with solution made of a teaspoon of salt and eight ounces of water.also can try over the counter prevacid .

If the above doesnt help with the metallic taste and tingling please see your doctor.

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Customer: replied 8 years ago.
Thank You very much.
Expert:  Salar replied 8 years ago.