Changes in taste are a much-overlooked phenomenon globally. In fact for me, beer is one of the very few things that tastes better now. While the most common causes of smell disturbance are nasal and sinus disease, upper respiratory infection and head trauma, frequent causes of taste disturbance include oral infections, oral. My started yesterday afternoon. A few years ago I had Bells Palsy, but this didnt happen then. 6 months ago I had a root canal through a crown, this bad medicine/metallic taste has been bothersome eversince. The taste is so bad at this point I can't stand it and the dentist says he has grown to attached to saving this tooth to remove it. Although i may try the toothpaste thing. That sounds great so anemia low blood count iron low Iodized salt has a metallic taste and can cause a burning sensation in the mouth. Abscess is a type of infection in which the infection spreads to the gums. Testimonials, case studies, and examples found on this page are results that have been forwarded to us by users of ProDentim products and related products, and may not reflect the typical purchaser's experience, may not apply to the average person and are not intended to represent or guarantee that anyone will achieve the same or similar results. A pocket of pus (like a large pimple) on your gum line near the affected tooth. This was the most scarry and awful experience (my dentist couldnt tell me what was wrong). vit c also helps and its perhaps the bad teeth bacteria which could be an annoying cause. If possible, avoid hot drinks and soup for the first 24 hours. You do know that you have to rinse real well after each use of the symbicort to prevent Thrush. I have had this salty taste for many months. maybe there must be a difference in quality of the toothpaste. Any ideas ? my diet is not brilliant and erratic, It's used for teeth that have decay within the pulp. It feels like acid on my teeth, sides of mouth and tongue. I ended up in the emergency room because my blood pressure went off the scale extrememly high.I told the doctors the salty taste in my mouth they looked at me like I had three heads. Since then I've had the most awful taste in my mouth - nothing I do shifts. Is magic mouthwash a good medicine for this problem. So you may have such an infection and note even know it. I wish I could. My doctor says my mouth seems healthy . My adrenals are pumping to much . Posts: 1 Let me tell you about my experiences. Let us know if these changes make a difference. Help docs! Im sure it is not ketosisbut could be for you. Get prescriptions or refills through a video chat, if the doctor feels the prescriptions are medically appropriate. Sometimes, the cause of this problem cannot be medically ascertained. It only lasted for few minutes but enough to frighten me. What could I do to eliminate the problem?? For these, please consult a doctor (virtually or in person). Sudden, extreme sensitivity to hot or cold. The only other unusual thing that happened that year was that I lost 40-50 lbs., but the loss was gradual over a period of about six months total and was done sensibly, through daily exercise and improved eating habitsno fad stuff, special food or pills, or diet products of any kindonly good eating and lots of hard work : ). Other than that there are many reasons for a foul taste in mouth such as medications, infection of gums or cavities in teeth, post nasal drip as in sinusitis, salivary glands infection, pharyngitis or strep infection, dentures and artificial tooth or filling of dental cavities, Sjogren's syndrome and copper or lead toxicity, poor oral hygiene . Neither has the intensity of salty taste increased during today. Low energy or fatigue. Your body may have a salty taste because of any nutritional deficiency. This can happen for a number of reason, such as eating sharp foods, like chips, or brushing your gums too aggressively.. I am going to try drinking alot of water see if it has something to do with toxicity in my body. if so, why has it only just started happening?). Nature. I know that your circumstances may seem hopeless right now but Please do not quit before the miricle happens. One Dr. tells me its my deviated septum. what's in it, will it go away? I tried different diets, eliminating certain foods (yeast etc.). I will pray for you. I take Potassium suppliments to try to help my kidneys balence the amount in my body but not sure if it is helping or not. Sometimes when I drink water (bottled or tapped, it tastes like salt water, when it first happned i asked my friends to taste it and they said it tasted like ordinary water, I assumed it was the chinese meal i just had. Ive tried everything I know. Syn: adventivelobe. I now have pounding headaches, blurred vision and lack of energy. Thanks and good luck to everyone, Did you find this post useful? What shoul I do??????? My teeth feel funny after root canal and funny chemical taste in my mouth, is this normal? God bless. The majority of the comments submitted had been to the dentist. Gets depressing to hear. On day 4 I took a single dose of oral steroid paste and since that very point in time have had an overwhelming salty taste which has not diminished over this last week. Strange. Salty taste can be a side effect of dry mouth caused by certain medications, tobacco use, and cancer treatment, among other reasons. The new crown will be ready in a few weeks but is it worth it at $650 if the taste continues, am just losing hope here. Home remedies Home remedies a person may wish to try include: drinking water practicing daily oral hygiene rinsing. Since last year, that salty taste is constant. I have noticed that my inner lips look red and a bit puffy, but don t hurt. The taste after a root canal is caused by the medication, Sodium Hypochlorite (a cleaner and disinfectant) that was used during the root canal procedure leaking out past the temporary filling. and I used Alo dent mouthwash triple action + toothpaste same as instruction my dentist. 10. And when I wake up nauseated as it happens sometimes, i realized its not the salty taste its Stevia the new wonder sugar without calories and the new and added vanilla Stevia, heavenly , until you realize that if you use it often you get you feel like throwing up since ive stopped or greatly reduced, i dont feel sick anymore well not as often. The endodontist will. It may be leaking out past the temporary filling material. I hate this and cant bear it any longer. AFTER ANY ROOT CANAL A CAP SAME AS CROWN IS NECESSARY TO KEEP TOOTH FROM Part of root canal treatment includes sealing the tooth at both ends. To control discomfort, take pain medication as recommended. Also cut cigarettes to seven per day. Press Esc to cancel. An old filling made of metal can become loose and you will have a metallic taste in your mouth. What could possibly be causing this horrible taste? Ive had every test under the sun.. blood, iron, thyroid, etc. Sensitivity while chewing and biting. The only exercise i can do is in the water. I have a tooth in the back of my mouth that had a root canal done one year ago. hope we can all find an answer to this. In short, I have attributed this and other health maladies to my dental work. A nagging toothache. I am wondering if we are all getting sodium fluoride poisioning from the water we drink, filter, and bathe in. Please note that the information we provide is not intended to replace consultation with a qualified medical professional. Root canal 5days ago. But the spot that caused the problem was right under my sinus Ed ? Sometimes I feel so depressed over it I contemplate suicide. I had the endoscopy and he did not think it was from lthe gerd. Ive had that salty taste in my mouth since I went to the dentists to pull out a tooth. These spots often have a consistency similar to cottage cheese. 1 y You may even have a bad taste in your mouth. I have all that as well. Video chat with a U.S. board-certified doctor 24/7 in less than one minute for common issues such as: colds and coughs, stomach symptoms, bladder infections, rashes, and more. I have a water softener also and told my husband a while before that I could actually taste the chemicals in the water, but only at certain times. I suffered from a strong salty taste in the mouth starting last January. Usually a warm salt water mouth rinse after a root canal keeps the amount of bacteria in the mouth lower and is simply just going one step further. Unfortunately, it turns out an infection had already started in the tooth root underneath the old filling, so a few days later the pain began, and it got worse immeasurably over a few more days, culminating in a mostly-dead tooth and a root canal. If it is not sealed off bacteria will get in there no matter how many warm salt water rinses are done . Take Care and God Bless. ITS VERY ANNOYING AND UNCOMFORTABLE. I have been having a very salty taste in my mouth for months. Pregnancy can cause your gums to become sensitive, and they may even bleed. I have tried everything suggested above including various mouthwashes, anti-biotics, cat scan for sinus problem -nothing. Search burning tongue syndrome. I am an athlete how is very health conscious and nutrition oriented, and work out daily. I feel a continous salty mouth since about a month, P.S. For the past 8 hours I have felt the persistent urge to throw up, and the stronger the taste gets, the more nautious i become. Your teeth are comprised of a few different things rather than just being a hard piece of bone. In general, however, it is possible to get braces after a root canal. Hoping to push out what remained of my sore throat and any possible infection. Aint life grand! Common factor: Alergies: for me yes (alergy tablets seemed to help) Acid reflux or Gerd as they say now: yes (I take tums) recent dental: Crown :yes : root canal :no but it was awful close to that Severity :laying down: yes mine would get relieved severity: did not notice after meals mostly late at night: but yes after I ate supper. Please help me with some advise to give her. I ate popcorn today and now my lips are burning! Many teeth feel "different" for a while after root canal therapy. I also have a very salty taste in my mouth, seems to be from my lips and the tip of my tongue. I did for 2 1/2 months and stopped when my taste was messed up. Mercury sickness is a real sickness, although its connection with metal amalgam fillings is controversial. I have had a metallic taste in my mouth for over a year, i thought it was dental related, but i had deep cleaning, root canal but still have metallic taste. Im not ill.. havent been in the past year. So in this case, Iodoral and fear combined to produce the same or nearly the same effect; thats the most likely explanation. She has severe migraines at times and takes medication for them. Dentist Sugar Land TX. You are the first to say baking soda , fingers crossed it is bakingsoda as q10 made me less fatigue. Im at a lost to find some help for this problem. i went to the dentist for a cleaning, and the next day it was gone. Now, Im waiting to see if my taste buds return to normal over the next few days. LOL, believe it or not, its pathetic, but true. But, like I said, I can go over my lips with my tongue and there is no pain. For potential or actual medical emergencies, immediately call 911 or your local emergency service. A dental abscess is an infection with pus localized around the tip of the tooth root (apex) due to bacteria that killed the dental pulp and try to spread outside the tooth canal. I also have high blood pressure and am on two medications for that (the second medication was added that same summer when my doctor saw that my BP was starting to creep up again after being controlled for several years, but I think I was already having the taste alteration thing before the introduction of the new med.) My doctor told me to try some Tylenol for arthritis, which might help me with my plantar fascitis pain, and not give me the broken blood capillaries that I get from ibuprofen. WILL KEEP YALL POSTED MAYBE ILL FIND A BREAK THROUGH TO HELP US ALL . Ive had ringing in the ears for months, I hear crickets, constantly, louder at night, unbearable at times. I am having salty taste now after winter of sinus drip & inner mouth shrivel in up around teeth leaving imprints. I started tasteing salty. In the meantime, I have to live with this. Come to find out, he was a research doctor who said it was from depression and he wanted ot give me magnetic stimulation of the brain and i refused. I was told by a medical personnel that I should increase my Zinc intake, drink a lot more water use lemon drops by\ut guess what It is still there There seems to varied causes of this so obviously there might be varied cures. this is the first time in my life that i have had this weird salty taste, in my mouth. I have had precisely the same problem for a week, I am otherwise completely healthy. Again, this is my personal opinion. I have salty taste already two months now this really make me stress and so depress, i had my blood test done a weeks ago the doctor said i have a week bug in my stomach, he gv me anti-biotic i finished taking them still salty taste.. i am getting crazy !!! Cancer -let's kick it in the butt! At that time, Id had a lot of dental work done, including a root canal and a couple of crowns. As a result, it can change the way your mouth tastes and even the smell of your breath. A root canal treatment can save your tooth and stop further decay and infection. it was tied to hemorrhoids and, fortunately, not a more dangerous situation. Posts: 3,232. started amoxicillin before root canal 250mg 3x day for 8 days. I am really at my wits end. I lay in bed a lot and watch movies to take my mind off it. A crown covers and protects the tooth from breaking in the future. I have had a sour taste in my mouth for two years. My son had a root canal which also bothered him for a long time afterwards. I shall drink more water and hope it goes away but if not may visit my dentist. mild anxiety? Please seek some support. To someone else have altered sense of taste/smell. every day to see if it goes. Went to a dentist &had infected tooth (sour taste) he cleaned it up &said it should be good until i get root canal but my mouth is still sour&nauseous? This work was done over a period of a couple of months and I noticed the taste changes while in the final phase of the work. Also, maintain oral hygiene and use mouthwash after brushing twice daily. 9. It drove me crazy. I am so torn at this point as to having a tooth removed because of this awful taste that won't go away. I have lost 10 pounds, also. I have lichen planus (an autoimmune disorder of the mouth). In this way the tooth can remain in the mouth. Pimples on gums can be painful and unsightly. I have been diagnosed with high blood pressure and I have been taking synthroid for years, also started taking an iodine supplement. Effects of Bifidobacterium probiotic on the treatment of chronic periodontitis: A randomized clinical trial. I ended up throwing it out. So I then thought that I am just sensitive to everything, but I can still taste the salt taste even as Im typing this. The mostly salty taste now, has persisted. This is really weird, I have had the same thing happen to me and now my mouth is dry and if i9 try to eat my belly gets upset reel bad and my mouth is salty all the time and I am swooshing nystatin in my mouth and it dont work so now I got to find out what this is. Do NOT drink through a straw. save your teeth if you can. Good luck, your not alone. i have no scientific evidence to support this and it could be nothing more than a coincidence but i dont think so, good luck to all. The verse u r the salt of the earth . is pain bad. Someone told me that Stevia is a good product if you take it directly from the branchanyway thats for nausea, salty taste I cant do anything about and frankly its not that big a deal to me. Timeline: mine started after crown in february this year my . Usually, the last step after root canal treatment is the placement of a crown on the tooth. Lugals is great for your health cant see why it would cause any trouble unless it is drawing out the excess salt in your system ? Doctors have dubbed such kind of a phenomenon as phantom taste. I did some internet sleuthing and found out that a persistent salty or metallic taste in your mouth can be caused by fear. I have had salty taste in my mooth for years, sometimes worse, other times a bit better. A root canal treatment can save your tooth and stop further decay and infection. I have this terrible taste in my mouth now for almost 6 months. I am on the 26th day of a weight loss program using HCG. I do know your pain, I wish I could help. SelfDecode Supplements. Bacterial infections maybe? The taste in the mouth is awful and it's coming from the surgical site. I have been wondering if it is caused by my thyroid medication. I have always been a fearful person and anxious and i wonder if nerves are a cause. Ask the Dentist. it was obviiously too much for my system that I couldnt get rid of the salty taste, my blood pressure rose. We encourage you to inform your physician of changes you make to your lifestyle and discuss these with him or her. Experience Life. Another condition that can result in an odd taste in the mouth is menopause. Anybody else have this problem.They pushed the temporary crown pretty deep to make sure nothing could get under it but the taste persists and it fact is worse. However, if I pull the lips out I see little bumps whicfh Im sure I did not have before. Temperature sensitivity is common, meaning cold and hot things that touch your tooth will hurt. It may be the cause but Ive read that after long-term use of SSRI Which I have to take if I want to breathe and not be in constant panic mode, unfortunately long-term usage causes all kinds of problems with thyroid and sinus and Ive accepted that stupid salty taste because I cant stop taking the medication If I stop, this time I wont survive the constant attack on my nervous system so basically I try to drink more water, but i wont stop my coffee in the morning. Is it normal, after having a dental implant, to have a very strong salty & metal taste in your mouth? Medium. Frontiers in Microbiology. The GI doctor told me that my esophagus was inflamed and that it was GERD. My mouth has nearly stopped burning. Joined: 23 Aug 2007. I am going to try bottled water now and have some actimel I have had this salty tast in my mouth for the past week. Salt od? Some people report symptoms beyond the mouth that they attribute to metal amalgam fillings. Let us know when you feel better. I have had a salty taste in my mouth after after having a dental cleaning. I still have the salty thing going on most of the time, no matter what I eat or drink. Its the weirdest thing I have ever experienced. We practice dentistry in an integrative way, because we understand the mouth-body relationship and perform procedures backed by scientific studies and evidence. I drank 1.5L of Evian water between 2pm-5pm, every day for 3 days. i immediately changed my diet and began taking iron supplements to get the blood readings back up the normal range. Has anyone else here ever had a sensitivity to metal like that? will keep you posted . I solved my salty mouth by taking actimel or any other good bacteria drink daily, I did not read everybodys post, however I wonder if you guys had experimented the same thing that I had. All fluids and foods are now tainted. This can lead to a metallic or salty taste in the mouth; however, the taste or sensation may differ for each woman. The last page is treatment/home remedies. The standard thyroid tests tell nothing. If I find something that works for me, Ill make another post. Role of lactobacillus reuteri in human health and diseases. An oral surgeon operated on it and took out the core. It was not cancerous. - Yvonne, Ive had almost the same experience. If you are pregnant, nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition, consult your physician before using our products. Mood disorders. Any underlying medical or dental disease may be other chronic causes. Dry Mouth Xerostomia (dry mouth) means you're not getting enough saliva to keep your oral tissues lubricated. Others may provide some temporary isolation. I still have the problem. He found H. pylori (bacteria) in my stomach, put me on the appropriate medicine and believe it or not, my mouth is normal again! Top answers from doctors based on your search: Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone. One of the most likely causes of a metal taste in the mouth is a loose filling. The only thing that has changed is my New Years resolution to cut my usual 1 to 2 glasses of red wine per evening during the week. I am hoping for that, but like I said, Ive had my problem for quite a while now. You will be in my prayers tonight. After going to bed with a stuffy nose, you may wake up the next day with a dry, sticky mouth that feels covered in mucus. i ran through the laundry lists of possible culprits, most of which were mentioned in the above thread. It,s about three or four days now. $ Could the crackling be caused by galvanic currents I do have dissimilar metals in my mouth - the new crown is zirconium, adjacent teeth have white fillings, and a crown on the other side . I cant stand sweet stuff, (too salty). Tea (with milk and sugar) once my favourite drink is now repulsive. Lay off of tea and sodas also. I just want to curl up in a ball and hide. Good luck to you and I hope you get all your issues resolved soon. Acid Reflux makes me play with it look like old nursing home lady wiggling I told my wife they must have had sweetened tea in both containers, and then I put extra sweetener in mine, because it was REALLY sweet! Ive been meaning to get back to the dentist to ask about this, but have not been feeling too good lately and think they wont have an answer anyway. My GP was no help, but my dentist cured the problem as follows: Causes of loose fillings There are a number of reasons why a metal filling may be loose. If it persists I will see a doctor and get checked for H. pylori (bacteria). May I please ask I had a root canal a few months ago. I did not have this the first time. I had root filling in a tooth a couple of months ago I mention it only because others (above) see a potential link. My root canal is loose on one side and started getting bad taste in mouth. Just take some mild salt water gargles as recommended above. I do have a lot of mucous and it does taste very salty. This generally is caused by the medication that was used during the root canal procedure leaking out past the temporary filling. About a week ago we went out to Arbys for a meal. 2020:172-183 -, Scepano T. How probiotics prevent tooth decay: The case of lactobacillus paracasei. Also, crowns in general can cause gum recession so pushing the crown deep into the gum line may not be the correct thing to do - you may want to see a periodontist to check if a pocket has developed around the base of the tooth that would allow plaque or tartar to build up beneath the gum surface which can cause this taste (and odor) and can be removed. I just found out i have cancer. Starting to freak out. I plan to have my dental work replaced with composite materials after I save some money. Repeat every few hours if needed. It all falls into the galvanic current issue some foods/liquids are more conductive than others. I have been reacting to a lot of things lately as my body seems to not tolerate much of anything anymore, so I thought this was just another of those strange things happening to me that I dont know why. I had a root canal done 3 days ago. I drink alot more water as in like at the very least 6 glasses every day. What is Menieres Disease Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment and Outlook, Try not to use any tobacco products until the taste fades away, If you are having salty taste in the mouth due to some medicated drugs changing the drug use may be of some help, If the salty taste in the mouth is due to a bad bacterial infection then the salty taste will also fade away once you get over with the bacterial infection, Exclude acidic foods like coffee, soft drinks, orange juice, tomatoes, etc, You could get rid of the problem by increasing the fluid intake, Cinnamon and similar spices should be avoided, Try to change your toothpaste as it might be causing that bad taste, Washing your mouth with plain water may also reduce the problem to a certain extent, If the problem persists despite trying the home remedies you should consult a doctor to know the root cause of it and act accordingly, Some of the possible signs of salty taste in mouth are occasional nausea, You could also have a feeling of air coming into your mouth causing an awful lingering salty taste. No caffeine, alcohol, tomatoes, chocolate, mint, spicy food, dairy. In general, the pain should gradually subside on its own as the area continues to heal. A salty taste by itself is often due to dehydration or a dry mouth. the concurring sinus drip could be coincidence then Some of the affordable home remedies for salty taste in the mouth are as follows: Doctors sometimes refer to epilepsy, migraine, and brain tumor as possible reasons of salty taste in mouth in very rare cases. 2022, January 14 -, Schlagenhauf U, Jockel-Schneider Y. Probiotics in the management of gingivitis and periodontitis. I dont care to eat unless is is sherbert or someting else that covers the taste. Two days later, I too have this salty taste. As a drink I got unsweetened ice tea, my favorite, and as usual picked up 3 of the pink sweetener packets, but put one back. Then this morning, drinking my coffee (black, no sugar, as always) at breakfast, it tasted really salty. it is worth it. He finally did have the tooth pulled and had a tooth implanted. and it was very annoying. 2019, December 12 -, Invernici MM, Salvador SL, Silva PH, et al. armenian population in los angeles 2020,