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What causes sore tongue with burned taste buds?

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Posted on Tue, 19 Jul 2016
Question: My tongue is sore...like my taste buds have been burned. What is it?
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Answered by Dr. Priyanka Tiwari (26 minutes later)
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Hello XXXX,

Thanks for consulting Healthcaremagic .
This is Dr. Priyanka tiwari answering your query .

I have read your query and understand your concern . As far as sorness of tongue and burned taste buds is concerned it can be due to some common causes :
-Vitamin B12 and folate deficiency .
- Anemia (iron deficiency ).
- over usage of mouthwash .
- Depapillation of papillae .
- Medical condition like Diabetes , constipation .
- Drug induced .
- Anxiety and stress related .
For this I will suggest you some remedies : - Drink plenty of water . Avoid hot and spicy food . Maintain good oral hygiene . Use tongue scraper to clean your tongue . Take Vitamin B12 supplements by consulting with local doctor . Chew sugar free chewing gums .

Hope I have answered your query .
If you have further query I will be happy to help.
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What causes sore tongue with burned taste buds?

Brief Answer: Detailed below. Detailed Answer: Hello XXXX, Thanks for consulting Healthcaremagic . This is Dr. Priyanka tiwari answering your query . I have read your query and understand your concern . As far as sorness of tongue and burned taste buds is concerned it can be due to some common causes : -Vitamin B12 and folate deficiency . - Anemia (iron deficiency ). - over usage of mouthwash . - Depapillation of papillae . - Medical condition like Diabetes , constipation . - Drug induced . - Anxiety and stress related . For this I will suggest you some remedies : - Drink plenty of water . Avoid hot and spicy food . Maintain good oral hygiene . Use tongue scraper to clean your tongue . Take Vitamin B12 supplements by consulting with local doctor . Chew sugar free chewing gums . Hope I have answered your query . If you have further query I will be happy to help.