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Burning sensation in heart, metallic taste in mouth. Is it heartburn?

I have a metallic taste in my mouth and have had a buringn sensation like hertburn. I have taken antacids over an hour ago and it is still persisting. It got to the point where I almost felt like I was giong to pass out. I am extremely tired too. Is that normal for heartburn to do this? I do not get it very often. I think once a few months ago after eating something greay and then when I was pregnant 8 years ago. I just don t remeber this as being part of the equation.
Asked On : Sat, 10 Nov 2012
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Thanks for sharing your concern with healthcare magic forum.

Burning sensation can be due to GERD refluxes.

Metallic taste in mouth usually occurs as a result of periconitis due to impacted wisdom tooth.

I would suggest you to visit a dentist and get a thorough clinical evaluation regarding this.

Swish with lukewarm saline frequently.

Usually in such cases,metronidazole along with analgesics and muscle relaxants has to be administered.

Meanwhile,take a balanced,nutritious diet without starving.

Do not take medicines in empty stomach,keep yourself hydrated.
Hope this helps.
Answered: Mon, 26 Aug 2013
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