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Dryness on the tongue with white deposition with burnt feeling, has increased sensitivity to spicy foot, bad breath. How can I get rid of this?

few days ago my tongue started acting funny...its dry and slightly white i can have food but i can really taste the chilly and spice in my food and then i cant have it even though i could normally have really chilly/spicy food and also my mouth smells even if i brush and a film deposits on my teeth(like it happens when we get up) constantly feels like i have burned my toungue...
Asked On : Thu, 12 Jul 2012
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Answer to your problem lies in your question only. regularly taking very spicy food leads to such a problem. the smell is the result of dryness which is due to injury to the salivary glands which don't produce enough saliva to flush the food remnants left in the oral cavity.
All you need to do is to lower the spice in your daily diet, drink as much as water as possible and apply kenacort ointment before every major meal for a week.
the burning sensation will go in 3 to 4 days.
Answered: Fri, 13 Jul 2012
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