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Have bitterness in tongue. Have acidity and on medication. What to do?

Hi My Name is Lakshmi... im having medicines for acidity troubles from last 2 days... nw im having a very bitter tongue specially on both sides of tongue.. drinking water is also difficult.. even saliva is tasting bitterly..every food during swallowing gives a bitter taste.. im very helpless... please suggest wat to do?
Asked On : Thu, 18 Apr 2013
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Thanks for writing to H.C.M. for your query.

I have gone through your query regarding feeling of bitter taste specially from both sides of your tongue. You are feeling trouble even on drinking water. Though you are taking medicines for hyperacidity.

Considering your symtoms it appears as you are having-

(a) Dyspepsia.

(b) Oropharyngeal infection

You are advice to take-

(1) Rabeprazole + Domperidone combination twice a day.

(2) Do antiseptic mouth wash.

(3) Boroglycerine locally over tongue to be applied thrice a day.

Even after this you does not feel comfortable than consult your physician.

Answered: Thu, 18 Apr 2013
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