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Why do I feel lightheaded with bizarre taste in mouth though I drink lot of caffeine due to stress and have some middle ear issues?

Hi, I tend to drink a lot of caffeine with work and am generally stressed. I m in good health other than some middle ear issues. Occasionally and starting within the last year, I get lightheaded with a bizzare taste in my mouth and something strange with my lips . Maybe they go numb, and I feel like I m drooling/producing excess saliva , but I don t think I am. It passes after about 45 seconds. Thank you!!
Asked On : Sat, 24 Mar 2012
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Good to know that you are in good health.

Caffeine is one of the reasons for the bizarre taste in your mouth. Avoid it completely for a week or so and look for improvement. Instead drink fruit juices.

Take vitamin supplements like Becosules daily for a month.

If your symptoms persist, get an examination done by ENT specialist to rule out other causes.

Hope this helps.

Answered: Sat, 24 Mar 2012
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Answered: Sat, 24 Mar 2012
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