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Numb tongue after brushing teeth

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Dr. Muhammad Ishfaq Habib MD

Recently, the tip of my tongue has been numb after I brush my teeth. It lasts for a short period of time and only stays numb for 30 minutes of so. What could this be? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Ishfaq Habib ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Priyanka Aggarwal MD

I have a coating on my tongue and my teeth...it reappears after brushing my teeth. I take asthma medicine; could it be thrush? How can I fix it? Thank you! ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Priyanka Aggarwal ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Anshumala Singh MD

. Havent been able to brush my teeth as well from the pain and swelling. Today I gave a good brush and decided to brush the plaque or whatever it is gathering on my tongue then noticed it... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anshumala Singh ( Dentist)
Dr.   Priyanka Tiwari MD

in the morning, my teeth will have the signs of teeth mark on the edges of the tongue. Very often I see blood from my gums when I brush but no blood from mouth after the brushing.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Priyanka Tiwari ( Dentist)
Dr. Ashu Gupta MD

Doctor, At times after brushing my teeth I have a slight bad breath , and my tongue has a white coating as I rarely brush my tongue as scared that it might lead to a mouth illness.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashu Gupta ( Dentist)

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Dr.  Honey Arora MD

I have purple looking bruise on the right side of my tongue toward the back teeth. Just had a dental procedure done a week and a half ago. Tongue still burns after brushing and listerine,... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Honey Arora ( Dentist)
Dr. Rahat Kumar MD

brushing my tongue. I tried switching toothpaste after I noticed even though I had been using the same ...Over the last week or so I noticed that around the tip of my tongue was hurting during... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rahat Kumar ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Abubakar Siddiqh MD

I ve noticed for the last two days that when I spit out my tooth paste (after brushing my teeth) there is bright blood in my spit...so I looked closely and it was my tongue bleeding on the left... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Abubakar Siddiqh ( ENT Specialist)
Dr.       Honey Arora MD

My girlfriend and I both brushed our teeth with aquafresh toothpaste last night, and both had the exact same reaction. Our tongues both became slightly numb on the tip. We were eating chips and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Honey Arora ( Dentist)
Dr.   Mahesh Kumar T S MD

Starting tonight, my tongue felt numb after brushing my teeth. I used the normal toothpaste I ve ... ve seen tongue cancer come up. It has me a tiny bit worried, but I don t want... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mahesh Kumar T S ( Dentist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Saumya Mittal MD

may occur in tongue bites

Dr. Sandeep Thute MD

Hi..it is coated tongue due to poor cleaning. You can get it cleaned with a tongue cleaner and ask him to brush his teeth twice a day.If even after this, the white patch remains then we...

Dr. Heera Lal Poonia MD

It is not a disease. Majority of people have this. Bumps on back of tounge are lymph nodes. You don't need to do anything. Keep cleaning your tounge by cleaner. If persists for long visit ent doctor. Please write a...