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Omeprazole and geographical tongue

Premium Questions

Dr. Amit Jain MD

For the past 5 years I have had a sore tongue. My gp has prescribed various medications, none have worked. I suspect it may be caused by the omeprazole I take for acid reflux . Therefore I stopped ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Amit Jain ( Gastroenterologist)
Dr. Gaurang Krishna MD

Are these sores geographical tongue : ============================ About 2 weeks ago my husband ... but it not as red as the top spot. Could this be geographical tongue or something more serious... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Gaurang Krishna ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Klarida Papaqako MD

I woke up this morning and it felt like I bit my tongue while sleeping since then it has swollen up. I am taking the following medications Omeprazole 20mg Gabapentin 300mg and Lisinopril 5mg could one ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Klarida Papaqako ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Vidya KR MD

What exactly is geographical tongue? My mom told me its something ive had it since i was a little girl and that doctors never worried about it. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vidya KR ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Parshant Aggarwal MD

Is omeprazole the same as nexium. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Parshant Aggarwal ( Rheumatologist)

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Dr.   Deepashree MD

tongue ulcers and/or geographic tongue. I have read a correlation between omeprazole potentially ... causing geographic tongue. Is it possible that taking omeprazole could... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepashree ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Vivek Goyal MD

I have been taking pantoprazole 40mg for 4 months and then changed to omeprazole 40 mg for the last month- in the last month I ve developed sore tip of the tongue with the papillae missing from it. Could ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vivek Goyal ( Dentist)
Dr.      Honey Arora MD

I have been taking one ameprozal pill every morning for 6 months. I developed white coating on my tongue. I had blood drawn and everything was good. Also went to ENT and they didn t know the cause, said ... View answer

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

i HAVE BEEN DIAGNOSED WITH gerd AND GIVEN A PRESCRIPTION FOR oMEPRAZOLE ABOUT 8 MONTHS AGO. Since that time, I have been experiencing chronic sore throats, sore tongue, discomfort in the ears and glands ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Honey Arora ( Dentist)
Dr. Masroor Mir Hussain MD

this about 4-5 times a day. I also get tongue ulcers regularly and an itchy bumpy rash that can turn up ... and cramping-and just general nausea. I take two omeprazole a day which doesn t do anything.. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Masroor Mir Hussain ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Aarti Abraham MD

this is called geographical tongue. Please take multivitamins it is a normal variant.