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Taste buds affected by cortisone

Premium Questions

Dr.    Muhammad Sareer Khalil MD

I know that I have inflamed taste buds . I'm not sure what this is though. I have it on both sides of my tounge. they don't hurt they are just there. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Sareer Khalil ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.    Muhammad Sareer Khalil MD

My 17 year old son has a small swollen taste bud on the top of his tongue, he's had it for about a month, and it's not painful to eat or chew, but he's been pulling at it to try and get it off his tongue ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Sareer Khalil ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta MD

What causes your taste buds to be swollen and inflamed? I do have dry mouth also at night. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Monish De MD

I repeatedly get swollen taste bud in my mouth. My PCP loo ked at my tongue in April and prescribed Lidocaine Viscoise 5% solution rinse & spit several times a day. That makes it feel a little better however ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Monish De ( Oncologist)
Dr. Albana Sejdini MD

What are these on my tongue? Some are round and pink others are pinkish white and are hair like projections. I have pictures attached. They are toward the back. View answer

Answered by : Dr. Albana Sejdini ( General & Family Physician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Dipti Singh MD

I started smoking a vaporizer 7 months ago (gave up tobacco). Since then my taste buds have got ... taste buds? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dipti Singh ( Dentist)
Dr. Albana Sejdini MD

I am a type 2 diabetic related to ageent orange exposure in Viet Nam in the 60s. I have neuropathy in my feet and hands and was wondering if it can affect the tongue and taste buds? Anything I eat ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Albana Sejdini ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Priyanka Tiwari MD

My tounge has all of a sudden become very sensitive to any kind of spice or even acidy foods. this was never a problem before. I am also noticing that my taste buds have been affected too. Sometimes... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Priyanka Tiwari ( Dentist)
Dr.   Suman Kumar MD

I was wondering what to do for a itchy throat? I have had this dry cough and itchy throat for two days now and not sure what has caused it. It comes and goes, but it also seems to affect my taste buds ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Suman Kumar ( Allergist and Immunologist)
Dr.  Dipti Singh MD

does using hydrogen peroxide as an oral rinse affect the taste buds? I ve been using hydrogen peroxide for about a month, and while it s helped my gingivitis very much I ve noticed that I ve lost ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dipti Singh ( Dentist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.     Naveen Kumar MD

Hi Welcome to HealthcareMagic forum Enlarged taste buds are absolutely normal. Acid reflux is one of the prime cause for enlargement. Please do not pluck those taste buds. Regards

Dr. Deepashree MD

Hi, you are having enlarged lingual papillae over the posterior aspect of tongue with hypertrophied tonsils. If it's acute infection, then treat it Wight Pennicillin antibiotics+anti inflammatory medicines like...

Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar MD

Your taste buds are passing different sensations to the brain. That is not perception defect but a transmission defect. You should get a doctor evaluation.