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Mouth taste like im chewing on tin foil

Anyone every have a taste in thier mouth like uve been sucking on tin foil or pennies? ive been noticing this for the last 2-3 days. Even after brushing my teeth and tounge flossing everything . its annoying .

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Cherriemama831

Asked by Cherriemama831 at 9:05 PM on Jan. 15, 2011 in Health

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  • Here is a list of things it could be. Go to the doctor or dentist!
    Copper Toxicity (Metallic Taste)
    Dental Caries (Foul Taste)
    Dental Conditions (Bad Taste)
    Fluctuation in Estrogen Levels (Metallic Taste)
    Gastritis (Foul Taste)
    Gastro-esophageal Reflux Disease (Bitter Taste)
    Heartburn (Acid Taste)
    Jaundice (Bitter Taste)
    Lead Poisoning (Metallic Taste)
    Medications like Antibiotics, Prenatal Vitamins and Antidepressants (Metallic Taste)
    Mercury Poisoning (Metallic Taste)
    Oral Infections like Gingivitis or Periodontitis (Metallic Taste)
    Poor Oral Hygiene (Metallic Taste)
    Postnasal Drip (Foul Taste)
    Pyrosis (Acid Taste)
    Scombrotoxic Fish Poisoning (Metallic Taste)
    Selenium Overuse (Metallic Taste)
    Tooth abscess (Foul Taste)
    Musicmom80

    Answer by Musicmom80 at 9:09 PM on Jan. 15, 2011

  • I had that then a week later found out I was pregnant with my daughter. Went a way at about 3 months preg!
    CuriousLilMama

    Answer by CuriousLilMama at 9:20 PM on Jan. 15, 2011

  • see a doctor
    Claudiomom

    Answer by Claudiomom at 9:21 PM on Jan. 15, 2011

  • I'd say call/or see your doctor.
    khf22

    Answer by khf22 at 9:23 PM on Jan. 15, 2011

  • i was thinking maybe i was pregnant my period isnt due till the end of next week. ive been super tired the last 2 days i mean ive come home sat on the couch with the kids and have fallen a sleep for like a hour , and then like i said been having this nasty taste in my mouth
    Cherriemama831

    Comment by Cherriemama831 (original poster) at 9:27 PM on Jan. 15, 2011

  • You may have a filling that has broke, cracked or fallen out.
    marchar2002

    Answer by marchar2002 at 10:08 PM on Jan. 15, 2011

  • yea but i dont have any metal fillings they are all white
    Cherriemama831

    Comment by Cherriemama831 (original poster) at 10:21 PM on Jan. 15, 2011

  • You should consult your doctor.
    JZ10FPM

    Answer by JZ10FPM at 12:33 AM on Jan. 16, 2011

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