Bad Taste In Mouth, Bitter Almond Odor On Breath, Fruity Odor On Breath And Metallic Taste In Mouth

Reviewed on 8/31/2020

These symptoms can be related to a wide variety of medical conditions, including a reaction to a medication. It is recommended that you contact your doctor before stopping any prescription medications. If you have diabetes and have a fruity odor on your breath, this can be a sign of ketoacidosis, a medical emergency. If you are concerned about your symptoms, then you should contact your doctor right away.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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