Bad Taste In Mouth, Bleeding, Bleeding Gums And Bloating Or Fullness

Reviewed on 4/18/2022

A bad taste in the mouth can come from gastroesophageal reflux disease, upper respiratory infection, or a side effect of medications. Bleeding gums may be related to a blood clotting disorder or inflammation of the gum tissue. Bloating and fullness can accompany irritable bowel syndrome or infections of the digestive tract. Because these symptoms can be related to such a wide variety of conditions, you should discuss all symptoms with your health care provider to determine the cause.

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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