Bad Taste In Mouth, Confusion, Easily Distracted And Forgetfulness

Reviewed on 2/19/2021

Confusion, distraction, and forgetfulness can be seen with dementia conditions such as Alzheimer's disease. These symptoms can also occur as a reaction to a drug or medication. Medication reactions can also cause a bad taste in the mouth. It is important not to stop taking any prescribed medications without checking with your doctor. Speak with a healthcare provider any time you experience troubling symptoms.

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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