Red (Strawberry) Tongue, Red Spots, Sore Tongue And Soreness Or Burning Inside Of Mouth

Last Editorial Review: 10/9/2020

Changes in the appearance of the tongue and soreness of the tongue and inside of the mouth can occur with infections like Scarlet fever. It is also possible for these symptoms to be related to a medication reaction or side effect. If you are experiencing painful mouth symptoms, check in with your doctor to help 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.

Symptoms & Signs A-Z List

Health Solutions From Our Sponsors