Strange Smell Or Taste, Taste Of Acid In Mouth And Unusual Taste In Mouth

Reviewed on 1/17/2023

These symptoms can occur with different conditions. A taste of acid in the mouth or an unusual taste can be related to gastroesophageal reflux disease, which also causes heartburn. An unusual taste in the mouth can also be related to a medication reaction or side effect. It is important not to stop taking any prescribed medications without the advice of your doctor. Describe any concerning symptoms to your health care practitioner.

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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