Causes of Metallic Taste

Metallic taste is a type of taste disorder medically known as dysgeusia. There are many causes of metallic taste. This disorder allows a sudden “bad” or metallic taste to develop in your mouth.
Typical causes of metallic taste are:

  • Poor oral hygiene
  • Prescription drugs
  • Over-the-counter vitamins or medicines
  • Upper respiratory infections
  • Cancer treatment
  • Dementia
  • Chemical exposures
  • Central Nervous System (CNS) disorders
  • Food allergies
  • Middle ear surgery
  • Pregnancy
  • & More

If one experiences a sudden bad taste in the mouth, they may very well be experiencing metallic taste symptoms. MetaQil® is scientifically proven to alleviate metallic taste symptoms. Simply swishing 5 ml (one teaspoon) of the oral rinse within the mouth and rinsing out after 30 seconds will help reduce the metallic taste one is experiencing. Feel free to visit our product knowledge page or contact us with any questions about MetaQil oral rinse.