Can Diabetes Cause Metallic Taste in Your Mouth?

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Can Diabetes Cause a Metallic Taste in your Mouth? If you have diabetes, it is important to keep your blood sugar within a healthy range. In the event that your blood glucose levels become too high, you may notice a funny, irritating metallic taste in your mouth. This metallic taste is medically known as dysgeusia. Diabetes and metallic taste can be related […]

Metallic Taste as a Side-Effect of Chemotherapy & Radiation

Metallic Taste as a Side-effect of Chemotherapy & Radiation

Metallic Taste as a Side-effect of Chemotherapy & Radiation Metallic taste is a common side-effect of chemotherapy and radiation. Many patients experience taste changes during and after treatment, that are often described as metallic. Metallic taste can make even your favorite foods taste unpleasant. This can lead to loss of appetite, interfere with healthy eating habits, and cause inadequate nutrient intake.  What is […]