Our expert says:
The following conditions could cause your symptoms:
Dry mouth ( xerostomia) due to medication or auto-immune disease like Sjogrens disease
Anxiety and depression
Vitamin deficiencies: iron, zinc, folate (vitamin B-9), thiamin (vitamin B-1), riboflavin (vitamin B-2), pyridoxine (vitamin B-6) and cobalamin (vitamin B-12
ACE inhibitor blood pressure medication
Diabetes and underactive thyroid
Acid foods or certain mouth washes
You may need to ask your doctor to do a full medical checkup and see if you have any of these conditions that could cause this.
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