You will need
- - toothpaste;
- - dental floss;
- - the mouthwash;
- - vitamins.
Repair all temporal phenomena that could cause the problem. It can be a small bleeding wound in your mouth or even a glass of water with a high concentration of iron. As a rule, in such cases, it is sufficient to brush your teeth or drink a glass of milk, that metallic smell is gone. If not, you should visit several doctors.
Find out the root cause of the metallic smell. Start with a visit to the dentist. Even if you have in your mouth no metal elements (seals, pins, crowns), such a taste may indicate an infectious or inflammatory processes in the oral cavity. If the reason was that, after the reorganization, the smell should disappear.
Give blood for hemoglobin. The taste of metal may be a syndrome of iron deficiency anemia. Ask the pharmacist to choose the appropriate drug or vitamin complex with a high content of this trace element. If your problem was related to a lack of iron , the unpleasant smell will disappear in 5-7 days.
Consult a gastroenterologist to exclude possible problems with the gastrointestinal tract. Metallic smell could be a symptom of a number of diseases – from gastritis with high acidity to the intestinal dysbiosis. If the taste of metal in mouth complains the child, the greater the probability is of diseases of the gastrointestinal tract and not of any other. In addition, both adults and children can talk about pathology of the liver.
During the period of treatment of the revealed diseases get rid of the metallic smell of the usual methods of oral hygiene. Thoroughly brush teeth, tongue and mucous membranes. During the day use Flossie (dental floss) and mouthwash.
Immediate signal to call ambulance is sharply arisen and a very strong metallic smell to it. He could testify about the poisoning salts of heavy metals. If it is added to the flavor of acetone, the probability of the acute phase of diabetes.