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Does Prednisone cause Bad Breath ?

#215 in Prednisone discussions - 46 posts discuss Bad Breath with Prednisone. Bad Breath is #215 concern in Prednisone discussions.
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can cause bad breath...that could be from the pred. Zantac...
" ...could be the prednisone that's causing excessive ...Mouthwash can cause worse bad breath from my experience. Sometimes reflux can cause bad breath...that could be from the pred. Zantac might h... "

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and yes I do believe it helps. do you feel that bad breath...
" ...lots of support and education from this group. I'm on 10mg of prednisone daily and yes I do believe it helps. do you feel that bad breath wise that you feel you need help breathing? If... "

but recently Ive been getting really REALLY bad breath...
" ...I've been taking Humira now for about six weeks (have had RA for 12 ...injection and Ive started reducing the pred.... but recently Ive been getting really REALLY bad breath. I know this isn... "

what it was, but I complained to my GI guy about bad breath...
" ...GI guy about bad breath and this is what he said i had. Its a yucky type of infection, back of my tongue looked kinda gross. He prescribed me Nystatin(Nasty!)It is this yellow liquid that ...y... "

the metallic taste which I also attribute to the prednisone
" ...are due to the prednisone. I take them with a lot of chocolate milk. Another issue I have is halitosis -- at least ...go along with the metallic taste which I also attribute to the prednison... "

legs. Re the bad breath from prednisone, I don't know. My...
" ...relaxer twice a day..but the cramps continue sporadically in my hands and legs. Re the bad breath from prednisone, I don't know. My husband ...working. I'm completely off Prednisone for a few... "

it didnt help this mucus makes my breath smell like shit...
" ...couldnt breathe so they gave me a nebulizer and prednisone and a nasal spray... "

in my mouth in the last week when i started the pred at...
" ...and prednisone could they be related?? i started getting bad taste in my mouth in the last week when i started the pred at 40mg. its ...Gatineau, Quebec -diagnosed with UC june 2007 ...ever... "

Vulgaris. My Prednisone dosage has been reduced to 5...
" ...have been treated with Prednisone, Imuran/CellCept, and finally Rituximab for my Pemphigus Vulgaris. My Prednisone dosage has been reduced to 5 ...never healed. My bad breath is persistent.... "

2 months since I took the Prednisone and still no drip in...
" ...the back of my tongue and bad breath . Tried the Champex but don't really feel its doing any good . It's been about 2 months since I took the Prednisone and still no drip in the back of my throat ... "

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