|thoughts on bitter taste
Jun 9, 2002
I had the a similar problem with a HORRIBLE taste in my mouth with videx ec. It didn't happen right away but once it started it never went away.Mine became extremely mettalic. I found digestive enzymes helped alot.I switched from videx to viread because of other side efects and to my suprise the metalic taste totally disappeared. I know not everyone has that option available,but I thought I'd share my experience. Also,this may be unique to me,but I had developed pretty swollen parotid glands during treatment and I think the videx contributed because they are smaller now.(alot) We'll have to see if viread causes them to reinflate(I hope not)..Thanks
| Response from Dr. Henry
Thanks for sharing your experience regarding Videx and the metallic taste. KH
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