|RE:How do i get rid of a bland taste after taking atripla
Dec 4, 2008
I have noticed something similar when taking my meds, but I have discovered its not the meds themselves I can taste - as they can make my mouth dry I sometimes wake up with a 'furry' coating in my mouth, prob also linked to being a snorer - could it not be contributed to having a simply dry mouth and either food residue sticking or from snoring :)
| Response from Dr. Henry
Atripla has rarely caused loss of taste (I have heard that occasionally). Mouth breathing/snoring could decrease taste sensation some. A good ear, nose and throat exam and sleep study might be helpful. KH
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