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granadagirl Tue 08-Oct-19 21:25:10

Anyone menopausal or post
Get or had mouth issues??

I don’t know if mine is through hormones or antidepressants or anxiety?

Having said anxiety, I’m sat at home and I don’t feel anxious at all
But my mouth issue is full on ☹️☹️

Also posted on mh thread
See if it antidepressant, and anyone else suffering

Boiledeggandtoast Tue 08-Oct-19 21:33:30

In my perimenopause I had a very sore tongue with small cracks, and also cracks at the corner of my mouth, amongst a host of other problems. It transpired that I was very anaemic due to heavy periods and flooding. Is anaemia a possibility?

I'm sorry to hear about your problem, it can be very painful. I remember that even toothpaste when brushing my teeth would make my eyes water with the pain.

whatisforteamum Fri 11-Oct-19 18:01:43

Yes me to Last week😢Apparently it's called burning tongue syndrome or so I believe.The loss of oestrogen causes it and for the salivary. glands to not keep the mouth so moist.
I read avoiding spicy foods helps.

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