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I keep getting a horrible taste in my mouth

(9 Posts)
jellyjem Thu 16-Aug-07 15:13:02

I'm 20 weeks, do you think this is pregnancy related?

Cakehead Thu 16-Aug-07 15:20:30

Yep. I could taste metal most of the way through my pregnancy...

devonsmummy Thu 16-Aug-07 15:22:31

i had a metal taste too

jellyjem Thu 16-Aug-07 15:26:33

Yeah thats it, metal, it tastes like I've just had a filing. I need to get some mints or something.

mixedmama Thu 16-Aug-07 16:42:03

yep me too. I have a bag of foxss mints in my drawer and find they really help - with my nausea too which is still here

vole3 Thu 16-Aug-07 17:17:15

I had a thing for cloudy lemonade and sherbet lemons to get rid of the odd taste.

ledodgy Thu 16-Aug-07 17:19:53

I had this at the beginning and still a bit now i'm also nearly 20 weeks. I think you must get a hormone surge around now as my morning sickness has come back and my breasts are hurting again.

crokky Thu 16-Aug-07 17:20:34

Tasting nasty taste/metal taste means you must drink more water.

aikigypsy Fri 17-Aug-07 21:53:37

I've had something like that on and off. My midwife said that it had something to do with acid reflux, but I bet drinking more water would have helped, too.

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