HOME REMEDIES FOR BURNING TONGUE

Burning tongue refers to a burning sensation in mouth, lips, gums or tongue

SYMPTOMS INCLUDE

• Dry mouth
• Excessive thirst
• Loss of taste
• Numbness of the tongue
• Metallic or bitter taste in the mouth

CAUSES

• Yeast infection
• Bad oral health
• Acidity
• Endocrine disorders
• Irritating dentures
• Side effect of certain medication
• Hormonal changes during menopause

NATURAL HOME REMEDY  USING MINT LEAVES

1. Take a jug of hot water
2. Crush a handful of mint leaves
3. Mix the mint leaves paste in water
4. Cover the vessel and leave for 1 hr
5. Strain and store the mixture
6. Drink 1 glass of this liquid 3 times a day

NATURAL HOME REMEDY USING ONIONS, GARLIC, AND MILK

1. Peel and crush 2 washed onions
2. Place the paste on a sieve
3. Add 3 tsp of freshly crushed garlic paste
4. Press the mixture to extract juice
5. Add this juice to 1 glass of hot milk
6. Gargle with this mixture 2 times every day

TIPS

• Chew sugar-free gum or suck an ice cube for temporary relief
June 16, 2019