I have had a very bad taste in my mouth along with excess mucus since I finished chemotheropy for breast cancer one year ago. I constantly have mucus coming from the nasal area into my mouth with a very salty taste. Part of my tongue also feels numb as do my finger tips and toes. I do have bronchiactasis but my respiratory specialist feels it has nothing to do with the problem. My GP also doesn't know what it could be nor the oncologist. I am on an arimatase inhibitor called Arimidex which could account for bad taste but the mucus is the problem. Thanks for any help you might have.
I couldn't believe it when I read you comment about all the problems you are suffering after all the treatment for breast cancer. I am suffering exactly the same one year on from the chemo. I too have been blaming Arimidex. Can I ask you if you are coughing badly with the mucus too? I feel like I am chocking at times! I know what you mean about the salty taste, and yet my food actually tastes bland. I would love to hear from you.
ive been tastinge salt since 4 days into a trip to the ocean in the beginning of aug. drs think im crazy but the salty taste is real. dr said i might have perverted taste buds LOL i dont use salt anymore because its like having a built in salt shaker on my lips good luck wayne
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