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349951 tn?1203531725

ammonia smell when i breathe?????

Hi thumper here..i posted this on another post, but realy want to see if anyone has heard of this..thats why i repeated it so you woulsd see the title..sorry if you already read it

Has anyone ever had this ammonia like smell when you breathe in  deep...it soo annoying i dont get it all the time, but often enough that it really bothers me...just wondering if anyone has ever experienced this before  jot any ideas...,,maybe someone has heard of this...I am beeing treated to high levels of acid in my blood...but she says (kidney Dr.) that this doesnt sound like anything with that...drs...i guess i havent found the right one huh!!
take care love ya all...
any ideas on what this could be....???
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IF I remember correctly, you're tapering?  or have you quit?  I know when I'm wding I have a extremely sensetive nose. Plus I have this smell and/or taste that's awful.  I read someones post that it was the toxins working their way out.  Made sense to me.  So when I get that nasty smell or taste, I know the levels are working their way down.  I go brush my teeth, chew gum, etc.  Nothing tastes right, but it also keeps me from drinking so many diet sodas lol.  Hope this helps and I'm not just ramblin'.  lol
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Weird.  I get funny smells that I have always joked about a olfacory hallucinations.  Somebody suggested sinuses/post nasal drip.  Don't know what it has to do with and don't know that I can say exactly what smell it is but it annoys me to no end!!
349951 tn?1203531725
Hey...yes i am tapering..but this has been going on before i even started...strange ..oh well..i just thought that since i was on the cumputer i might through it out there and see if anyone else has had this...it actually in my body...not around me...one time a friend said she actually smelt it one time when she was with me....oh well..thanks for you post...i just brought it up , because last night it came back for a few hours...weird huh???...as many pills as i was taking , i wouldnt be surprised if it was the drugs!!!!....
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i tried to answer this on your other post
199177 tn?1490502134
mention it to the urologist next time you see him . I would not worry yourself to much....
349951 tn?1203531725
oh and to answer your question...i havent quit yet....i wish...i am still tapering...got a way to go....thanks for asking...but you know what when i do quit i am thinking about getting a billboard and letting everyone know...believe me..you and everyonew else will know when i get off this stuff..(cant wait)..maybe by then they will have invented a way to yell yipee through the computer! ha ha haow are you doing??

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