Aa
A
A
A
Close
Hepatitis C Community
13.4k Members
150807 tn?1194958915

Tongue And Nose Pain

My tongue and the inside tip of my nose are so sore i cant even sleep.....does anyone else have this while on treatment? Didnt have it till a couple of weeks ago and im about 13 weeks in treatment.
14 Responses
173975 tn?1216261375
I've posted about so many strange sx the past 11 months that i was hesitant to add this one as well, but . . . .

Yup . . . I get the same thing,  not on the tongue but on the insides of my left nostril.

It's like an annoying little pimple in the wrong friggin place, like nasal hemmorroids.

It comes and goes and is very irritating.

wyntre

250084 tn?1303311035
With Hep , just this last year, I kept getting a strange tongue problem ?? Not like yeast, but raw, brown looking. Well guess what, on tx it's back, and raw as h*ll. I got Nystatin oral suspension, helps a lot. swishing as we speak before work :}
                                                                               LL
186606 tn?1263513790
the mouthwash helps with almost any mouth problem.

i tried the ayr nasal gel on the sore part inside my nose. it helps.
151263 tn?1243377877
I had the sore tongue/mouth thing all the way thru treatment. I usually love spicy foods, but jesus my mouth was so sensitive I couldn't eat anything even remotely spicy. Something as bland as ketchup (or catsup, whatever) was even too much. I just accepted it as a byproduct of treatment, but sounds like some have found relief with certain remedies. I know it's miserable, but just hang in there best you can.
150807 tn?1194958915
Thanks yall at least im not alone......man i love this place. ; )
146021 tn?1237208487
My tongue felt like I had burned it on hot food the whole time I was on tx. I drank plenty of water, but I'm a mouth breather at night and I wonder if it was constantly dried out. I'd wake up with my eyes glued shut from dry eyes and my tongue like a piece of cotton with a sore tip.
Good luck, you're not alone...
Bug
Have an Answer?
Top Hepatitis Answerers
317787 tn?1473362051
DC
683231 tn?1467326617
Auburn, WA
Learn About Top Answerers
Didn't find the answer you were looking for?
Ask a question
Answer a few simple questions about your Hep C treatment journey.

Those who qualify may receive up to $100 for their time.
Explore More In Our Hep C Learning Center
image description
Learn about this treatable virus.
image description
Getting tested for this viral infection.
image description
3 key steps to getting on treatment.
image description
4 steps to getting on therapy.
image description
What you need to know about Hep C drugs.
image description
How the drugs might affect you.
image description
These tips may up your chances of a cure.
Popular Resources
A list of national and international resources and hotlines to help connect you to needed health and medical services.
Here’s how your baby’s growing in your body each week.
These common ADD/ADHD myths could already be hurting your child
This article will tell you more about strength training at home, giving you some options that require little to no equipment.
In You Can Prevent a Stroke, Dr. Joshua Yamamoto and Dr. Kristin Thomas help us understand what we can do to prevent a stroke.
Smoking substitute may not provide such a healthy swap, after all.