My heart truly goes all those that suffer with this whether from stroke or some adverse reaction from medication, do you know if there are any medications that may be causing it or making it worse? I still cannot eat fatty or fried food, i dont know whether the stroke has caused for the alteration of taste or Plavix. No Doctor or anyone can explain, now I have to put things into perspective we are young in our early forties and I constantly take things in stride. I have tried juicing to drink with a straw, i have not been able to eat for the past two weeks.
My appetite has decreased massively, seemed like I was starving in the hospital, i have tried pretending and it doesn’t help. She has had weakness on the left side of her body and her strength is gradually coming back — some days but not always.
I have tried pretending and it doesn’t help. Does anyone have any suggestions on foods that may taste more neutral for those that have had altered taste buds from a stroke?
No Doctor or anyone can explain, but it’s still going on. My heart truly goes all those that suffer with this whether from stroke or some adverse reaction from medication, it truly takes away this enjoyment of eating-for taste is a big part of the whole experience! I pray that thisdoesn’t last long. I am not confident but I am happy to try everything.
Drs do not tell us this cause they want to continue to get wealthy off our misfortune. My mom had a stroke June 30, 2014. EVEN AS I TYPE THIS I’M STARVING.
She has had weakness on the left side of her body and her strength is gradually coming back, however, her taste is wreaking havoc on her. Im scared i wont be able to eat as i always did before. I had my stroke Apr 09 and was on Plavix for 5 months after ASD procedure but it didn’t affect my taste. She has survived on about 4 ounces of Ensure a day.
So far he has had my teeth checked . Saw a neurologist the other day and he has reduced my zyloprim dosage for gout and I am to get my mouth checked out at a dentist today.
Of course really I have not a great deal to complain about as this is the only continuing symptom from the stroke. Eating a ‘normal’ amount of food again now.
I am a beer connoisseur but now every beer I drink tastes the same. She is in her late 80’s so she cannot afford to let her health and nutrition slip at this point. So far she has been eating canned mandarin oranges. Food looks good on television,but it nauseates her to put it in her mouth or even smell it.
She is very stubborn and I am hoping something will work. Vous pouvez également ajouter des photos et extraits vidéos. Just a reminder to all.
I encourage him everyday that things will improve “this is not a death sentence” by saying these things he is and does stay up and smiles more! I hope the doc’s find an answer for you.
Now taking an epilleptic reducing tablet twice a day with food. I have no appetite and drink juice to take meds. I have this continuing cough and a build up of this metallic tasrte and everything I eat is bitter. As well, do you know if there are any medications that may be causing it or making it worse?
THE STROKE AFFECTED MY LEFT SIDE. Be encouraged and surround yourself with positive people and feed your mind with good positive words to keep yourself up and watch those symptoms disappear do not isolate yourself this is important! She does not like the taste of boost replacement drinks along with most other foods the hospital offers.
My appetite has decreased massively,Although my wife hasn’t caught on yet. Completely unable to taste what little I do eat.
Had speech therapy and physical therapy strength is improving. Any information would be great. Stay in activities that continually stimulate your brain and develop a life of being positive and realize that it will past it will change and you will be alright again.
Hopefully we might be able to keep each other posted if there can be a cure found. No one told me it happens.
L’agence ADK-Kasting dispose d’une base de données de près de 3000 comédiens belges et internationaux, professionnels ou non. Since then it has very gradually returned. The metallic taste is almost unbearable, some days but not always.
I was sick for a while until I realized this whole area of healing that is not discussed or explored. Zinc tablet one a day. En vous inscrivant sur ce site, vous créez votre profil et le mettez à jour quand vous le souhaitez.
Keep working, pushing hard, be positive, things will change, I believe. LEG AND HAND WEAKNESSON LEFT SIDE CAN SOMEONE PLEASE HELP ME. Mild antidepressant endep 10mg one at night. Everything tastes like you are eating Styrofoam.
I have not been able to eat for the past two weeks. I was also a little scared of what would it be like if I could not do my job as effectively as I once did. 7 last year and my taste condition dysgeusia in no better. Is this a longterm complication of the stroke, or will it subside at some point?
I would like if any Plavix users have had the simliar complaints at all or if anyone taste was altered. I have tried juicing to drink with a straw, but same effect. IT’S BEEN SEVEN MONTHS AND I CAN’T TASTE A THING AND FOOD IS NOW FORIEGN ON MY TONGUE.
Has anyone ever had this? I want to help her daughter to find a way to get her to eat. I still cannot eat fatty or fried food, the thought turns my stomach!
I will advise if they ever find a cure. Then only i will know whether the stoke has affected my taste or the plavix did. But most other things I can manage, although still dont enjoy chocolate as much as pre stroke.
I hope your observation that this condition will go away is encouraging but from what I’e read there is more a chance that it will be permanent. I have lost 17kgs am not putting on weight as things don’t taste as they did and subsequently my appetite is reduced. Still not as much pleasure though!
I dont know whether the stroke has caused for the alteration of taste or Plavix. The neurologist is going to try a mild anti depressant if his first logical advices don’t fix the problem. I still have this bitter metallic taste in my mouth.
Seemed like I was starving in the hospital, but now at home, appetite has totally disappeared. Reduced my gout tablets to 100mg. I’m sure none of this will help. I had a stroke whih effected the left side of my body, able to walk with a cane.
My typing on the computer is also coming back but I was determined to keep working at it. I am somewhat back to normal after working my rear end off for four to five months in therapy. I am still in consultation with doctors to find an answer. The doctor has told me to discontinue Plavix for two weeks.