As a rule, bitterness in the mouth occurs as a symptom of an organism's disease. This unpleasant sensation worries more often in the morning or after eating. The bitterness in the mouth can occur on a permanent basis and accompanied by other negative manifestations.
If the mouth feels bitter, you can, of course, try to treat this symptom on their own. However, this could endanger catastrophic consequences. Therefore, it is best to contact a qualified physician and find out the causes of this phenomenon.
Normally, the liver is accused appearing after eating bitter taste in the mouth, but with similar complaints to doctors and patients treated with chronic diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, such as gastritis, duodenal lesions or infected gums. Therefore, if you are constantly worried bitter taste in the mouth after a meal or in the morning, it is necessary to consult a doctor for advice. Usually, for diagnosing the causes of this symptom, carry out a gastroscopic examination of the digestive organs. Then, based on this diagnosis and a set of symptoms, a diagnosis is established and treatment is prescribed.
What diseases cause bitterness in the mouth after eating
Such illnesses are a bit, but they can be quite dangerous for health. Let's list them.
- Chronic cholecystitis.
- Chronic pancreatitis.
- Dyskinesia of the biliary tract.
- Acute poisoning.
- Chronic gastritis.
- Toxicosis in pregnant women.
If too often there is bitterness in the mouth in the morning and after eating, you should seek the help of such specialists as a toxicologist, gynecologist, gastroenterologist.
Causes of bitterness in the mouth
As a rule, after eating bitterness in the mouth appears due to the release of bile into the esophagus. This happens due to stagnation of bile in the ducts and abrupt ejection from the overflow gall bladder into the esophagus, and then into the mouth. As a result, there is a persistent unpleasant feeling of bitterness. In this case, the cause is a malfunction of the gallbladder, for example, when there are stones there that make themselves known by the characteristic colic in the right hypochondrium and other signs of cholecystitis. However, with similar symptoms you can sometimes suspect stones in the liver.
In addition, bitterness in the mouth in the morning or after eating may appear in case of abnormalities of the stomach itself or with inflammation of the pancreas. For example, the cause may be a disruption of the motor function of the stomach, as well as chronic gastritis.
With a persistent feeling of bitterness, accompanied by an unpleasant odor from the mouth, the cause can be considered a disease and infectious gum or tongue inflammation.
In addition, bitterness may occur after taking some medications and products with a potent choleretic effect.
As can be seen from the foregoing, the causes of manifestation of bitterness can be a variety of processes. Therefore, after a meal, the bitterness in the mouth did not occur, you should not only organize proper nutrition, but also radically change your eating habits.