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Are there alternative treatments for hypogeusia?

Diana Meeks
Diana Meeks on behalf of Sigma Nursing
Family Practitioner

Alternative treatments do not typically address hypogeusia itself, since it is often a symptom of an underlying condition. Herbal supplements, acupuncture, and other forms of alternative therapy may help to resolve and treat allergies, infections, and other causes of hypogeusia. If hypogeusia cannot be resolved, alternative treatments might help you to cope with a permanent reduction in your sense of taste.

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