How can I correct my ageusia?

Dr. Jeanne Morrison, PhD
Family Practitioner

To correct your ageusia, talk to your doctor. Often the inability to taste flavors is caused by a dry mouth. This can sometimes be cured if you quit smoking, see a dentist, or switch medications. Your doctor can help find the cause of your ageusia and take appropriate actions to correct your condition.

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