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I have a tongue, foamy why saliva and micus in my mouth I

Customer Question

I have a white tongue , foamy why saliva and micus in my mouth I got told it was oral thrush but doesn’t seem to be clearing up
JA: Have you noticed any recent swelling? Do you have any tooth pain?
Customer: No pain I had what looked like a blood blister on my gum which has cleared up now and cracks inside my mouth
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: My lips get cracked also I took myself for oral swabs and blood test which came back negative
Submitted: 7 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 7 days ago.

Hello. I'mCustomer licensed and practicing physician. Excellent service is my goal.

Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 7 days ago.

I'm very sorry about this.

Do you take any medications?

Do you have a picture?

It could be medication related.

Customer: replied 7 days ago.
The oral contraceptive , and they have just prescribed me setraline and anti fungal medication
Customer: replied 7 days ago.
File attached (QV556Z7)
Customer: replied 7 days ago.
This started 4 days after having oral sex and washing my mouth out with sea water as I thought it was a anti bacterial
Customer: replied 7 days ago.
I took a job test at 4 weeks and 7 weeks which were both negative
Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 7 days ago.

That just looks like dry mouth probably from the sertraline.

Customer: replied 7 days ago.
I’ve only just started the sertraline yesterday
Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 7 days ago.

Okay it doesn't look like thrush to me

It just looks like dry mouth/tongue

perhaps from the birth control then

Customer: replied 7 days ago.
Then this all started I had what looked like a canker soar also at the back of my pallet which didn’t hurt
Customer: replied 7 days ago.
a purple mark that came and went within a week on my inside cheek which looked like a blood blister
Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 7 days ago.

Okay. I would need to see that to know what it is

But I can tell you that this doesn't look like thrush at all or anything serious or concerning.

Customer: replied 7 days ago.
then the ulcer was on the soft pallet I’ll see if I can find a picture
Customer: replied 7 days ago.
Sorry for all the questions
Customer: replied 7 days ago.
Similar to this but only one small one
Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 7 days ago.

looks like an aphthous ulcer

canker sore

Customer: replied 7 days ago.
Are they normally painful as this wasn’t ?
Customer: replied 7 days ago.
Thank you for this
Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 7 days ago.

Yes they normally are but not always

Customer: replied 7 days ago.
Is hiv testing reliable about 7 weeks ?
Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 7 days ago.

yes it is

Customer: replied 7 days ago.
Thank you for this I must be very run down or something then :/
Customer: replied 7 days ago.
Any ideas on boosting immunity ?
Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 7 days ago.

Healthy diet full of fruits and veggies

plenty of sleep (very important)

exercise

no tobacco, alcohol or caffeine

Customer: replied 7 days ago.
Thank you
Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 7 days ago.

you are very welcome :)