A case with dry mouth and bitter taste:
This person had relatively acute onset of dry mouth with bitter taste after being discharged from a hospital after a fall. The examination of tongue is an important part of clinical assessment of imbalances of bioenergies and disturbed homeostasis.
The tongue is purplish red with dark yellow coating. Purple red color of tongue indicates chronic poor blood circulation and heat in major organs. The yellow sticky tongue coating is an acute onset of damp heat or phlegm heat which give rise to dry mouth and full, bitter taste. Often this is due to " liver spleen disharmony with formation of phlegm heat" which accompanies bile acid reflux.
After 4 days of taking the formula Dry mouth& Bitter taste, phlegm heat and bile acid reflux have diminished, and the bitter taste has disappeared and dry mouth was much less.
The afterpicture shows much diminished yellow coatings and better moisture. Natural herbal remedies for dry mouth in formulas gradually and steadily correct the imbalances of bioenergies causing excess heat in oral microcirculation
The Key Symptoms:
Dry Mouth with Bitter taste. One may also have thirst, easy hunger, bad breath, hypochondriac ( right or left upper quadrant abdomenal ) discomfort, and alternating feverishness with chills. For women, irregular periods or premenstral pain.