ageusia consists of a taste deficit : if there is a reduction of the gustatory sensitivity we talk about ipoageusia , in the event of an alteration instead, we resort to the definition dysgeusia . This disorder can be temporary and last for a few days, or aggravate until the total loss of meaning. Trauma, respiratory tract infections, pharmacological reactions may be the basis of the disorder.

What are the remedies for ageusia?

Identifying the cause triggering ageusia is the most effective remedy. If, however, this disorder should be associated with specific drugs, it will be up to the doctor to stop the treatment, or change the doses.

What are the diseases associated with agausia?

The diseases associated with ageusia are:

  • polyps
  • sinusitis
  • anosmia

It should be noted that this list is not exhaustive, it is therefore advisable to contact your doctor if the symptom persists

Ageusia, when to contact your doctor?

If the agusia does not resolve spontaneously, within a few days, it will be good to contact your doctor.

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