Problems with Taste
Frequently Asked Questions
10. Can certain medicines cause a problem with taste?
Yes. Certain medicines can cause a change in our ability to taste. The medicines that most frequently do this are medications to lower cholesterol, antibiotics, blood pressure pills, medications to lower anxiety, and antidepressants. If you are taking any of these and notice a change in your sense of taste, see your doctor. You may be able to adjust or change your medicine to one that will not cause a problem with taste.