Why Is My Tongue Numb?

Answer

There are various possible reasons why your tongue is numb. You may be suffering from paresthesia which is brought about by strain to the nerves that serve the tongue. You may also be suffering from burning mouth syndrome which is characterized by numbness of the tongue. However, you should visit a medical practitioner for the right diagnosis.
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The sensation of partial numbness or a type of "burning", "tingling" or "creeping"
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I've been researching this myself, and it seems to be attributed to either food allergy or the presence of Eugenol, which has anesthetic properties. . http://www.finecooking.co.
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You better go see a doctor, sounds like an allergic reaction to something you ate.
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Well my tongue isn't half numb, however if your tongue is half numb I would suggest you direct your question to a specialist IE Ear, Nose and Throat "ENT" or a *Neurologist
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