Address Taste Disturbances to Prevent Med Adherence Issues

Which commonly used meds can cause taste disturbances?

Certain meds alter taste by changing taste buds or decreasing saliva production. These taste changes can impact med adherence.

ACE inhibitors (captopril, etc) and ARBs (losartan, etc) can dull taste...or cause a constant bitter, metallic, salty, or sweet taste.

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