b12 or peri menopause

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The roof of my mouth is uncomfortable and my throat is sore.. This had stopped with b12 injections and now it's back.. is it a vitamin b12 problem or peri menopause... its not as bad as it usally is.. Please any ideas....

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    Usually low B12 causes general mouth soreness, ulcers, swollen & ridged edges to the tongue. Not sure about sore throat though? Might be worth just gargling with warm salt water for a couple of days to see if that clears it. If there are white patches in your mouth it could be oral thrush, a sign that the immune system is not working properly. Marion
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      Probably about a teaspoon of salt to a small tumbler of water. I usually would do it morning and evening, after cleaning my teeth. You could do it three times by adding another session after lunch. Marion
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