SRQ wrote: The most recent strong reaction I’ve had with my tongue was the apparent result of introducing chicory root into my diet. The reaction was quite quick and strong. Thoughts? I’m glad you mentioned oil pulling. I read about it for the first time this morning. I’m ready to give it a try tonight!
Chicory root is a strong prebiotic; this means that it was able to feed the beneficial bacteria in your system allowing it to increase. In addition, chicory root contains antifungal properties which could have caused a degree of die-off in your mouth as Raster explained.