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Contrary to popular belief, I am always sceptical of the notion that the white coating on the tongue is thrush (unless a MD has confirmed this), never mind coating of a different colour.
In TCM, a brown/greenish coating on the tongue is representative of damp heat. It is essentially showing the body is an imbalanced state. This is potentially due to the increase in toxins circulating your body. Be sure to keep up with your detox strategies and add more in if you are feel overwhelmed. My tongue went white only after starting the diet then got better again once the harshest stage was over.