Fixodent Free does have a after taste

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I have always used Poligrip free because I do not like the taste of the flavored adhesives because they interfere with the taste of my food. Poligrip free does not have any taste whatsoever. My store was out of it so I purchased Fixodent free. It says that it is free of flavors but that it is not so. It has left a terrible taste in my mouth that I have had a terrible time getting rid of. I just wanted to let Fixodent know that they need to work on their product. I like the hold of Fixodent better than Poligrip and would probably switch if it were not for the terrible after taste of the product.
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Sorry to hear that the Fixodent Free left you with an after taste. I’ll report this back to my team. Thanks for sharing your story, we appreciate your feedback!
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Colleen Cassidy

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Thank you Stephanie, I think the problem is me related.  Today I tried Sea-Bond Denture Adhesive Wafers "all day comfort" NOT the wafer paper after about 10 minutes started to slide back out of my top denture, the adhesive strings of glue went back into my throat preventing me from speaking. I need to find a denture  dentist that isn't  a 5 hr drive  from my home.  
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Patti Howard Greene

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Sorry sea bond didn't work for u I love it for my top but not the bottoms.
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Alice Wolffl Gray

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I too have a bad taste the whole time my partial is in, can't wait to take it out, I'm gaining weight eating to get rid of the
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Karen Dierks

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I also get a bad taste..and it doesn't hold well.
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Tina Fitzpatrick

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I love the hold but the after taste is horrible its almost like a metallic taste and leaves the tip of my tongue sort of tingly numbish...polygrip is too goopy and hard to get off and doesnt hold well so i guess ill have change to regular fixodent ugh not sure if it has something to do with the zinc cuz the powdered does it also....ugh