A sore tongue is a common problem that can affect anyone and of any age. While a tongue that is sore due to an illness or medication is nothing to worry about, sometimes a painful tongue can point to a health condition or a vitamin deficiency.
The most common one being a deficiency of vitamin B complex and the overuse of antibiotics, in which case the tongue would be red and would have developed painful ulcers or lesions.
Ulcers can also be formed on the tongue due to an infection such as a fungal overgrowth that might result in the formation of yellowish white ulcers. However, there are many remedies that you can find in your kitchen to soothe and heal your tongue. Here we talk about the five most effective ones.