Papillae taste buds, human tongue, bright field photomicrograph, micrograph. Taste areas of the human tongue – sweet, salty, sour, bitter and umami – with colored regions of the appropriate taste buds. Microscopic view of taste buds on tongue. Taste buds contain the receptors for taste. They are located around the small structur
Picture 1 : Which part of the tongue perceives what. There are different kinds of taste. Primary ones are sweet, salty, sour, bitter, and umami. Other kinds of taste are combinations of these. The tip of the tongue is responsible for sweet and salty flavors of food.
Home Remedies for Inflamed Taste Buds. Use this if the infected tongue is caused by bacteria. Garlic, Ginger, and Pepper: Make a decoction out of these three and drink it four times a day. Use this if the infected tongue is caused by bacteria. Tea Tree Oil: Drop it to warm water and use it for gargling.