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STRATEGIES FOR RELIEVING TOO LITTLE SALIVA OR DRY MOUTH

STRATEGIES FOR RELIEVING TOO LITTLE SALIVA OR DRY MOUTH – PART III

We talked earlier about saliva and its functions, the common symptoms of dry mouth and its causes. Now, we will tackle the best strategies to manage dry mouth. As said earlier, the medications we take are mostly the main cause for dry mouth, and given these facts, we need to diminish the negative impact of medications on our oral tissues. First, we need to identify the drugs causing dry mouth symptoms and your physician can help you with this, then finding possible substitutions without the drying effect. When you have several medical caregivers, make sure all of them are aware of all the drugs you take, as it is possible to eliminate some of your medications. Remember, the less medications …

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