Medical help for a dry mouth

Hey everyone. This is Dr.Niknaz and I`m here to answer your questions about dry mouth. It can be very uncomfortable, right?

Fortunately, dry mouth is rarely a serious issue.

medical help for dry mouth

When should we seek medical help for dry mouth?

Sometimes it`s a sign you`re just a bit dehydrated, so some home remedies can relieve it.

More than 90 percent of dry mouth cases are caused by medications. Common types of medications include:

You should talk to your doctor before discontinuing their use.

 

If you have symptoms of other conditions like;

You`d better treat the underlying conditions.

dry mouth home treatment

What are Home treatments for dry mouth?

  • Drink water
  • Avoid certain medications
  • Avoid caffeine.
  • Limit alcohol use.
  • Stop smoking.
  • Drop sugar
  • Suck on sugarless candies
  • Chew sugarless gum
  • Improve overall oral care
  • Use alcohol-free mouthwash
  • Avoid breathing through your mouth
  • Get a humidifier

 

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