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does post nasal drip cause excess saliva

A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Tamura
39 years experience Dentistry
Post nasal drip: Possibly it could be from the mucus present from the post nasal drip. If it lasts for more than a week I would have your dentist take a look at it. ... Read More

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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Slootsky
Specializes in Dentistry
Dry mouth issue: I am a dentist that has also suffers from this. For dry mouth, I have used xylimelts: http://www.oracoat.com/products/xmdm I have dust mite allergi ... Read More
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Mouth-breathing?: You likely have nasal obstruction as well and mouth-breathing while asleep can give you dry mouth. Consult your doctor to see if you have nasal probl ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Possibly: If the post-nasal drips are very salty, then you may end up with a sensation of dry throat like after swallowing a mouthful of seawater. On the other ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Scott Schaffer
37 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Post nasal drip: check out "Understanding LPR" on You Tube. This describes the most common cause of PND and tongue irritation, silent reflux. If you can modify your l ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
26 years experience Internal Medicine
It can contribute: Are your symptoms affecting always 1 side more than the other? Are your symptoms getting worse?it may be that you suffer from a different condition in ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Don't know: I have never seen this type of reaction from drinking water and thus suspect that it is more of an unusual manifestation of an anxiety reaction. I sug ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim
18 years experience Urgent Care
Absolutely: Everybody's allergy to allergens can be different. stuffiness that goes away then comes back can be allergy related, try some over the counter loratad ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernstein Joel
59 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Unlikely: A deviated septum does not usually cause severe post nasal drip. If you have already seen an ENT doctor and sinusitis has been ruled out, I would con ... Read More
A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bradford Patt
34 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
Nasal congestion : Your symptoms are consistent with an upper respiratory infection which could be viral or bacterial. You did not note how long you have had symptoms. I ... Read More
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