A 31-year-old member asked:
Why have i got a really dry mouth today? had spring break party and ate and drank a lot
2 doctor answers • 4 doctors weighed in
Gastroenterology 40 years experience
Dehydration?: Not eating right, drinking alcohol instead of taking in hydrating fluids, & maybe lots of vigorous dancing & activities may have left you dehydrated. Signs to watch for, aside from just dry mouth, may include (in no order of importance):
little or no urine, or urine that is darker than usual
sleepiness or fatigue
feeling dizzy or lightheaded
no tears when crying.
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Dentistry 12 years experience
Dehydration: A lot of alcohol combined with high carb, salty foods will cause you to become very dehydrated causing your dry mouth. Drink plenty of water today and you will be fine.
5.6k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Jul 9, 2015
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