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A 36-year-old male asked:

Can drinking too much herbal tea cause dry mouth?

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Dr. Matthew Hyde
Dentistry 43 years experience
Yes: Especially if out has one of the natural forms of Ephedrine (ephedrine sulfate) in it like mahwan.
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Dr. Stephen Gordon
45 years experience
Possibly: Certain types of teas have an astringent affect when made strong that can cause drying of the oral tissues and saliva reduction.
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