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Excessive Saliva Symptom
Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more
Birth control pill. Is excessive saliva a bad symptom? If I switch to the ring 1 wk in, do I only use ring for 2 wks instead of 3 bc pill? Thank you.
On Spit & Distress: People struggling w/ social anxiety often get hyperfocused on the physical symptoms they experience in dreaded soc situations. This serves 2 magnifiy the intense discomfort that lies at heart of soc anx, viz, discomfort associated w/ the fear of embarrassing urself. Paradoxically, one way 2 "bust your shame" = If u were 2 make urself salivate even more & draw attn 2 ur saliva in a soc situation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hi, I have been getting excessive saliva in my mouth, I have been to so many doctors they can't find any symptoms for it. I can't even speak properly?
This happens: It probably will go back to normal, but there are some conditions that should have medical attention. Dentures, gerd, mouth infection, pregnancy or stomatitis can cause this. Also some rarer ones. If you are really stressed and/or other issues upset you, a psychotherapist might help. Here's a link: http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/health/excessive-saliva/my01012/dsection=causes good luck! ...Read more
Alcohol mouthwash: Too much saliva may occur in association with pregnancy, excessive starch intake, gastroesophageal reflux disease, pancreatitis, liver disease, serotonin syndrome, and oral ulcers. Brushing and rinsing with alcohol-containing products may produce drying effects. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Swallow: Excess saliva is not necessarily a bad thing. Saliva is very important because it contains digestive enzymes that start the digestive process, it cleanses and rinses the mouth, and buffers the acidic ph of acidic food/beverages and acidic dental plaque. Thank your lucky stars you have plenty of saliva. Alternatively, dry mouth leads to rampant dental decay if not managed properly. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Why so drooly?: One of the most common causes of excessive saliva in otherwise normal people is that of reflux. If you have any symptoms of reflux you can try to take some over the counter medicine like Prevacid or Nexium (esomeprazole) for a week or two to see if it helps. Do you have bad teeth? That can do it. Certain medicines can do it too. Is it just when you sleep? Maybe sleep apnea. See a doctor if not improving. ...Read more
Saliva is an importa: Saliva is an important part of our oral health. It is a natural lubricant, cleaner and contains beneficial bacteria to start the digestion process. It also helps us taste food and swallow. Excess saliva may be cause by certain medications, foods or toxins that may be exposed to. Please consult with your dentist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Excessive salivation: Is usually a temporary situation. It can be for a number of reasons - production of excess saliva by the salivary glands; decreased swallowing; reflux; side effect of certain meds. Often new or ill fitting dental /oral appliances can also contribute to excessive salivation. If you are worried consult a dentist or physician. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Loads of excessive saliva foamy?ive had excess saliva since ages and it really annoying and embarasing for me and my family.cnt go bck to sleep
See dentist: Could've a vert simple solution but does require a dental eval and be sure they know it's a problem visit not for hygienist ...Read more
Can hormone changes cause excessive saliva in women? Im 28yrs old and i recently had excessive saliva.
I've recently quit weed after 15 years and keep waking myself up with excessive saliva - pretty much choking/drowning. should i be concerned?
Problem?: There are no real dental problems associated with excessive saliva, but the opposite is true. People with dry mouth may suffer from painful oral tissues, rampant decay, halitosis and other issues. If medications are used to slow salivary flow, i would be concerned about those side effects possibly developing. Be sure to understand your problem and the treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is my excessive saliva from being on 1mg Klonopin (clonazepam) for this past month permanent or reversible?
Can excision of nodules inside cheeks eliminate the excessive saliva in mouth and if so, how long before relief occurs?
Other options: Surgery for excessive saliva is a very poor choice. There are other ways of reducing saliva flow. Please understand that saliva has a protective function and reducing it may have neg, consequences. I would suggest seeing a dental specialist in oral medicine. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
The clear, viscous fluid secreted by the salivary and mucous glands in the mouth. Saliva contains water, mucin, organic salts, and the digestive enzyme ptyalin. It serves to moisten the oral cavity, to initiate the digestion of starches, and to aid in the chewing and swallowing of food. Approximately 1 to 1.5 l ...Read more
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