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I keep getting bad dry sticky lips and headache right across forehead and nape of neck ??

I keep getting bad dry sticky lips and headache right across forehead and nape of neck ??

Anxiety related?: There are various causes for dry lips and there are also a number of causes of headaches and neck pain. These two symptoms are not necessarily connected. However a possible connection would be stress/anxiety which can cause dry lips from excessive licking of the lips when stressed, as well as neck pain from muscle tension. ...Read more

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Feel sick as been vomiting lips are sticky should i go to the hospital or go to sleep that's what i feel like doing?

Feel sick as been vomiting lips are sticky should i go to the hospital or go to sleep that's what i feel like doing?

Sounds like: you are suffering from a viral infection ...this is not without a high fever a "hospital" issue. You could seek medical care from a Walk In Unit or consult with you PCP (Primary Care Provider) Need more information for a more detailed answer ...Do you have a TEMPERATURE?? Any recent EXPOSURES???? Hope this helps! Dr Z ...Read more

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Started realizing I have very dry mouth 2 weeks ago started hydrating, use products n quit smoking. Dry mouth seems better but lips still sticky. Why?

Started realizing I have very dry mouth 2 weeks ago started hydrating, use products  n quit smoking. Dry mouth seems better but lips still sticky. Why?

Sticky lips?: Perhaps the "products" you are using for your lips are creating the "sticky" feeling? What are you using? Any better answer would require a personal examination. See a physician or dermatologist. ...Read more

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Can vitamin pills cause lips to be sticky? Normal dosage

Do you think so?: If you felt they could be the cause and you stopped using them and the stickiness went away i would listen to your body and conclude that the pills had some role especially if resuming their use the same symptom came back. If you stopped and started 3 times and this always happened that would be fairly convincing. This is called a single subject research design, . ...Read more

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Red ring around lip piercing along with this sticky substance, what could it be?

Poss. infection: Redness can be an indication of infection. See your doctor for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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My lips are very sticky what can cause this .I drink all the time and I have low blood sugars .

My lips are very sticky what can cause this .I drink all the time and I have low blood sugars .

Also dry mouth?: Usually if you feel your lips are dry and easily stick together the cause is decreased saliva production leading to dry mouth. First, could it be a side effect from a medication your are takin? Anti-depressants top this list! Sjogren's Syndrome can cause this AND dry eyes. GERD/reflux can also cause, as can general dehydration. Iron/vitamin deficiency, smoking can cause. Your doc can help sort out ...Read more