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Any help with dry mouth? Cant drink much due to oab
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Dr. Jeffrey Jarvis
Dentistry
2 doctors agree
In brief: Lozenges
Make sure any hard candy or lozenges you use are sugarless.
Also, biotene is a non-alchol containing rinse for dry mouth. Available otc.

In brief: Lozenges
Make sure any hard candy or lozenges you use are sugarless.
Also, biotene is a non-alchol containing rinse for dry mouth. Available otc.
Dr. Jeffrey Jarvis
Dr. Jeffrey Jarvis
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Dr. Scott Beard
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Urogynecology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Gum
Hard candy, avoid caffiene, stop smoking.

In brief: Gum
Hard candy, avoid caffiene, stop smoking.
Dr. Scott Beard
Dr. Scott Beard
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Dr. James Beck
Make sure hard candy is sugar free.
Dr. James Beck
Dentistry
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Find the cause
There are some over the counter saliva substitutes, but they really aren't that good and offer only short term relief.
You can keep water with you and rinse and spit it out. Also sugar free gum often helps promote saliva production. You should consult with your dentist and medical doctor to determine the source of your dry mouth. This could be a medical problem or side effect of some medications.

In brief: Find the cause
There are some over the counter saliva substitutes, but they really aren't that good and offer only short term relief.
You can keep water with you and rinse and spit it out. Also sugar free gum often helps promote saliva production. You should consult with your dentist and medical doctor to determine the source of your dry mouth. This could be a medical problem or side effect of some medications.
Dr. James Beck
Dr. James Beck
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Dr. Scott Beard
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Urogynecology
In brief: Hard candy
Stop caffiene. Old indian trick of sucking on a rock - just don't swallow it.

In brief: Hard candy
Stop caffiene. Old indian trick of sucking on a rock - just don't swallow it.
Dr. Scott Beard
Dr. Scott Beard
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