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Why do some people produce extra saliva in their mouth?

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Dr. Richard Ruden
Dentistry

In brief: Body produces it

Excessive saliva can be caused by either an increase in your body's production of saliva or a decrease in your ability to swallow or keep saliva in your mouth.

In brief: Body produces it

Excessive saliva can be caused by either an increase in your body's production of saliva or a decrease in your ability to swallow or keep saliva in your mouth.
Dr. Richard Ruden
Dr. Richard Ruden
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Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology

In brief: Thick Saliva

Thick saliva can be caused by dehydration, post nasal drip, allergies, sinusitis, upper respiratory infections, diabetes, hypoglycemia and radiation therapy.
Also foods, chemo and medications.

In brief: Thick Saliva

Thick saliva can be caused by dehydration, post nasal drip, allergies, sinusitis, upper respiratory infections, diabetes, hypoglycemia and radiation therapy.
Also foods, chemo and medications.
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dr. Michael Fisher
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