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Dry mouth treatment

Dry mouth treatment by siri dental

Dry mouth, medically known as xerostomia, is a very common problem faced by many. Dryness in the mouth can be due to a change in the composition of saliva or reduced salivary flow.

Tips for controlling dry mouth:

  • Eat Sugar free gums.
  • Take low quantity of caffeine
  • Don't use mouthwashes that contain alcohol
  • Stop using of smoking and alcohol
  • Sip water regularly
  • Try over-the-counter saliva substitutes
  • Use mouthwashes designed for dry mouth
  • Breathe through your nose, not from mouth.
  • Avoid sugary or acidic foods and drinks.
  • Brush with a fluoride toothpaste.
  • Use a fluoride Tooth brush.
  • Visit your dentist frequently if need.