Daily Dental Tip: Curing Dry Mouth Side Effects

24 Jun


If you are on medications for heart disease, high blood pressure, or even depression, the medication might cause dry mouth, which inhibits their salivary flow and increases the risk for cavities. You can ease dry mouth by drinking more water, chewing sugarless gum, using an alcohol-free mouth rinse, and avoiding overly salty foods, alcohol, and carbonated beverages.


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