Continuing our discussion on dry mouth, we want to discuss some of the common causes of this issue so it can be treated properly.
What Causes Dry Mouth?
As we discussed in our first blog on dry mouth, dry mouth is the result of low saliva flow. The common reasons an individual may experience dry mouth include:
Any of the above can cause this issue, but medication is the most common reason why someone may experience dry mouth.
Here are some types of medications that can contribute to this problem.
Blood Pressure medications
Be sure to stay tuned for Part 3 of our blog series on “Dry Mouth” where we will discuss treatment options that can offer you relief.