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Ridiculously dry mouth and throat any suggestions for something to help?

(4 Posts)
Cocolepew Mon 01-Sep-14 20:45:08

I have an auto immune disease which causes dryness plus new meds which have turned my mouth into the sahara, I have hardly any saliva.
I'm constantly having to sip water.

Can anyone suggest something that would help? (not chewing gum)

ethelb Mon 01-Sep-14 21:47:17

There are mouth washes you can get. Speak to pharmacist.

CMOTDibbler Mon 01-Sep-14 21:52:18

If you talk to your GP, there are a range of artificial saliva products that will help

ItStillLooksLikeRainDear Mon 01-Sep-14 21:55:31

Would using a humidifier help?

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