Dentistry Expert Dr. Jonice Thompson Withanachchi: Dry Mouth

Dr. Jonice Thompson Withanachchi

I have dry mouth. What can I do to avoid irritating this condition?
Dry mouth can be a condition observed with aging, be caused by medications, or a sign of disease. Here's a few tips to avoid exacerbating this condition:
• Don't smoke tobacco
• Don't drink alcohol
• Drink plenty of water
• Avoid salty or spicy food that can irritate your mouth
• Avoid caffeinated drinks such as tea and coffee
• Moisten dry foods with soup, gravy, or some other kind of sauce
Dr. Jonice Thompson Withanachchi
93 Route 183, Stanhope, NJ