Dry Mouth : Symptoms

People suffering from Dry Mouth may experience one or a combination of the following symptoms:

    • Infections in the mouth, bleeding gums
    • Difficulty in speaking and swallowing
    • Mouth sores and ulcers
    • Bad breath
    • Cracked lips
    • Tooth decay
    • Frequent thirst
    • Burning, dry rough tongue
    • Reduction in the taste and flavours of food and drink
    • Dry throat and raw dry tongue

It is important that sufferers speak with their healthcare provider and discuss the impact their Dry Mouth is having on their lives.

There are several diagnostic tools that can be used by a trained professional in order to determine the cause of the Dry Mouth and assess the best treatment plan. Possible Causes