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Ayurvedic Treatment for Dry mouth

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Ayurvedic Treatment for Dry mouth

DRY MOUTH Ayurvedic Treatment

To diagnose the condition of dry mouth, the doctor will:1

  • Examine your mouth and make a review of your medical history
  • May order for certain blood tests
  • Order imaging scans of your salivary glands or
  • Tests that measure how much saliva you produce

Diet Recommendations (Aahar)

  • Increase the intake of fluids, especially drinking water to one’s content
  • Consume plenty of frozen chunks of water based fruits and vegetables like watermelon, cucumber, pineapple, etc
  • Drink fruit juices and vegetable juices
  • Drink tender coconut water at least once or twice a day, as it is a good remedy for dry mouth
  • Eat soft and liquid diet like stews and soups
  • Avoid excess coffee, tea, sodas and alcoholic drinks
  • Only consume sugar-free candy or gums
  • Drink plenty of water, but avoid sipping slowly as this can wash off any saliva and make mouth dry.
  • Make a habit to carry water bottle everywhere
  • Avoid spicy foods.

Lifestyle changes (Vihar)

  • Avoid smoking, chewing tobacco and alcohol
  • Avoid mouth breathing as much as you can
  • Consult a dentist if you have tooth caries/cavities
  • Gargle with warm salt water 3-4 times daily
  • Use a room vaporizer to add moisture to the bedroom air

Brush and floss your teeth at least twice daily

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