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Suffering from Sjorgens disease and rheumatoid arthritis. Have dry mouth. What kind of food should I take?

I m a 70 yr old female w/ RA and have been diagnosed with Sjorgens & have been having extreme difficulty w/ a very dry mouth.The onlt thing that helps is very cold , wet products,i.e. iced tea w/lotsof ice, biotene .What other products would be helpful?I take Celebrex & Cymbalta for fibroidmyalgia,on quite a few meds which don t help.Any suggestions?
Asked On : Mon, 25 Mar 2013
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Hi welcome to Health care magic forum.
Thanks for calling H.C.M.Forum.
As you describe you are a 70 years female, suffering with rheumatoid arthritis, and sjorgens disease. you want the things which can help the disease.
I advise you to avoid potato, other tubers, tomato, cauliflower, egg, chicken, fish, and seafood , to avoid muscular and joint pains.
Avoid taking spices, junk foods, and oily foods to be comfirtable in sjorgans .
You can use artificial saliva and tears for eyes can help you .Take more of water and juices.Take more of bland foods.
Wishing for a comfirtable maintenance of life.
Best regards.
Answered: Sat, 20 Apr 2013
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