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Dryness on the tongue - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Ear, Nose and Throat Problems
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Doctor :   Hi.
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   Yes Please...
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   Please go ahead with your query.
User :   I feel some kind of dryness on my tongue... and I feel like wiping it with my upper teeths again and again...... for this reason I have stopped using toungue cleaners too,,,, what would be the reason doctor ?
User :   I am now 42 Years old
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   Occassional drinker and smoker
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   Private service, Bangalore, Married, 78 Kgs 5 Ft 10... and 3 dependants
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   Since when are you having this problem?
User :   its almost one year...and I have chked for sugar, BP and even HIV and none of them are there
Doctor :   oK
Doctor :   The most common reason is dehydration.
Doctor :   I suggest that you drink plenty of oral fluids,
Doctor :   especially lemon juice
Doctor :   with sugar and salt
Doctor :   Take more butter milk.
User :   Ok.... thanks and what could be the other reason for this...
Doctor :   I also suggest that you avoid alcohol and smoking as they cause dehydration.
Doctor :   Diabetes is a main reason.
Doctor :   I suggest that you get your sugars evaluated again
User :   Ok..thanks
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User :   OK..I just wanted to check whether it can be autism... /
User :   Ok thanks
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