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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 40 Questions
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   How can i help you?
User :   Nowadays while speaking too much saliva is thrown out from my mouth ? What shld be the reason ?
Doctor :   Is there increased saliva formation?
User :   yes..
Doctor :   Since when are you having this?
User :   from last 1 month
Doctor :   Is there any other symptom present?
User :   no..
Doctor :   Are you on any medications?
User :   no..i take only calcium tablets
Doctor :   It can be due to various reasons as medications, pregnancy, infections of oral cavity, gastrointestinal agents etc
Doctor :   Do you have any boil or any ulcer in mouth?
User :   i dont have any of these problems..
User :   no ulcer no boils
Doctor :   Do you have excess acid formation or heart burning or belching?
User :   no
Doctor :   1)Take 1 tbsp of vinegar and dilute in a glass of water. Gargle with this water every morning.
User :   ok
Doctor :   2)Cut back on sugary items, it also causes increased saliva production.
User :   ok
Doctor :   3)Take some coffee powder and keep under your tongue, it will absorb excess moisture
User :   ok
Doctor :   If the problem is not cured for long and these things do not help at all you need to get your salivary glands examined to see if any infection is there.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Have you followed what i have said?
User :   bye
User :   yes..thanks for ur advice
Doctor :   Is there anything else you would like to know?
Doctor :   Thanks for consultation
Doctor :   Bye
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