Home remedies for excessive salivation
It may be embarrassing to speak to people if you deal with excessive salivation. But, you can resort to certain home remedies to fight this problem.
Coffee beans are known to absorb saliva and keep your mouth dry. Grind them and put them under your tongue.
There are several health benefits of lemons, including helping with excessive salivation. You can regulate saliva production and reduce excess saliva formation by sucking on lemon wedges.
The herbal tea has a drying effect on the mouth when consumed. Alternatively, you can also suck pieces of dried ginger for relief.
Icing and brushing
Icing is one of the ways to improve tone and swallow reflex. Brushing is useful in improving oral motor control and swallowing process.
Cut back on sugar
When you are having issues with excess saliva, limit sugar or avoid foods with sugar. Resist the temptation of sugar-sweetened beverages, candies and desserts, such as ice cream.
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