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#428 - 11/22/02 04:59 PM Dry Mouth at Night
digtexas Offline
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Registered: 09/06/02
Posts: 642
Loc: Houston, Texas
Help! I have gone from excessive spitting of mucous at night to now being awoken by a severely dry mouth. I read old posts on the topic that recommended certain products. I have the Biotene toothpaste but no other dry mouth products.
Does anyone have any specific ideas of how to address the dry mouth problem during sleep? Would a vaporizer work, or cause problems with its moisture?

Danny G.
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Stage IV Base of Tongue SCC
Diagnosed July 1, 2002, chemo and radiation treatments completed beginning of Sept/02.

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#429 - 11/22/02 08:25 PM Re: Dry Mouth at Night
Cath Offline
Platinum Member (200+ posts)

Registered: 06/16/02
Posts: 206
Loc: Central Florida
Hi Danny, I drink water late a night and find it helps a lot. Don't know about a vaborrizer.
Cathy
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Cathy

SCCA Stage IV diagnosed 01/90
base of tongue with 1/2 removed.
With neck resection, radiation and chemo

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