Treating Bruxism and Xerostomia In The Pharmacy

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We frequently see complaints of dry mouth in the pharmacy.  Most complaints can be handled with over-the-counter products.  Sugar-free lemon candies can be of great benefit, but if a patient is very ill, lemon and glycerin swabs can provide comfort. I have seen about 6 patients with severe dry mouths that required pilocarpine or cevimeline.  […]