What are the causes of an extremely dry mouth?

Answer We all have a dry mouth on occasion, but a chronically dry mouth deserves a visit to your doctor. A number of illnesses and conditions can cause a chronically dry mouth, according to the Mayo Clini... Read More »

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What causes severe cotton mouth or dry mouth in the morning?

During the day you are talking, eating, drinking, and doing things that simulate production of saliva. At night, you're going 8 hours without drinking, and hardly even moving, so when you wake up,... Read More »

Took a Drink of Black Coffee With An Extremely Dry Mouth and It Tasted Sweet?

While saliva is a factor here, it is not about it's ability to break down foods in this case (or in the case of any beverage, since it only applies in cases where you are chewing solid food). Anot... Read More »

What are the causes of very dry mouth?

"Dry mouth"--a feeling of thirst, or dryness or soreness in the throat or tongue--is an uncomfortable and potentially serious condition. It can result from dehydration, or manifest as a symptom of ... Read More »

What causes mouth ulcers?

Hi Mummy, Surprise!!! You have a wisdom tooth coming in and those Babies really hurt..Rinse your mouth out with warm salt water and go buy some pain killer over the counter to help put an edge on ... Read More »