Dry mouth (ORHIS 7)This document is available in English as well as in languages other than English. Links to the English and multilingual resources can be accessed further below. To download information click on the selected language. This will take you directly to the resource. The information in brackets gives the format and file size if known. Note that some PDFs can be quite large and may take several minutes to download.
Title: Dry mouth (ORHIS 7) (PDF file) (Links to English resource)
Summary: Reduced salvia flow that results in a dry mouth (xerostamia) is a common problem among older adults.This leaflet explains causes, symptoms and solutions.
Organisation: Oral Health Cooperative Research Centre
Last reviewed: February 2019
Target audience: General
English resource: Report broken link
English (PDF file)
You need Adobe® Acrobat® Reader To view the PDFs. Get Adobe® Acrobat® Reader.