More than 1,800 medicines can cause the salivary glands to make less saliva.
Among the medication classes that may cause dry mouth are:
INDICATIONS AND USAGE.
SaliPen® is an electrical salivary stimulator system, indicated for use in patients with xerostomia (dry mouth).
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION.
SaliPen® is placed in the mouth and can be used for up to five (5) minutes every time and up to five (5) times a day.
You should not buy the SaliPen® device if any of the following condition is applicable for you.
WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS.
The following medical conditions need special precautions and require medical/specialist advice before using the device.
Adverse reactions are rare and include discomfort and mild pulsating sensation in the areas of the mouth that are in contact with the electrodes.