Dry Mouth Symptoms

Dry Mouth Symptoms include:

  • a sticky, dry feeling in the mouth
  • trouble chewing, swallowing, tasting, or speaking
  • a burning feeling in the mouth
  • a dry feeling in the throat
  • cracked lips
  • a dry, rough tongue
  • mouth sores
  • an infection in the mouth
  • bad taste
  • bad breath (halitosis)
  • need to moisten the mouth often (including during the night)

Dry Mouth may affect your social life

In addition, Dry Mouth can have negative social side effects. With dry mouth it is harder to communicate so people become reclusive. Difficulties in sleeping means they also become tired and bad tempered.