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Some warning labels are tough to swallow.


Over 32 million adults are at risk of dry mouth or xerostomia, caused mainly by prescription and over the counter drug products. 
Dry mouth can lead to extensive decay, serious oral infections and make it difficult to swallow and speak

400 Medications have the potential to cause dry mouth!

 The average person creates around 1 Liter of saliva a day

If saliva production is reduced, an individual's oral bacteria levels can increase 
10 times
over normal levels:
Delta Dental of Michigan. cited RepConnect Issue #15 : July 21, 2003

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