Artificial Saliva Powder

Name: Artificial Saliva Powder

Uses of Artificial Saliva Powder

  • It is used to treat dry mouth.

What do I need to tell my doctor BEFORE I take Artificial Saliva Powder?

  • If you have an allergy to saliva substitute or any other part of artificial saliva powder.
  • If you are allergic to any drugs like this one, any other drugs, foods, or other substances. Tell your doctor about the allergy and what signs you had, like rash; hives; itching; shortness of breath; wheezing; cough; swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat; or any other signs.

This medicine may interact with other drugs or health problems.

Tell your doctor and pharmacist about all of your drugs (prescription or OTC, natural products, vitamins) and health problems. You must check to make sure that it is safe for you to take this medicine with all of your drugs and health problems. Do not start, stop, or change the dose of any drug without checking with your doctor.

What are some things I need to know or do while I take Artificial Saliva Powder?

  • Tell all of your health care providers that you take artificial saliva powder. This includes your doctors, nurses, pharmacists, and dentists.
  • If you are on a low-salt or salt-free diet, talk with your doctor.
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan on getting pregnant. You will need to talk about the benefits and risks of using this medicine while you are pregnant.
  • Tell your doctor if you are breast-feeding. You will need to talk about any risks to your baby.

How do I store and/or throw out Artificial Saliva Powder?

  • Store at room temperature.
  • Keep all drugs in a safe place. Keep all drugs out of the reach of children and pets.
  • Check with your pharmacist about how to throw out unused drugs.

For the Consumer

Applies to saliva substitutes topical: mouth/throat aerosol solution, mouth/throat liquid, mouth/throat packet, mouth/throat solution

Saliva substitutes topical Breastfeeding Warnings

There are no data on the excretion of saliva substitutes into human milk.