Colgate Colgate Oral and Dental Health Resource Center

Innovative toothpastes to clean and brighten every type of smile.

Toothpastes

A toothbrush for every type of smile, designed with comfort and results in mind.

Toothbrushes

Colgate kids' products make brushing fun and encourage routine use.

Kids' Products

Oral care products available exclusively through dental professionals.

Products From the Dentist

Professional grade oral care, available without a prescription.

Other Oral Care

Every smile is unique and requires a different type of care. Colgate has a solution for every smile.

Search by Benefit

Dry Mouth

Articles

What is Dry Mouth?

Dry mouth means you don't have enough saliva, or spit, to keep your mouth moist. Everyone has a dry mouth once in a while, especially if you're nervous, upset or under stress. But if you have a dry mouth all or most of the time, it can be uncomfortable and can lead to more serious health problems or indicate that a more serious medical condition may exist.    Read "What is Dry Mouth?" article

Dry Mouth

Everyone has a dry mouth once in a while — if they are nervous, upset or under stress.    Read "Dry Mouth" article

Can Medications Have an Effect on My Oral Health?

Yes, medications can have oral side effects — dry mouth being the most common.    Read "Can Medications Have an Effect on My Oral Health?" article

Prescription Medications and Dry Mouth

Read a short list of commonly-prescribed medications that can affect saliva production and cause dry mouth. Read "Prescription Medications and Dry Mouth" article

The Facts about Dry Mouth

Learn the symptoms, causes and treatment options for dry mouth. Read "The Facts about Dry Mouth" article

Videos and Interactive Guides

How to Brush

Learn the technique recommended for the best cleaning.

How to Floss

Find simple instructions for effective flossing.

Fresh Breath Assessment

How fresh is your breath? Find out by visiting the Fresh Breath Institute.

Guide to Brushing

Test your brushing skills with our FUN 3-D brusher.

Oral & Dental Care and Conditions Categories

ColgatePalmolive.com  |  Colgate.com  |  Legal/Privacy  |  Colgate.com Site Map  |  Contact Us
© Colgate-Palmolive Company. All rights reserved.
You are viewing the United States site.