Electrolyte saliva gel is a custom compounded pharmacy drug primarily ordered for the treatment of xerostomia, commonly known as dry mouth. Dry mouth can have many causes from medication reactions to diseases and conditions, but it is typically evidenced by a change in the mouth's saliva composition or a reduced flow of saliva within the mouth.
Electrolyte saliva gel is applied directly into the mouth. Patients should wash their hands thoroughly, rinse, and dry, then use a clean finger to apply the gel to the target area within the mouth. Electrolyte saliva gel can be used
Electrolyte saliva gel is tolerated well by many patients, but anyone using it should watch for signs of
NOTE: If you experience any side effects that are concerning to you, consult with your physician right away.
There is very little data on the effects of electrolyte saliva gel on pregnancy or breastfeeding; thus, it is advised that no one who is pregnant or breastfeeding use electrolyte saliva gel unless her physician specifically requests its use.
Check with your physician for other possible contraindications.
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