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Xerostomia Summary

Description: Decreased salivary flow.

Also Known As: Asialias; Dryness, Mouth; Hyposalivations; Xerostomias; Asialia Show All >>

Networked: 1347 relevant articles (122 outcomes, 235 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Xerostomia

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Pilocarpine (Ocusert) : 29 outcomes 33 studies in 115 results : FDA 10 Generic
  2. cevimeline (Evoxac) : 11 outcomes 9 studies in 40 results : FDA 1
  3. Amifostine (Ethyol) : 9 outcomes 18 studies in 66 results : FDA 2 Generic
  4. Artificial Saliva : 3 outcomes 5 studies in 32 results : IBA
  5. Tablets : 3 outcomes 3 studies in 10 results : IBA
  6. Polymers : 3 outcomes 2 studies in 3 results : IBA
  7. BioXtra : 3 outcomes 2 studies in 3 results : IBA
  8. Fluorides : 3 outcomes 1 study in 27 results : IBA
  9. Nasopharyngeal carcinoma : 2 outcomes 9 studies in 27 results : IBA
  10. Chewing Gum (Chewing Gums) : 2 outcomes 8 studies in 16 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Xerostomia

  1. Head and Neck Neoplasms (Head and Neck Cancer)
  2. Xerostomia
  3. Xerophthalmia
  4. Neoplasms (Cancer)
  5. Mucositis
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Key Therapies for Xerostomia

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  1. Radiotherapy : 19 outcomes 47 studies in 298 results
  2. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 3 outcomes 9 studies in 63 results
  3. Aftercare (After-Treatment) : 3 outcomes 3 studies in 34 results
  4. Oral Administration : 3 outcomes in 8 results
  5. Oral Hygiene (Dental Hygiene) : 2 outcomes 5 studies in 60 results
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