Three of them - Abilify, Nexium, and Advair Diskus - can cause dry mouth.
1- Abilify (aripiprazole) – treats depression.
2- Nexium (esomeprazole) – treats GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease) and reduces stomach acid.
3- Humira (adalimumab) – treats rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, psoriasis; also may be used to treat Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.
4- Crestor (rosuvastatin) – lowers “bad” cholesterol
5- Advair Diskus (fluticasone & salmeterol) – for treatment of asthma and COPD.
Dry mouth can interfere with your quality of life and the health of your mouth so speak with your doctor, dentist, dental hygienist or other health professional about ways to manage it.
This information is not intended to treat or diagnose any dental or medical problem or illness. Please visit your medical or dental health professional if you need medical or dental treatment!