How often can I use artificial saliva?

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Artificial saliva can be used as often as needed. Saliva substitutes are swallowed quickly and, therefore, the moistening and lubricating action has limited duration. Repeated applications may be needed. Although saliva substitutes will not cure dry mouth, they can provide temporary relief of some symptoms.

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