[New remedy for dry mouth using the gustatory-salivary reflex].

Abstract

Patients with dry mouth are increasing in Japan due to the country's super-aging society and stressful modern society. Dry mouth affects quality of life, including difficulty with speech or swallowing, and also causes aspiration pneumonia and, respiratory infection. Moreover, dry mouth closely relates to taste dysfunction, resulting in malnutrition, a… (More)
DOI: 10.1248/yakushi.14-00250-4

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