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Xerostomia is the medical term for the subjective complaint of dry mouth due to a lack of saliva. Xerostomia is sometimes colloquially called pasties, cottonmouth, drooth, doughmouth or des (like a desert). Xerostomia is also common in smokers.
Tray bleaching: An effective solution to improve oral health

Tray bleaching: An effective solution to improve oral health

Poster presentation at MASCC Conference summarizes MuGard clinical experience

Poster presentation at MASCC Conference summarizes MuGard clinical experience

Cyclacel files Answer and Counterclaims to Celgene's declaratory judgment complaint

Cyclacel files Answer and Counterclaims to Celgene's declaratory judgment complaint

Cyclacel reports positive interim data from sapacitabine Phase 2 study for myelodysplastic syndromes

Cyclacel reports positive interim data from sapacitabine Phase 2 study for myelodysplastic syndromes

IMRT avoids xerostomia, but effectiveness on controlling cancer unclear

IMRT avoids xerostomia, but effectiveness on controlling cancer unclear

IMRT leads to fewer cases of xerostomia than other types of radiation: AHRQ report

IMRT leads to fewer cases of xerostomia than other types of radiation: AHRQ report

Interim data from Phase 2 clinical trial of sapacitabine in patients with MDS to be presented at ASCO 2010

Interim data from Phase 2 clinical trial of sapacitabine in patients with MDS to be presented at ASCO 2010

Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals reports net loss of $5.1M for first-quarter 2010

Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals reports net loss of $5.1M for first-quarter 2010

Celgene seeks court declaration over claims of romidepsin injection usage for T-cell lymphomas

Celgene seeks court declaration over claims of romidepsin injection usage for T-cell lymphomas

New muco-adhesive patch may help treat oral disorders

New muco-adhesive patch may help treat oral disorders

Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals' abstracts on cell cycle inhibitor drugs selected for presentation at AACR meeting

Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals' abstracts on cell cycle inhibitor drugs selected for presentation at AACR meeting

Time-released muco-adhesive patch more effective than oral rinse for xerostomia

Time-released muco-adhesive patch more effective than oral rinse for xerostomia

InvestorSoup.com: CYCC's total revenues for third-quarter of 2009 decrease by 14%

InvestorSoup.com: CYCC's total revenues for third-quarter of 2009 decrease by 14%

Bad breath can be treated

Bad breath can be treated

FDA approves BioVex' design of a Phase III clinical trial to evaluate OncoVEX

FDA approves BioVex' design of a Phase III clinical trial to evaluate OncoVEX

Xerostomia linked to use of multiple medications

Xerostomia linked to use of multiple medications

Acupuncture relieves symptoms of xerostomia

Acupuncture relieves symptoms of xerostomia

Improving cancer therapy achieved through taste, odor intervention

Improving cancer therapy achieved through taste, odor intervention

CAPHOSOL shown to benefit cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy and radiation therapy

CAPHOSOL shown to benefit cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy and radiation therapy

Improving palliative care

Improving palliative care