Hypersalivation – what drug treatment options are available?

· Southampton Medicines Advice Service, UKMi

This Medicines Q&A is one of a series of five Q&A documents to address the drug treatment of hypersalivation (drooling or sialorrhoea). It gives a general description of the pharmacological options that may be considered for the management of non drug-induced hypersalivation.

AmitriptylineAtropineBenzatropineBotulinum A toxinGlycopyrroniumHyoscine hydrobromideModafinilQ&ATrihexyphenidyl

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