Dry Mouth And Runny Nose

Reviewed on 8/31/2020

Allergic reactions to indoor or outdoor allergens, hay fever (a type of allergic reaction as well) and the common cold can all cause runny nose that can sometimes be accompanied by dry mouth. Dry mouth can occur as a side effect of medications that you may be taking for your cold symptoms. Check in with your doctor if you are experiencing any troubling symptoms.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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