At a Glance: Orajel provides immediate, soothing relief of pain from by mouth sores caused by chemotherapy or radiation. Recommend applying prior to meals.
Details: Cancer patients often get dry mouth after radiation to the head and neck, or when taking certain medicines. It can interfere with good eating habits resulting in poor nutrition.Dry mouth is not only painful but can be the start of infections, cavities, and tooth decay. Symptoms include your mouth and throat feeling dry and sticky. Your normal pattern of speaking, chewing, swallowing, and even tasting food may change as a result of decreased or absent saliva production. Patients may sometimes experience weakened gums and toothache as well. This product is formulated to provide instant pain relief for severe toothache.
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