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Yes. You could talk to your doctor about taking some medication to decrease your saliva production that you could take prior to going to sleep.
These medications are available as pills, drops or patches.
These drugs all belong to a class of medication called anti-cholinergic.
Clonidine 0.1 mg before bedtime is very effective
1% atropine eye drops also work when diluted and used as a mouth rinse. This is very safe.
As you can see, there are many options available.
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