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What's causing my saliva to bubble?

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What's causing my saliva to bubble?
Hello from JA
I am Dr. Thomas, double board certified doctor, and I will help you with this and any follow up questions.
Than can be quite normal
Drooling can do it.
Acid reflux can do it
Gum disease that is severe or other dental problems can to it.
If it is excess salivation, this has a lot of causes and you need to see your doc as soon as possible.
Please let me know if you have further questions.
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Customer: replied 4 years ago.

I am not drooling, nor do I have acid reflux nor gum disease. My saliva seems thicker and bubbles; I constantly have to swallow, always aware of it. What do I do about it?

It can also be from dry mouth.
Or many other problems.
You need an exam to narrow this down
Do you have any medical problems?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

Sometimes I have dry mouth. What does this mean? What kind of Dr. should I see?

It could be from autoimmune disease for example.
You need to see an internal medicine doctor.
We cover all of the sub specialties, from autoimmune disease, to heart, stomach, hormones, etc.
Please let me know if you have further questions.
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