Excessive saliva is a disease of the Mouth. It is the over production of saliva in the mouth.
The over active Salivary glands produce Excessive saliva.
Saliva is a clear liquid that is produced by Salivary glands present in the Mouth.
It provides moisture inside the mouth.
It helps in the digestion of starch.
Causes of Excessive Saliva
Fragile X syndrome
Excessive starch intake
Difficulty in swallowing
Toxins such as Mercury, Copper, Insecticide, Arsenic
Some causes of difficult swallowing are
Problems with the jaw; fracture
Neurologic disorders; Parkinson's disease