Parkinson's disease Question

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problem with swallowing

I have hard time swallowing so I build up saliva to the point of having to put my head over the sink.I was told to get a bed that I can raise up so I won't aspirate in the middle of the night I tried botox in the saliva gland and it helped for about 10 weeks I went back at twelve weeks had the shots. but they didn't work so now they want to raise the dosage ..anybody experience this issue

posted 10 months ago
A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

My husband has become an avid gum chewer to constantly keep swallowing. It’s an easy bandaid for now.

posted 3 months ago
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