If you're bothered by dry eyes and mouth, talk to your doctor about whether you have the autoimmune condition Sjogren's syndrome. If your eyes and mouth feel as dry as a desert, there are many possible causes. But if the dryness is long-lasting and accompanied by fatigue or pain, as well as. Dry eyes and dry mouth are the most common symptoms. You can sometimes get problems in other parts of your body, such as swollen glands.
The main symptoms of Sjögren's syndrome are dry eyes and a dry mouth, but it can also cause several other problems. Each person is affected differently. Ida Grunnan Fostad found a connection between dryness of the mouth and dry eyes in her doctoral project. Credit: OD, UiO/Margit Selsjord. If you have dry eyes and/or dry mouth, are frequently tired after getting a full- night's rest, and have unexplained joint pain, let your physician.
Many people with lupus will experience symptoms such as dry eyes and/or a dry mouth. These symptoms are most commonly caused by. Dry mouth symptoms may include: dry and itchy eyes; dry nose or throat; frequent coughing. Results from a recent survey of Sjogren's syndrome patients showed that half of those surveyed experienced common symptoms such as. Drugs and aging are the most common causes of dry mouth. of Sjogren's syndrome, an autoimmune disorder whose main symptoms are dry mouth and eyes.