Introduction:

         There are salivary glands in both the sides of below gum that excretes a juice constantly and it is naturally sucked by us. Generally, it is called saliva. Sometimes saliva occurs on a large scale and comes out in the form of spit. Sometimes, it occurs on a large scale because of mouth vesicles or worms into the stomach. In this stage, a person has to spit repeatedly.

Treatment by different medicines:

1. Borax:

  • Mix 125 grams borax into 500 ml water and gargle. Its use ends ptyalism.
  • Mix honey into borax and apply on the mouth vesicles 3-4 times a day. Its use ends mouth or tongue vesicles and ends ptyalism. Constipation also breaks by its use.

2. Catechu: Prepare a decoction by boiling catechu fruits, pomegranate and bark of mountain ebonip. Gargle with this decoction, it cures throat diseases and ptyalism.

3. Crotalaria verrucosa: A patient gets free from ptyalism by drinking one-gram juice of crotalaria verrucosa twice a day regularly.

4. Bullet wood tree:

  • This disease is cured by chewing or brushing bullet wood tree branch.
  • Prepare a decoction by boiling the bark of bullet wood tree and gargle with this decoction.  Its use is good for the treatment of ptyalism.

5. Nut grass: Prepare a decoction by boiling fruit or nut grass fruit. Take 20-40 ml this decoction ends mouth vesicles soon.

6. Cardamom: Grind equal quantity of cardamom and betel nut. Suck 1-2 grams this preparation repeatedly to cure this disease named ptyalism.