Table 2.

Drugs that potentialy cause xerostomia

CategoriesSubgroups
Antihypertensive agentsβ-Adrenergic blocking agents
Diuretics
α-Adrenergic blocking agents
Psychotrophic medicationsAntidepressants
Anxiolytics/anticonvulsants
Tricyclic antidepressants
Tetracyclic antidepressants
Serotonin reuptake inhibitors
Narcotic anelgesics
Anticholinergics and related drugsAntispasmodics
Anticholinergics
Histamine H2 antagonist
Antiemetic/antivertigo agents
Sympathetic agonistsBronchodilators
Corticosteroids
Anti-Parkinson/dopamine receptor agonists