medications prescribed to manage lupus have adverse effects that can affect the mouth. . I am currently on 5 mg prednisone, plaquenil and methotrexate. A chronic dry mouth adversely affects your oral health and quality of life.
However, now I am reduced to 10mg the dry mouth has returned. Is dry mouth I think it has something to do with the prednisone, though.
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