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*  Protriptyline
Patients may also chew sugarless gum or suck on sugarless candy in order to increase the flow of saliva. Some artificial saliva ...
*  Sucroferric oxyhydroxide
Tablets of sucroferric oxyhydroxide easily disintegrated in artificial saliva. Clinical Phase 3 studies showed that sucroferric ...
*  Enamel microabrasion
2011). "Evaluation of physical properties of enamel after microabrasion, polishing, and storage in artificial saliva". Biomed ...
*  Dysgeusia
... or physicians can increase saliva flow with artificial saliva or oral pilocarpine. Artificial saliva mimics the characteristics ... Preetha, A. and R. Banerjee, "Comparison of Artificial Saliva Substitutes, Trends in Biomaterials and Artificial Organs, Jan. ... These include artificial saliva, pilocarpine, zinc supplementation, alterations in drug therapy, and alpha lipoic acid. The ... Saliva is an important component of the taste mechanism. Saliva both interacts with and protects the taste receptors in the ...
*  List of MeSH codes (D14)
... saliva, artificial MeSH D25.720.099 --- biopolymers MeSH D25.720.099.500 --- cellulose MeSH D25.720.099.500.252 --- cellophane ...
*  Adder stone
A vast number of serpents are twisted together in summer, and coiled up in an artificial knot by their saliva and slime; and ... One holds that the stones are the hardened saliva of large numbers of serpents massing together, the perforations being caused ...
*  List of Elemental Gelade characters
She states "Viro" isn't her name but a term for all human women with artificial elemental gelades. Her saliva is poison to Edel ...
*  Conception device
Artificial insemination kits are marketed to those wishing to carry out a personal artificial insemination. They generally ... "How to Use a Saliva Ovulation Microscope". Thefertilityshop.com. Retrieved 2013-09-27. "Ovulation Predictor Saliva Microscopes ... The saliva salt crystal formation is known as "ferning", due to the visual similarity to a fern plant under the microscope as ... One type of ovulation predictor is a saliva tester. To use it a woman spits onto a glass slide to observe when salt crystals ...
*  William Cheselden
... to treat certain forms of blindness by producing an artificial pupil. Cheselden also described the role of saliva in digestion ...
*  Fishing tackle
Artificial baits Many people prefer to fish solely with lures, which are artificial baits designed to entice fish to strike. ... Bread bait is a small amount of bread, often moistened by saliva, balled up to a small size that is bite size to small fish. ... terminal tackle including artificial flies, and other accessories including fly boxes used to store and carry artificial flies ... The artificial bait angler uses a man-made lure that may or may not represent prey. The lure may require a specialised ...
*  Horus swift
... which are typically in natural or artificial sandy banks. The flat nest of vegetation and hair, glued with saliva is built at ...
*  Vespula germanica
The nest is made from chewed plant fibres, mixed with saliva. The majority of nests are found in the soil below ground. A ... significant portion of nests are found in artificial structures such as attics, and a small portion are found above ground. A ...
*  SLPI
Increased levels of SLPI in saliva and plasma may also be an indicator of HIV infection. This is evident due to the virtual ... rather than artificial ones. Furthermore, it has been shown that there is an inverse correlation between the levels of SLPI and ... Studies have shown that decreasing levels of SLPI in saliva also decreases its anti-HIV activity. What makes SLPI such a topic ... It is found in large quantities in bronchial, cervical, and nasal mucosa, saliva, and seminal fluids. SLPI inhibits human ...
*  Argas persicus
This was tested using artificial inoculation. If the pathogen infects humans due to A. persicus, it would likely be as an ... This disease is septicemia (harmful bacteria present in the blood) by B. anserina being transmitted in A. persicus saliva. The ...
*  Sj√∂gren syndrome
Not enough saliva produced could mean the person has SS. An alternative test is non-stimulated whole saliva flow collection, in ... For dry eyes artificial tears, medications to reduce inflammation, punctal plugs, or surgery to shut the tear ducts, may be ... Saliva is a potential diagnostic tool of SS because the salivary component is changed after onset of the disease. With the new ... For a dry mouth, chewing gum (preferably sugar free), sipping water, or a saliva substitute may be used. In those with joint or ...
*  Spitball
A spitball is an illegal baseball pitch in which the ball has been altered by the application of saliva, petroleum jelly, or ... including practices such as altering the ball's state by the use of artificial substances such as sun block or dirt, or ... The name dry spitter is sometimes used to describe a pitch that moves like a spitball without saliva, such as the forkball or ... or applying sweat and saliva, are entirely legal and are used widely; other techniques are illegal (known as ball tampering), ...
*  Rabies in popular culture
In 28 Days Later (2002), a horror film set in post-apocalyptic Britain, an artificial virus called "Rage" causes humans to ... and the spread of the virus through saliva. While the behavior of the infected characters in the film was modeled after the ...
*  Edible-nest swiftlet
Its nest is made of solidified saliva and is used to make bird's nest soup. It is 11 to 12 cm long and weighs 15 to 18 grams. ... The use of artificial bird houses is growing. A detailed account of modern nest farming and marketing techniques is given by ... The nest used in bird's nest soup are composed almost entirely of saliva with little or no plant material. The soup is made by ... The bracket-shaped nest is white and translucent and is made of layers of hardened saliva attached to the rock. It measures ...
*  Chrysis ignita
Megachilidae nests are usually built in natural or artificial cavities, sometimes embedded in wood, clay, or attached to a ... which build nests from cellophane-like saliva secretion), and very rarely, one species of Vespidae. The commonality among all ...
*  Dengue fever
When a mosquito carrying dengue virus bites a person, the virus enters the skin together with the mosquito's saliva. It binds ... Aedes aegypti is particularly involved, as it prefers to lay its eggs in artificial water containers, to live in close ... the virus spreads to other tissues including the mosquito's salivary glands and is subsequently released into its saliva. The ...
*  Bioidentical hormone replacement therapy
Saliva testing has not been shown to accurately measure blood-bound hormone levels. The FDA recommends the lowest dose of ... The exception is progesterone, which may have an improved safety profile than artificial progestogens, though direct ... It may also be combined with blood and saliva testing of hormone levels, and the use of pharmacy compounding to obtain hormones ... In addition, the accuracy and efficacy of saliva testing has not been definitively proven, and the long-term effects of using ...
*  Androstenone
It is found in high concentrations in the saliva of male pigs, and, when inhaled by a female pig that is in heat, results in ... a commercial product made by DuPont sold to pig farmers to test sows for timing of artificial insemination. Androstenone is ... It is found in boar's saliva, celery cytoplasm,[citation needed] and truffle fungus.[citation needed] Androstenone was the ...
*  Bertold Wiesner
In 2007, Wiesner's natural son Jonathan Wiesner provided saliva and blood from which his DNA was isolated and held on record. ... Although it was not criminalized it was not legalized either and therefore the status of artificial insemination was ambiguous ... Barton, M., Walker, K. and Wiesner, B. 'Artificial Insemination. British Medical Journal. January 1945. Vol. 1. pp40-43. ... Wiesner's biological offspring, conceived by artificial insemination performed by Mary Barton and confirmed by DNA testing, ...
*  ZotZ (candy)
From Wrapper: Sugar, Corn Syrup, Malic Acid, Sodium Bicarbonate, Tartaric Acid, Artificial Flavors, Artificial Colors (F.d. &C ... When the powder dissolves, the acids dissolve in liquid (saliva or water) and react with the sodium bicarbonate to produce ...
*  Insects in medicine
Tick saliva is a potent inhibitor of endothelial cell proliferation and angiogenesis. Thromb. Haemost. 94, 167e174. Maritz- ... "Artificial Skin Spun from Spider Silk , Golden Orb-Weaver Spiders , Skin Grafts & Medical Technologies". livescience.com. ... These compounds in the saliva of blood feeding insects are capable of increasing the ease of blood feeding by preventing ... Currently, over 1280 different protein families have been associated with the saliva of blood feeding organisms. This diverse ...
*  Brian Aldiss
The Saliva Tree and Other Strange Growths Faber (1966), Sphere (1968), collected short fiction - Title story "The Saliva Tree" ... Artificial Intelligence (2001). Aldiss was associated with the British New Wave of science fiction. Aldiss was born on 18 ... Aldiss also won a Nebula award in 1965 for The Saliva Tree: And Other Strange Growths. Aldiss was the author of over 80 books ... Artificial Intelligence Super-State Orbit (2002) The Cretan Teat (2002) Affairs at Hampden Ferrers (2004) Cultural Breaks (2005 ...