I experienced this after my second round of chemo, but it was relatively short-lived. I just went for round three yesterday and experienced the same thing about 10-15 minutes after leaving the hospital. The only difference is I am currently experiencing another bout of this this afternoon. I am on an additional 46 hours of a chemo infusion at home.
I initially took a few small sips of water, used a dry mouth spray and took a couple of puffs of salbutamol, followed by drinking some hot water (tea temperature). This seemed to be somewhat helpful. I am wondering if anyone else has experienced this shortly after chemo ( I am on a FOLFOX regimen )? If so, do you have any additional tips/suggestions to alleviate this discomfort?