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A 36-year-old member asked:

Can you explain what are the repercussions of falling asleep with gum in your mouth?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Sam Markzar
Dentistry - Periodontics 28 years experience
Nothing major: I hope that gum is sugarless though..... Lol..But kidding aside, if it is on occasion only, . It can not damage your teeth, or your oral tissues.. But my main concern is that you might be bereathing it in while you sleep , and choke on it.
Last updated Dec 27, 2013

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