A 55-year-old female asked:
is it true garlic is just as good as an antibiotic? i might have a gum infection and my dentist was always cancelling appts so could i just take that?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Theodore Davantzis answered
39 years experience Dentistry
Garlic: Garlic is great in foods and it is claimed that it has several health related benefits. It is not an antibiotic substitute, and neither will it cure rotten teeth or gum disease. Find another dentist.
Answered on Oct 15, 2017
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