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Benzethonium Chloride Safe Kill Chronic Breath Caused Tonsil Stones
Is benzethonium chloride a safe mouthwash to use to kill chronic bad breath caused by tonsil stones?
Probably not: That compound usually isn't used as a mouthwash, and if the bad breath is indeed caused by tonsil stones (tonsilliths), it probably won't work. See your local ent. If your bad breath is due to chronic tonsilliths, tonsillectomy may be the best answer. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Is Grapefruit seed extract without benzethonium chloride and no synthetic preservatives safe during pregnancy?
Is the antiseptic benzethonium chloride found is most vaginal powders harmful to vagina or reproductive organs?
Should be safe: If the powder is formulated to be a vaginal powder, it has a safe concentration of the substance. Now, with the caveat that anyone can be allergic to anything, overall benzethonium chloride is a very safe topical antiseptic. If you develop an irritant dermatitis, then just stop the use. ...Read more
Can I have chronic tonsillitis in one tonsil if I have deep crypts but no tonsil stones but have really bad breath and only 1 swollen tonsil?
Yes, it is possible.: It is possible to have only one swollen tonsil, but it should not be so bug that it is blocking tour throat or airway. Just because there are no tonsil stones doesn't mean there is nothing wrong. If you haven't already, please go see an ENT to make sure there is nothing wrong. ...Read more
I need to know if eating dairy when you have a tonsillitis infection will cause tonsil stones - hard bumps in tonsil crypts that cause bad breath?
16 yr old has chronic bad breath. Dentists say not teeth/gums. Read about tonsil stones. It looks like she has 1. Should i take her to dr? Any info?
18 y/o bad breath; have GERD and tonsil stones, doctors say tonsils are too small to remove, what are some ways to reduce halitosis?
Bad breath: Maintain regular dental visits. Brush and floss thoroughly at least twice a day. Clean your tongue with a tongue scraper or toothbrush...See your dentist or dental hygienist for proper technique. Control your gerd with diet. Gargle with mouthwash to try and flush debris from the tonsil areas. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Past 2 weeks my breath has been horrible; same smell as when I used to have tonsil stones but I had a tonsillectomy. My mom said it smells like sewer.
I have a bad breath and get stinky tonsil stones all the time .Should i get my tonsil removed to be free from this problem.
Maybe cause: But see a dentist if you have not had your teeth thoroughly cleaned in the past 4-6 months. Periodontal disease (gum disease) does cause bad breath. Also you need to be on a meticulous oral hygiene program: oral b electric toothbrush, floss, interdental stimulator (rotapoints or stimudents) and tongue scraper as the back of the tongue holds some "stinky" debris. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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