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Does Swollen Gums From Teething Cause Bad Breath In Babies
My 2 year old daughter has swollen gums, fever and bad breath for the last 4 days. We are travelling and we found a pediatrician who prescribed acyclovir sandoz. Should we give it?
Virus or yeast: Either she has oral thrush which is simply a yeast infection , or likely with presence of a fever it is most likely be an oral primary herpetic gingivostomatitis (oral herpes virus). This is very common. . Often it is subclinical. It should run its course in a few days. An oral thrush is treated with topical nystatin. Whereas the oral herpes can be aided by the aciclovir if is given early. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Canker sores, tongue bumps that are red, white pockets at back of throat, swollen gums that bleed easily. Can't eat, been three days. Bad breath too.
What procedure is necessary when gums are swollen and begin to grow above wisdom teeth, sensitive and start to have bad breath?
Advanced gingivitis: Patients with HIV have gum disease that gets worse very quickly. Puss coming from gums can be a sign that you already have, advanced gum disease. The bacteria and other particles, constantly form a sticky, colorless toxic “plaque” on teeth causing the gums to become inflamed and to easily bleed and teeth to become loose. This is a serious problem, which should be checked by a dentist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have puffy gums, frequent bad breath, and there is some yellowing in between some of my teeth. But I have pretty good hygiene. How can I fix this?
Dental Care: Brushing and flossing alone cannot replace professional dental care. You'll need to be seen by a dentist and/or hygienist to have those teeth cleaned professionally. No matter how good you are at cleaning your mouth, you'll never be as good as your dentist or hygienist. Sounds like you have calculus built up, and that would cause your symptoms. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My gum bleeds, hurts and is swollen all the time i.E brushing, eating. It also gives me bad breath. What condition is this and how can it be treated?
Periodontal disease : Your gums sound like they are in need of a professional cleaning. There are other health issues that can contribute to this condition, but you need to seek help from a dentist. The problem will not go away on its own and may cause you to lose your teeth or worse if it is not gum disease. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Impacted wisdom teeth, causing bad breath, smelly floss & swelling gums sometimes. What should I do?
41 yrs male, have bad breath over 1 year. No problem with teeth/gums but fecal breath comes after eating. It spreads everywhere i go and people run?
Gastroenterology: This does not sound like periodontal disease - although it could be a necrotizing ulcerative periodontitis to produce that degree of odor. If you've seen a dentist and they have ruled out an oral cause and you have acid reflux, it may be coming from this. Consult a gastroenterologist or an ENT doctor to evaluate you! best of luck. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
How do you get rid of bad breath? My breath always smells gross. I mouthwash, brush my teeth, floss, eat mints, chew gum and it's still gross. Anyone have any tips?
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