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Does using peroxide help clean my mouth?

Does using peroxide help clean my mouth?

Mouth cleansing: Commercial mouthwashes would be a much better choice for you rather than peroxide for oral cleansing. Peroxide is not meant to be swallowed, which is a risk if you use it to clean the mouth. ...Read more

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Mouth (Definition)

Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more


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Can I use hydrogen peroxide for mouth wash?

Can I use hydrogen peroxide for mouth wash?

No: No, not on a regular basis. First, in most cases, mouth washes are not essential, and second, if you feel it necessary, there are much better products out there already. Discuss this with your own dentist who would be more aware of the health of you mouth and your dental needs. ...Read more

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How often should I wash my mouth using a mouth wash?

How often should I wash my mouth using a mouth wash?

Once or twice a day: Is sufficient. Some mouth washes are "stronger" than others. Excessive rinsing can disturb the normal bacteria flora of the mouth and allow "other" bacteria to take over. ...Read more

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I use rembrandt toothpaste, and some floss. How do I put hydron peroxide on my toothbrush?

I use rembrandt toothpaste, and some floss. How do I put hydron peroxide on my toothbrush?

Use as a rinse!: Otc 3% hydrogen peroxide diluted: 1 part hydrogen peroxide to 2 parts water is safe to rinse twice daily after brushing consistently. This won't taste great, but it also good for gums health as well! hydrogen peroxide is the active ingredient in almost all whitening products. ...Read more

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What can I do to keep my teeth clean without using toothpaste or mouthwash?

What can I do to keep my teeth clean without using toothpaste or mouthwash?

Why: You should weigh the pros, cons, risks and benefits of toothpaste, mouthwash... These items have been in history for a long time, and unless you're super allergic to all of them, there's a reason why they're still used today and recommended by american dental assoc. ...Read more

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How often should I use baking soda and hydrogen peroxide on my teeth?

How often should I use baking soda and hydrogen peroxide on my teeth?

Baking Soda, H2O2: I don't necessarily advocate this although i an aware that this has been around for a long time and some dentists do recommend it. In my opinion, i would ask the general dentist or periodontist who you use and can evaluate the health of your gums advise you. ...Read more

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Does it work to rinse your mouth with water after using mouthwash?

Does it work to rinse your mouth with water after using mouthwash?

Yes.: The mouthwash's antibacterial and cleaning effects are while "rishing" inside your mouth. None are good to swallow. Rinsing your mouth afterwards is not a bad idea! ...Read more

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Why does fluoride help clean my teeth?

Why does fluoride help clean my teeth?

Cavity prevention: Fluoride in toothpaste is not there to necessarily clean teeth. It acts as a preventative of caries or cavities. Fluoride in the presence of dissolved minerals in the saliva acts as a catalyst of remineralization. When plaque acids dissolve tooth structure fluoride, calcium, and phosphate ions fill in the areas of decalcification to form fluoroappatite crystals which are more resistant to acid. ...Read more

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How often should I clean my ears using drops of olive oil at bedtime or hydrogenperoxide? I'm trying to keep them clean without using cotton buds.

How often should I clean my ears using drops of olive oil at bedtime or hydrogenperoxide? I'm trying to keep them clean without using cotton buds.

Elbow only: For those folks suffer from a continual problem wax buildup, there are some over the counter products that do a terrific job of gently cleaning ear wax from the ear canal. These products are usually referred to "ear wax removal" kits and usually contain some sort of liquid drop and an irrigating bulb syringe. This kits are not recommended for people suffering from an ear infection or have chronic. ...Read more

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Can I use hydrogen peroxide on eczema?

Can I use hydrogen peroxide on eczema?

This would not...: Be a good primary treatment for eczema because of his drying effect. I will have patients use it sometimes in the ear canals where there is a fungal infection and also eczema. As soon as the fungus is cleared the peroxide is discontinued and the eczema is treated differently. ...Read more

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Specific antibacterial soap i can use for my itching body? I already use bioderm and safeguard.

Specific antibacterial soap i can use for my itching body? I already use bioderm and safeguard.

Itching: Best to use only mild unscented body wash. Antibacterials can be harsh. Take care! ...Read more

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Will washing my mouth three fimes a day and using vocal cleaner help me get rid of gingivitis?

Will washing my mouth three fimes a day and using vocal cleaner help me get rid of gingivitis?

Maybe: Not sure what vocal cleaner is. However, good oral hygiene: brushing with Fluoride toothpaste at least twice a day, and flossing daily is very important. However, if the process of gingivitis has already started, you may need to see a dentist to clean your teeth and get proper treatment ...Read more

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How often should I clean my ears using drops of olive oil at bedtime? I'm trying to keep them clean without using cotton buds.

How often should I clean my ears using drops of olive oil at bedtime? I'm trying to keep them clean without using cotton buds.

Let me advise: One way you could drop few drops of h2o2 (hydrogen peroxide) in your before shower that clean the air and make wax loosen, so it come out with shower. ...Read more

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Can I use betadine throat gargle to rinse my around my mouth for herpangina?

Can I use betadine throat gargle to rinse my around my mouth for herpangina?

Yes, but won't help: Herpangina is a viral infection (coxsackie) resulting in painful oral ulcerations. The infection is contagious and resolves in 7-10 days. There is no effective treatment other than constitutional support: fluids, analgesics such as tylenol (acetaminophen) or ibuprofen, and rest. Betadine rinse would prevent secondary infection, but also would be irritating, exacerbating the condition and not killing the virus. ...Read more

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Can whitening gel make your mouth burn ? i was using some and now my mouth burns

Can whitening gel make your mouth burn ? i was using some and now my mouth burns

Whitening products: Whitening products can irritate gums and soft tissues of the mouth. It's temporary and will go away on its own without treatment. I suggest everybody consult with their own dentist to discuss whitening techniques which is tailored to their particular situation and needs and not use OTC products. ...Read more

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I tried, baking soda, salt, honey, yogurt, peroxide, mouth sore ointment, mouth sore mouth rinse. Nothing is working. I keep on having more out breaks?

I tried, baking soda, salt, honey, yogurt, peroxide, mouth sore ointment, mouth sore mouth rinse. Nothing is working. I keep on having more out breaks?

RUS: Recurrent Apthouus Stomatitis may be the cause of your discomfort. See your dentist for a diagnosis and treatment that will work better than honey. In the meanwhile, Chloraseptic liquid will ease the sores without burning the tissue as benzocaine will. ...Read more

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Can I use an acne wash with sorbolene body wash on my back? Or should I use them separately. Will the acne wash still work with the sorbolene

Can I use an acne wash with sorbolene body wash on my back? Or should I use them separately. Will the acne wash still work with the sorbolene

Should be fine: they have different ingredients that don't really seem to interact but people can respond differently to regimens. ...Read more

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What do you advise if i was wondering if brushing with baking soda or swishing hydrogen peroxide around in my mouth will whiten my teeth?

What do you advise if i was wondering if brushing with baking soda or swishing hydrogen peroxide around in my mouth will whiten my teeth?

Advice: Get your teeth professionally cleaned first, then use whitening products specifically formulated to whiten your teeth. The items you mentioned will not effectively whiten you teeth, but actually damage your enamel and soft tissues. ...Read more

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Can I use hibiclens to clean my bottom?

Can I use hibiclens to clean my bottom?

Hibiclens: Hibiclens is a safe and effective means of cleaning any area of the skin. However, any antibacterial soap should work just as well. ...Read more