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How can I get rid of meth mouth until I can get the help I need?

How can I get rid of meth mouth until I can get the help I need?

Stop destruction 1st: You have to stop using meth. Then, you have to see a dentist asap to stop whatever destruction there is presently; it will only get worse if you wait. Once you put out the fire, then you can then plan to restore your mouth back to a state of health over a period of time. If money is an issue, then contact the city/county dental society and they will inform you of local resources available to you. ...Read more

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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I have painfull blisters on my tongue fro Crystal meth foodie drink. How do I relieve the pain and get rid? Already tried hydrogen peroxide and no working

I have painfull blisters on my tongue fro Crystal meth foodie drink. How do I relieve the pain and get rid? Already tried hydrogen peroxide and no working

Seek medical help: Mouth sores develop from crystal meth due to its caustic nature. Blisters are a result of chemical burn and tissue damage. Hydrogen peroxide will not help and may make it worse. Recommend seeing your doctor and/or dentist for further evaluation and treatment. Keep in mind there are dangerous effects to other organ systems with continued use. Risks outweigh any perceived benefit. Do reconsider. ...Read more

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What are ways to prevent meth mouth?

What are ways to prevent meth mouth?

Obvious Answer: 1. Don't use meth. 2. Don't use meth. 3. Don't use meth. 4. Don't use meth... 99. Stay hydrated with water. 100. Use biotene otc (increases saliva production). Meth mouth is caused by dry mouth (xerostomia) - lack of saliva. Make sure you brush and floss regularly. In addition, sugarless gum or hard candy may be helpful. ...Read more

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Best treatment for meth mouth?

Salivary flow: Meth decreases salivary flow, causing severe dryness. Meth users then duck on lozenges or hard candy to mitigate this. Use of biotene and less sugar is what to do. Of course, getting off meth is the best solution! ...Read more

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Will sitting in a sauna help with getting rid of meth in your system?

No: Sorry it doesn't help the level of meth at all but might be a relaxing thing to do. ...Read more

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Will the treatment for chlamydias (antibiotics) rid system of meth?

Will the treatment for chlamydias (antibiotics) rid system of meth?

No: The antibiotics do nothing with the meth. It is metabolized separately from the antibiotics and will eventually disappear from the body over time. Special studies of your hair could show trace amounts within the hair that persists for quite a while. ...Read more

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What can I do to prevent my teeth from falling out from meth?

What can I do to prevent my teeth from falling out from meth?

See a dentist: First stop the meth! And go see your dentist. It will completely depend on how the teeth look and how much structure they have. You must improve your hygiene, brush/floss daily. If they are really decayed then it may be too late to save them and you will need to look at options for replacing them. Just stop the meth and see your dentist. ...Read more

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How can I prevent my teeth from falling out after using meth?

How can I prevent my teeth from falling out after using meth?

Go see a dentist: 1- stop using meth
2- stop drinking pop
3- see a dentist to see which teeth can be saved. ...Read more

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I have discoloration around my mouth and sides of my face, I had it for a long time. What is the best treatment to get rid of it?

I have discoloration around my mouth and sides of my face, I had it for a long time. What is the best treatment to get rid of it?

Depends on cause: Depends on what the discoloration means. Some medicines can cause skin changes. For some people, darker or lighter skin in certain areas is normal. In these cases, there are no really effective medications to help. Laser may be helpful. If the discoloration is the result of an infection (fungus) you will need medicine. Dry skin can also result in discoloration. ...Read more

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Can you get herpes of the mouth from meth use?

Can you get herpes of the mouth from meth use?

Yes: Several possible ways- (1) communal use of a meth pipe (2) reactivation of herpes infection in a pt who was previously infected (3) intimate mouth-to-mouth or genital contact with an infected partner, either who may not exercise appropriate judgement if they were high. (4) communal use of a needle if injecting meth and they " lick" the needle. ...Read more

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Is it possible to get meth mouth even if I've never done meth?

Is it possible to get meth mouth even if I've never done meth?

No: But you can certainly get lots of decay and gum problems, similar to "meth mouth", without doing meth. See a dentist and find out why you are in that situation. ...Read more

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I got flue and cold. My mouth tastes wierd. I'd like to know if there's a way of getting rid of the wierd taste in my mouth. Thankyou.

I got flue and cold. My mouth tastes wierd. I'd like to know if there's a way of getting rid of the wierd taste in my mouth. Thankyou.

Seasonal flu: Is very common viral infection. Usually the condition resolves on its own with home care. Drink water and get a good rest. NSAIDs (e.g. Aleve) are also recommended every 6 hours. If concerned, see your PCP for reevaluation. ...Read more

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Could I get meth mouth from vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine)?

Meth mouth: Meth mouth comes from dirty meth. If you swallow the pill as directed and don't already have a jacked up grill, and don't down two liters of mountain dew each meal, and stand close to your toothbrush and floss when you use them daily then chances are your teeth will be fine. Regular visits to your dentist can keep things in check. Good luck with that adhd. ...Read more

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Can I get meth mouth from using vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine)?

Definitely, no: Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) affects chemicals in the brain and nerves that contribute to hyperactivity and impulse control and has no effect on teeth. Meth causing cavities by xerostomia (dry mouth) and releasing toxic chemicals that damage the teeth. ...Read more

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Besides vomiting get the inflammation of the middle of the inside of my mouth where else can get it., because I had a bad habit like cristal meth.

Besides vomiting get the inflammation of the middle of the inside of my mouth where else can get it., because I had a bad habit like cristal meth.

Meth addiction: Signs include flushing, dilated pupils, hyperactivity, restlessness, sweating, twitching, tremors, irritability, paranoea. ...Read more

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I have a big lower lip, part of it goes in my mouth& burns is there a surgery I could have 2 get rid of the pooch w/o getting rid of my lips fullness?

I have a big lower lip, part of it goes in my mouth& burns is there a surgery I could have 2 get rid of the pooch w/o getting rid of my lips fullness?

Identify cause first: Yes, surgical lip reduction can help reduce excess tissues but I am not sure what is causing the lip burning or whether that will dissipate following any surgery. See your pcp to diagnose the problem. If you have an inflammatory condition then that may cause burning sensation and may even cause some swelling and if that is treated then you may not need any surgery. ...Read more

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Can I just get meds to quit meth and cannabis without having to go into rehab or treatment?

Can I just get meds to quit meth and cannabis without having to go into rehab or treatment?

Mutual support helps: The most effective "medication" is mutual support. Consider attending a meeting of narcotics anonymous or marijuana anonymous. ...Read more

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The edge of my front teeth are translucent and have small vertical lines. I hate how they look. How do I get rid of them? Would a topical treatment help?

The edge of my front teeth are translucent and have small vertical lines. I hate how they look. How do I get rid of them? Would a topical treatment help?

Translucent with line: Teeth that are thin on their edges, especially from bruxism & wearing away of incisal enamel may appear translucent. The lines you mention are probably surface enamel imperfections we call craze lines. Craze lines generally do not pose any great risk and can be left. However, if you are unhappy with translucency & craze lines, discuss options with your own dentist. Bonding, veneers, crowns? ...Read more

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How to get rid of phelm while smoking meth?

How to get rid of phelm while smoking meth?

QUIT!: Lance:

My best advice is to quit smoking. It will ruin your health in the long run ...Read more

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What could cause a child to get head lice a few months after getting rid of it?

What could cause a child to get head lice a few months after getting rid of it?

Re-exposure...: Of course, some of the commercial and even prescription pediculocides (lice medicines) require 2 separate applications given about a week apart. Just make sure to follow your doctor's directions or the directions on the bottle, and remind your little one to not share caps/hats/bandanas or combs/brushes with other children. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of itchy red rash from injecting meth?

How do I get rid of itchy red rash from injecting meth?

Do not do meth: Itchy rash is the least of the damage you are doing to yourself. Get off meth!
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more

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I tired meth only for 2 days, but now I'm sleeping too much, depressed, feeling weird, lazy. Is that the come down? And how to get rid of it?

I tired meth only for 2 days, but now I'm sleeping too much, depressed, feeling weird, lazy. Is that the come down? And how to get rid of it?

Yes, coming down: This is a painful part of using meth. You may feel energized and powerful while using, but the aftermath is what you're experiencing -- due to effects on brain chemicals. Your body can eventually rebalance itself, but you need to decide what you want for it in the future (using meth again or not). Meth is extremely addictive & dangerous. Get support from http://www. Crystalmeth. Org/. ...Read more

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Can one take a z pack after doing a little meth to get rid of any bacterial or any other kind of virus one may have contracted after sex?

Can one take a z pack after doing a little meth to get rid of any bacterial or any other kind of virus one may have contracted after sex?

Z-pak: Z-pak won't effect viruses, only certain bacteria. If z-pak used for no reason, it can result in side effects and complications. Best bet: don't do meth, use protected sex or abstinence, and don't take z-pak. See primary doctor ASAP. ...Read more

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What are the early symptoms of meth mouth?

Root surface decay: Meth mouth is a relatively new term in dentistry. Meth dries out the mouth by inhibiting the production/release of saliva. Mouth becomes more acidic from this. Appetite suppressant side effects of meth also cause more consumption soda/candy and the like for energy. Enamel/dentinal decay happens at the later stages and can be very rapidly and very extensively. ...Read more