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Tooth Paste Mouth
I accident got a very very small amount of super glue in my mouth what do I do? I washed my mouth with water, tooth paste, mouth rise,
Very small amount: If you feel sick, go see your physician, but a tiny amount generally ok, but do not use superglue for any dental anything, use dental cements for your dental temps, use dental denture adhesive for denture retention, etc. Use dental products for dental purposes! Not superglue. ...Read more
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
Teeth whitening: You can use over the counter tooth paste or crest 3D whitening strips or pens. However, they are not so effective and/or stable. OTC bleach and whitening tooth paste could be used as a supplement only. A professional teeth whitening without laser, followed by home whitening system with custom trays for the long term effect. You will be very happy with the results. ...Read more
When I eat something sweet my right side of the teeths feel bad what should I do I use tooth paste and mouth wash too?
What is the best tooth paste and mouth wash I can use I am currently using dollar store tooth paste and mouth wash and they taste weird and seem to not be doing anything for my teeth what is the best brand out there that will actually work on my teeth
Look for seal: Look for american dental assn seal of approval on toothpaste that assures quality and validity of claims made. Same for mouth wash, most are ineffective. Avoid dollar store products... You get what you pay for. And for an adult, floss and/or water pik more important than toothpaste. Make sure to brush 2 full minutes 2x/day & floss 1x/day. ...Read more
Some risks involved: First, mouth washes do not whiten teeth. Secondly, companies that promote their toothpaste as whitening teeth do so mainly with abrasives, that are not intended to be used on a regular basis as they erode away tooth structure. In my opinion, get a professional cleaning at your dentist and then maintain those healthy clean teeth with any brand name fluoridated toothpaste. ...Read more
My breath smells after I brush my teeth even when I use tooth paste and mouth wash 20 minutes later horrible breath how do I fix this or prevent it?
Causes of Halitosis: The other common causes for bad breath are chronic sinusitis, odor can come from the post nasal discharge. It can also come from your lungs such as after eating food rich in garlic. Systemic diseases can also cause bad breath. You should see an otolaryngologist if problem persists. ...Read more
I accidentally licked raw chicken and immediately after I rinsed my mouth out and cleaned my mouth with tooth paste. Can I still get salmonella?
I often suffer from mouth ulcers. It happens in lips and on my tongue. I bite tongue and lips and I fear its caused by tooth paste. Please explain.
Stop using: Stop using the tooth past if did not goaway see your dentist to chek your bite. ...Read more
Be specific: Who are you asking this question regarding? Is this an infant or small child? As you know toothpaste has proved to be an excellent way to provide fluoride and very significantly reduce tooth decay children need fluoride and by the way bottled water most all brands have NO fluoride and we are seeing an increase in tooth decay because people aren't drinking tap water ...Read more
Best Teeth whitening: You can use over the counter the best tooth paste or crest 3D whitening strips or pens. However, they are not so effective and/or stable. OTC bleach and whitening tooth paste could be used as a supplement only. A professional teeth whitening without laser, followed by home whitening system with custom trays for the long term effect. You will be very happy with the results. ...Read more
See your dentist: Could be anything from general sensitivity to gum recession ...Read more
During a teeth cleaning, what is that substance that dentists use to polish your teeth? It seems to have a gritter, different texture than tooth paste. Is it something other than regular toothpaste? It feels different.
For the past week my teeth have been really sensitive. I got a special kind of tooth paste but it hasn't helped. What should I do?
Are all your teeth sensitive or a specific few?
Any recent traumas- hitting the teeth with a glass, or an elbow? Aware of grinding your teeth? Chewing on ice or hard candies? Drinking sodas or juices or sports drinks?
Are your gums receding? These are things that might cause sensitive teeth. Using a "sensitivity toothpaste" can help if you brush with it and spit out the excess, but don't rinse. ...Read more
If you are supposd to brush your teeth at least once a day with a tooth paste containing fluoride, what does the fluoride do?
Why there is gel on teeth becoz of not doing tooth paste I want to know its reason is any bacteria make this gel like thing on teeth tell me in detia?
My child is two years old, and whenever I brush his teeth, he swallows tooth paste; is it dangerous?
Never smoked, drink, drank coffee. I brush my teeth every day twice a day with whitening tooth paste but my teeth are still dirty, how do I whitenmyteeth?
Have you seen a dentist and had them checked? Sometimes the stains can be caused by bacteria a regular tooth brush can't remove. A dentist can tell you if your teeth need professional cleaning or if whitening is the answer you are looking for. Whitening toothpaste is not very effective for most stains.
Consult your dentist. ...Read more
Can brushing your teeth with whitiinging toothpaste then other kinds of paste 3 times a day cause white spots and lines near the gum line?
May be: Too much of anything is not good. You may irritated your gum. ...Read more
My gums are peeling, got burnt by tooth paste, what should I do and how long will it take to heal?
My gums got swollen due to my tooth paste because it was too harsh. How do I get the swelling to go down?
See Dentist: A simple fix for swollen or irritates gums is a salt-water rinse or the use of listerine. I would definitely see your dentist, however, to rule out the possibility of gum infection or periodontal disease. ...Read more
My son's gums hurt all the time. Could this be a side effect of his new meds, welbrutrin xl? Or a whitening tooth paste?
Yes, both: Wellbutrin (bupropion) has a side effect of dry mouth which can cause the gums to become red/inflamed and irritable to touch. The whitening toothpaste may have ingredients that your son is allergic to or can cause gum irritation. This on top of the dry mouth from his meds could make the situation worse. ...Read more
What is the cheapest but the best for bad breath? What is the best tooth paste to brush with that gives the best results?
I am having canker sores continually, I have cut almost all acidic foods from diet. I have changed tooth paste. This has been going on for over a year?
Frequent Canker sore: Canker sores may also occur because of certain conditions and diseases. See your physician for a medical evaluation, especially in regard to the prevalence of canker sores. I assume you have seen a dentist for a definitive diagnosis and it's not just your diagnosis. ...Read more