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Tooth Paste Mouth
I accident got a very 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 moreSee 4 more doctor answers
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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 moreSee 6 more doctor answers
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 moreSee 13 more doctor answers
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 moreSee 4 more doctor answers
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.
None: Tooth paste in general does not whiten teeth. They can remove stain at most. Only way to whiten your teeth is with teeth whitening or bleaching products. If you have sensitivity, use tooth pastes that are geared for sensitivity like sensodyne or crest sesitivity. ...Read moreSee 8 more doctor answers
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Varies but...: Whitening toothpastes are not really that effective. The pastes are not in contact with the teeth long enough to alter the enamel. Better to keep your teeth clean (proper home care and dental visit,) and get the teeth professionally whitened by a dentist ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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 moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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?
Sensitive teeth: 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
For "yellow teeth": 1. Get them professionally cleaned by dentist 2. Use any ADA accepted whitening toothpaste. 3. If still not happy see a dentist to discuss next options which may include professional whitening techniques, composite bonding, porcelain veneers or all ceramic crowns. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers