My filling came out does it cause bad breath?

Bacteria that find. Access under a failing/loose filling can have a simply awful smell and taste. The bad breath is caused by the oral bacteria and not simply from a lost filling. The tooth that has lost the restoration needs to be evaluated very soon. Delay is unwise. Other causes of breath malodor can be explained to you by your dentist. Good luck!

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How can I treat bad breath after my filling fell out?

Start with the. Basics until u see a dentist. I'm not one but a filling coming out should not result in bad breath unless there is food caught in the filling space or infection which i imagine would be painful. Scrape your tongues make sure no food is in there use mouthwash, just do it, drink a lot of water and get in to see a doc that can fix it and give u better info. Read more...
2 problems. Seems like your are describing 2 problems, the worst of which is the filling fell out. See a dentist & he can ( together with you ) get you on track to solve these problems. Read more...
Replace filling. You are trapping food debris and bacteria in the area where your filling used to be. Replace it. Read more...