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Dr. Priyanka is one of the best Dentists in West Mambalam, Chennai. You can visit him/her at Chitra Dental Clinic in West Mambalam, Chennai. Don’t wait in a queue, book an instant appointment online with Dr. Priyanka on Lybrate.com.

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Oral Diseases - Know How Homeopathy Can Help You!

BHMS, MD-Homeopathy, PGPC - Preventive Cardiology
Homeopath, Delhi
Oral Diseases - Know How Homeopathy Can Help You!

Oral diseases are very common. Many of the patients fail to maintain proper oral hygiene. Consequently, they develop oral diseases like ulcers, bleeding gums and stomatitis. Although these diseases are not fatal to a great extent, they cause discomfort and embarrassment in public. Bad breath, pain, swelling and bleeding in the gums are some common symptoms of these diseases.

These diseases can be cured by allopathic means. However, homeopathic treatment is safer, cheaper and effective. You don’t need to take up expensive and invasive treatments. Here are some homeopathic remedies for oral diseases like Aphthae, Ulcers, bleeding gums and Ulcers:

  1. Borax: This is useful in treating apthous inflammation of the mouth. Aphthae refers to the occurrence of small white spots and ulcers on the mucous membrane of the mouth. It is caused due to fungal infection. It can be cured by the use of Borax mixed with honey. In case the patient suffers flat ulcers, soreness and salivation, mercurius is given. In acute cases of violent inflammation, aurum is prescribed.
  2. Baptisia: This medicine is prescribed for treating bleeding gums. If the patient is found to have developed ulcerated gums, cracked tongue and excessively bad breath, Baptisia can be given to them. The colour of the blood oozing out should be dark red.
  3. Nitric Acid: It is given to patients with whitish gums, acrid saliva and experiencing prickling pain. This is also good for patients with deep bluish ulcers and swollen salivary glands.
  4. Mercurius Solubius: It helps in healing ulcers and cures the pain. One can consume Merc Sol 30c three times a day for 2 to 3 days. It stops the re-occurrence of ulcers.
  5. Arsenicum: It can be prescribed to patients with sloughing ulcers. It is given to patients suffering from livid or bluish gums. If the patient suffers from canker sores, salicylic acid can be given.
  6. Kerosote: If a patient finds that black blood is oozing out of his or her gums, kerosote can be given to them. This helps in clotting of the blood quickly. This is prescribed for patients with dark and crumbling teeth and putrid mouth.
  7. Carbo Veg: This is given to patients who suffer from bleeding gums. If the patient notices blood oozing out from the gums while brushing, white tongue and general weakness, this medicine can be prescribe. It improves the process of oxygenation of blood.
  8. Phosphorus: This is the medicine for pregnant women. Sometimes, pregnant women suffer from bleeding gums due to hormonal imbalance. Phosphorus helps in curing the adverse effects of pregnancy hormones on the gums and oral region.
  9. Calcarea Carb: It cures bleeding gums. It is given to patients, who suffer from dry tongue at night. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult a Homeopath.
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I have toothache which toothpaste I have to you for this problem and make my teeth strong.

BHMS
Homeopath, Howrah
I have toothache which toothpaste I have to you for this problem and make my teeth strong.
Tooth pain occurs when nerve endings of teeths are exposed and irritated. Sensodyne toothpaste will reduce only the sensetivity for temporary period, but if infection is present then antibiotics are needed along with painkiller. Take food rich in calcium and vitamin c.
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Sir I am suffering from severe tooth ache. Actually my wisdom tooth is coming. The tooth is black In colour. I clicked a picture which I can send you for better understanding.

BDS, CDE Endo-Prostho, CDE - Cast Partial & Complete Dentures
Dentist, Pune
Sir I am suffering from severe tooth ache. Actually my wisdom tooth is coming. The tooth is black In colour. I clicke...
Hello, you can do warm salt water rinses, this will give you a temporary relief. Visit a dentist and get it checked. Get your X-rays done. If required get it removed.
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Hii m 26 year female having problem that I sleep with open mouth and some time at day time also my mouth gey open what can I do.

MBBS
General Physician, Trivandrum
Hii m 26 year female having problem that I sleep with open mouth and some time at day time also my mouth gey open wha...
You maybe suffering from allergic rhinitis and pharyngitis. You need to avoid the cause of your allergies and also take anti allergy medications. Please consult for prescription. If you have an infection and have fever you will need to do a course of antibiotics. For now do warm saline gargle and steam inhalation 3 times a day. You are having open mouth problem because your nose is blocked by allergy or infection.
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I am suffering from bleeding gums. Please prescribe some good medicine. Might be gums are swollen.

BDS
Dentist, Varanasi
I am suffering from bleeding gums. Please prescribe some good medicine. Might be gums are swollen.
Mothwash clohexplus twice a day first after luch and second before going to bed you take 5-10 ml mouthwash 30-60 sec in mouth then spit out after using mouth wash do not rinse your mouth to30-60 minute 2- tanx or stoline gumpaint twice a day apply with cotton on gums 3- use metrogyl dg gel twice aday with finger 4-brushing in morning and before going to bed these treatment are temperory 4- most important oral propylaxis or scaling.
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I am getting blood when I do brush from last 15-20 days. What is the solution for this and why this happen.

MDS - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Fellow of Academy of General Education (FAGE), BDS
Dentist, Patna
I am getting blood when I do brush from last 15-20 days. What is the solution for this and why this happen.
This is due to gum inflammation. Please get your teeth cleaned by a dentist and then your problem will be solved.
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I have yellow teeth and bad breath. Could you provide suggestions for my problem.

Advanced Aesthetics, BDS
Dentist, Mumbai
I have yellow teeth and bad breath. Could you provide suggestions for my problem.
Hi, there are various reasons of bad breath, like impurities in blood, inefficient digestive system, dry mouth (lack of saliva production), gum disease, cavities, plaque and tartar formation around teeth and gums, kind of diet, improper brushing / cleaning of mouth etc. I would advise you to get a thorough physical and dental examination to rule out the cause of bad breath and to solve it permanently. Regards
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What are the chances of relapse of hypergingivitis after gingevectomy in case of nifedipine induced gingival enlargement.

BDS (GOLD MEDALIST)
Dentist, Jamshedpur
What are the chances of relapse of hypergingivitis after gingevectomy in case of nifedipine induced gingival enlargem...
Since the gingival enlargement is one of the side effects of nifedipine. There are chances of recurrence. You can ask your physician to change nifedipine with any other antihypertensive drugs if possible.
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I am 42 years male, I have gap in upper side of my teeth, can I able to correct my teeth at this stage.

BDS
Dentist, Hyderabad
You can clear that problem but at this age is the problem related to only spacing or any periodontal problem. First you need to know that, there is orthodontic aligners which will close your spacing. If possible can you post your teeth pics and a full mouth xray.
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Front lower central both teeth are mobile and as per suggestion it may needed minor surgery of root. Kindly tell me how much it will cost and what time it required to complete the same.

MDS (Pediatric Dentist), BDS
Dentist, Mathura
Front lower central both teeth are mobile and as per suggestion it may needed minor surgery of root. Kindly tell me h...
Either go for splinting (make stability to the tooth) or go for extraction of mobile tooth and bridge for the teeth.
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My tongue is almost tasteless from 2 days now, little swollen and feels burnt (though it wasn't). There is a thin white layer on my tongue as well. I was feeling feverish couple of days back, took couple of paracetamol.

MDS
Dentist, Sangli
My tongue is almost tasteless from 2 days now, little swollen and feels burnt (though it wasn't). There is a thin whi...
All these symptoms are because of fever, vitamins in deficiency. Your complaints dew will resolve in few days after vitamin rich diet.
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I am suffering from tooth pain there is deep hole that pain too much, soo can you help, for what medicine I take.

BDS
Dentist, Gurgaon
I am suffering from tooth pain there is deep hole that pain too much, soo can you help, for what medicine I take.
Dear Lybrate user, dental decay is a progressive disease that does not stop until treated. The main treatment options are filling, root canal treatment or extraction (removal) of the tooth depending upon the extent of decay. No medication in the world can repair or arrest dental decay. It would be better for you to immediately visit your local dentist for a checkup and start with the treatment. Dentistry is a field that does not depend on medications. It works on treatment performance by the dentist and compliance by the patient. If you delay the treatment, the tooth might fall out or completely decay in which case it will have to be extracted.
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Hi, I have ulcers in my mouth. Taken medicines but no benefit. It is from 3 years.Please suggest me something for that.

MDS
Dentist, Kolkata
Hi, I have ulcers in my mouth. Taken medicines but no benefit. It is from 3 years.Please suggest me something for that.
Apply clenora gel for the time-being, then see a dentist to know the reason of ulcers like sharp edges of teeth etc, also take cobadex capsules once daily for atleast a month.
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I am a 31 years old female and have mouth ulcer for last 2 weeks. What should I do?

MDS
Dentist, Kolkata
I am a 31 years old female and have mouth ulcer for last 2 weeks. What should I do?
Apply mucopain and hexigel ointment on mouth ulcers thrice daily fr few days, avoid hot and spicy foods.
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My dentist has advised me that in my mouth I get much less saliva than a normal person. What I can do to generate more saliva.

BDS, MDS - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Advanced course in maxillofacial sugery
Dentist, Lucknow
My dentist has advised me that in my mouth I get much less saliva than a normal person. What I can do to generate mor...
Drink more water keep a loszanges in ur mouth avoid late nights alcohal keep diabetease in check if there
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Thanks I am 80 years old. I have lost. Many teeth. Doc suggest denture. Pl guide.

BDS, MDS - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Advanced course in maxillofacial sugery
Dentist, Lucknow
Thanks I am 80 years old. I have lost. Many teeth. Doc suggest denture. Pl guide.
If u feel u can handle the dentures than there is no age limit prosthodontist r best trained to give a dentures
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What should I take for sensitive teeth. When ever I am taking cold water to much sensation is there.

PCAD, MCID Implant, BDS, Advanced Aesthetics
Dentist, Chandigarh
What should I take for sensitive teeth. When ever I am taking cold water to much sensation is there.
There are many good dental pastes available in the market for sensitive teeth. But they will be effective only after the dentist looks at the exact cause and extent of damage before recommending you a dental paste. If the cause of sensitivity is due to deep tooth cavity or wear and tear of enamel other dental treatment would be required along with the paste for completely stopping the sensitivity.
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From my teeth blood should be flow evry day. But there is no pain. So what can I do?

MDS - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Dentist, Chennai
From my teeth blood should be flow evry day. But there is no pain. So what can I do?
Kindly consult a dentist in person for further suggestion. We need more investigations to decide upon treatment. You may need deep cleaning along with surgical, gum strengthening procedure. Rinse your mouth thoroughly with a mouth wash after every meals. Use gum paint for 2 to 3 weeks. Advance procedures can be done with laser. You may consult me in person. Dental tips: - visit a dentist every six months. Gargle your mouth thoroughly after every meal. Scrub gently to clean your tongue with a tongue cleaner. Floss all your teeth inter dentally & brush twice daily, morning & night, up & down short vertical strokes, with ultra-soft bristles, indicator brush.
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I m 34year female, my tooth is very painful please tell me what should I do nd which toothpaste m used.

DEMS, BDS
Dentist, Pune
I m 34year female, my tooth is very painful please tell me what should I do nd which toothpaste m used.
Get an (x ray) radiograph done ask your dentist to explain you the difference between normal tooth structure and yours thus by the diagnosis. Get the treatment proposed as soon as possible.
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My sisters dental jaw shifting right side due to some wrong dentist treatments and she stop treatment from them now teeth are cut and very little can't eat Also dentist didn't provide caps kindly suggest what to do also contacted some prosthodontist. They have no time and giving long time wait appointment.

MDS - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Dentist, Chennai
My sisters dental jaw shifting right side due to some wrong dentist treatments and she stop treatment from them now t...
Kindly consult an oral & maxillofacial surgeon in person for further suggestion. We need more investigations (full mouth x-ray, tmj open & closed mouth, mri) & clinical examination to decide upon treatment. Until then have soft diet. Avoid yawning. Replace posterior teeth if they are missing. You may consult me in person. Dental tips: - visit a dentist every six months for cleaning and a thorough dental check-up. Limit sugary food to avoid tooth decay. Gargle your mouth thoroughly after every meal. Scrub gently to clean your tongue with a tongue cleaner. Floss all your teeth inter dentally & brush twice daily, morning & night, up & down short vertical strokes, with ultra-soft bristles, indicator brush. Tooth brush to be changed every 2 months. There are some simple measures that can help tmj problems, such as a change to a soft diet, jaw muscle exercises in exceptional cases a specialist dentist, known as a maxillo-facial surgeon, may be required to perform surgery on the tmj.
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