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Dr. Gupta Mehak

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Dr. Gupta Mehak is an experienced Dentist in Vasant Kunj, Delhi. She is currently practising at Smirk Dental Clinic in Vasant Kunj, Delhi. Book an appointment online with Dr. Gupta Mehak and consult privately on Lybrate.com.

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Hello Dr. Me gutka khaata hu. Gutka khaane se meraa mouth open nhi ho raha sirf 1 finger mume jaata he. Me barabar se khana bhi nahi khaa ptaa. Iske liye me kya kru. PlzZ tell me.

BDS
Dentist,
This is a precancerous condition. Go n get urself checked from some local dentist n start medication. Its curable. N stop this habit of eating gutka. Thanks.
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Mouthwash - Why You Should Use it?

PGDHHM, BDS
Dentist, Gurgaon
Mouthwash - Why You Should Use it?

Mouthwashes have become a fad nowadays – some simply rinse their mouth with a mouthwash instead of brushing their teeth, the reason being lack of time. While mouthwashes are effective up to a certain extent, the question is can they replace your brush and tooth paste?

Why is Mouthwash Used?

Mouth washes are used for multiple reasons; to prevent tooth decay, freshen your breath and to minimize plaque. It is also known to reduce gingivitis (gum disease) and plaque that harden on your teeth.

In order to understand the efficacy of mouth wash better, you need to know about the ingredients it is made up of. The basic ingredients are cleansing agents, water, alcohol and flavor causing substances. Certain active ingredients are also added to mouth wash which usually vary from product to product. Some of them are:

  1. Fluoride which prevents decay of the tooth by making it more resistant.

  2. Antimicrobials which reduce harmful bacteria in the mouth that lead to plaque formation in the teeth.

  3. Salts, that have astringent properties, act as deodorizers to prevent bad breath.

  4. Substances that reduce bad breath causing compounds.

Advantages of using a Mouthwash are:

  1. Helps in preventing gum disease: Inflammation of the gums and teeth can occur when plaque causing bacteria are present on the teeth. Mouthwashes that contain antibacterial agents help in reducing these bacteria.

  2. Reduces cavity: Mouthwashes that contain fluoride help in reducing cavities that affect your teeth. Cavities are holes in your teeth which form when bacteria in the teeth cause plaque.

  3. Provides relief from canker sores: Mouth wash provides relief from canker sores by reducing the amount of bacteria present on the affected area.

  4. Prevents pregnancy complications: Certain gum diseases release harmful bacteria in the bloodstream that can stimulate early contractions. Using mouth washes provides safeguard against these bacteria, thus, in turn, protecting your baby.

Disadvantages of a Mouthwash:

  1. May irritate canker sores: Mouthwashes which contain alcohol in high concentrations can irritate canker sores in the mouth.

  2. A risk factor for oral cancer: Certain mouthwashes may contain ingredients which increase the risks of oral cancer. It is therefore important for you to check the ingredients before using it.

The Verdict:

Given that the benefits outweigh the cons, using mouthwash is good for you. You should not substitute brushing or flossing with using a mouthwash, though. Rather, it should complement them. If the mouth wash contains alcohol in decent amounts, then you are good to go. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult a dentist and ask a free question.

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Dental Health

BDS
Dentist, Mumbai
Dental Health

Braces for children if required should be done at an early stage as recommended by the Orthodontist. Done in the growing stage it can be more permanent and faster.

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I have many problems in my teeth. Because my teeth were losing. So. Please solution to me.

BDS (GOLD MEDALIST)
Dentist, Jamshedpur
I have many problems in my teeth. Because my teeth were losing. So. Please solution to me.
You need to consult a periodontist. You have periodontitis or pyria. Get deep scaling done. Rinse your mouth with chlorhexidine mouthwash for 15 days. And take medicines suggested by the dentist. Keep your mouth clean. Brush regularly two times daily.
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I have a big problem in my left side teeth. I feel so pain because it has a big hole. Without losing my teeth any solve.

MDS - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Dentist, Chennai
I have a big problem in my left side teeth. I feel so pain because it has a big hole. Without losing my teeth any solve.
•If your cavity in the tooth is caused by decay, your dentist will remove the decayed area and replace it with a filling. •If the pulp inside your tooth is infected, you may need root canal treatment. This procedure involves removing the infected pulp and then inserting a special type of filling to seal the tooth and prevent re-infection.
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My mom has burning sensation inside mouth in tongue also she feel difficulty in eating hot and little spicy food. Doctor give some vitamin b complex medicine n she has no allergy or any diseases from past this is first time happen and also color of lips turned little black. Plez suggest what to eat to give relief or to make it fine. She is 42 year.

BDS
Dentist, Gurgaon
My mom has burning sensation inside mouth in tongue also she feel difficulty in eating hot and little spicy food. Doc...
Kindly apply dologel ct over affected area. For three to five minutes. And then rinse your mouth after that. This should be done two to three times a day daily for a week. Hopefully the burning sensation will come down. 20 minutes prior to eating food.
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How can I whiten my teeth if its not anymore white its yellow color n disattract people by teeth how can I cure it. Any home remedies without going to any dental clinic?

BDS
Dentist, Rewari
How can I whiten my teeth if its not anymore white its yellow color n disattract people by teeth how can I cure it. A...
Home remedies are not safe citric acid of lemon wil chelate enamel making surface rough which will attract more plaque and calculus in long term the polish is lost and sensitivity begins. Its safe to get bleaching of teeth by a qualified cosmetic dentist.
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Sir, I m 28 years old female, during sleep at night mere mouth me pani bhr jata hai, is it any problem?

MBA, M.Sc. Dental Science, BDS
Dentist, Delhi
Sir, I m 28 years old female, during sleep at night mere mouth me pani bhr jata hai, is it any problem?
Ma'am this is quite common problem. Nothing to worry. First you should get your teeth cleaned by nearest dentist. Plus make sure you don't eat anything sweet during night. Sometimes sweet stimulates our salivary gland.
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I am 20 years young boy and I am suffering from mouth ulcers from the last 2 weeks I am unable to eat or drink any thing I have brought an gel (ora fast) it's not up to the mark please give me a remedy to prevent it completely Please as fast as possible please.

BDS, MDS - Periodontics
Dentist, Bangalore
Aphthous Ulcers can be caused due to various commonly due vitamin deficiency ,stress related, medication ,trauma due to brushing etc. The ulcers sometimes increases in size causing lot of pain and discomfort. Application of gel prior to eating reduces the pain .Gargle with salt water regularly .Medication help to prevent secondary infection. Consult Dentist.
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My tongue is red and so many wrinkles came on it. Along with mouth ulcers (minor). What should I do ?

BDS
Dentist, Gandhinagar
Please consult a dentist as early as possible,proper history and diagnosis is necessary to treat the problem
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I am 20 years old and I have yellow spots on my teeth' s and I am brushing regularly but no effect what should I do?

Certified Implantologist, BDS
Dentist, Chennai
Its Mottling of enamel, it happens due to fluorosis, you can do bleaching/veneers, thats the permanent solution
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I am 43 years old. I am suffering teeth sensative problems. Doctor adviced to root canal treatment. I did one teeth and I dont find relise pain. Please adv any tablets reduce my problem.

MDS
Dentist, Kolkata
There should be no pain after root canal treatment. Kindly visit a dentist and get xray of the tooth done.
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My son who is 16 year, Just completed 12 std exam has a frequent problem of mouth ulcer. He take only house food, but when ever we are on family vacation he has this problem. Constipation is there. We are using honey treatment, multivitamin and vyzilac tab as treatment for 3 days. He is also using kayam churna tablet for two days for smooth bowel. Kindly advice.

DNB(Pediatrics), DCH
Pediatrician, Chennai
Mouth ulcer suggest some form of vitamin deficiency or stress, he should drink plenty of water and eat lot of fiber containing foods and avoid junk food, limit non-veg diet to avoid constipation. Also make him a habit of going to toilet soon after waking up from the bed.
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I am a 24 years old male having tooth hole have brown spot in third molar on upper side but I have not feel any single point of pain while eating to hot drink but I need to know the best treatment for this as I do not want to increase this cavity. Actually last to last year I started to eat chocolate.

MD - Homeopathy, BHMS
Homeopath, Vadodara
I am a 24 years old male having tooth hole have brown spot in third molar on upper side but I have not feel any singl...
Hi lybrate-user. The best treatment is you should get to the dentist and get RCT and save the tooth. If it is possible. Don't wait till the tooth starts aching. But the RCT will not save other tooths for carries. Once you are done with dentist treatment. Start homoeopathic treatment to stop the caries further. You may consult through Lybrate.
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I am a 22 years male. I have problem of producing excess saliva. during night I also suffer from blockage in my throat. I am having medicine for stomach problem. No smoking, no drinking. I have used pan masala rarely.

MDS - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Dentist, Chennai
I am a 22 years male. I have problem of producing excess saliva. during night I also suffer from blockage in my throa...
Although excessive saliva is not too common, there are a number of conditions that can cause it - some harmless, others more serious. It is possible that your saliva problems are just a result of the way you speak. Some people speak faster or slower than others, just as some people blink more often, breathe faster, or have a more rapid heartbeat. This may just be what's normal for you. Since it is negatively affecting your life, I suggest your problem can be ignored. However there are medical conditions that causes excessive salivation injection glycopyrrolate reduces secretions in the mouth, throat, airway, and stomach.
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On Jan 15th I had met with accident and I lost my upper first two teeth and also from left third one is damaged but its I had root canal Now my question is Dental bridge for for teeth is better or implant? If I go for dental bridge can I bite hard items while eating? Which is the best quality dental bridge for front 4 teeth? Thanks in advance. :-)

Dentist, Trichy
Weather u can do implants or bridges can be determined dep on ur age, bone density n various other factors. Consult your dentist for evaluation of the same. And coming to biting hard food, its not advisable be it metal ceramic or full ceramic bridge or implants. Long term biting with dental bridge or implant may cause cracks ,ultimately leading to breakages. Food cut into pieces n eating s advisable. Full ceramic bridges are recommended as far as aesthetics is prime concern.
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I am suffering from mouth cavity. And one lymph node is present in my gum for 6 to 7 month and my weight loose very fast in these days. Please suggest me? What I can do at first.

BDS
Dentist, Siliguri
I am suffering from mouth cavity. And one lymph node is present in my gum for 6 to 7 month and my weight loose very f...
Visit a dentist and go for the treatment. Either rct+crown or extraction. Medicines will not work in these type of cases. Moreover due to these cavities your not able to chew and have proper food I guess. Correcting these issues will relieve you from malnutrition and gastric problems.
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BDS (GOLD MEDALIST)
Dentist, Jamshedpur
Tips for dental care
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Scaling, Root planing and oral irrigation

B.D.S
Dentist, Gurgaon
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