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Dr. Nikhil Rao

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My mouth is dry some times I am taking medicine for high BP & pulse rate as well. please tell me what can be done

MDS - Orthodontics
Dentist,
Dear , mouth dryness due to medication at your age is a common problem. Try sipping water as frequently as possible. Chew sugarless sour candies 4-5 times a day and avoid chewing gums. This will help you overcome your problem.
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Madam g meri teeth m keeda lag raha h or mera c.r.p.f m medical h to mai kya kar sakta hu please help me.

BDS
Dentist, Jaipur
Madam g meri teeth m keeda lag raha h or mera c.r.p.f m medical h to mai kya kar sakta hu please help me.
Hello Get your teeth filled with tooth color material from dentist. This is best possible treatment. Regards
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I am getting bad smell from mouth. If I can't take any food & kept empty it comes or there is some other reason. I don't smoke&drink.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
I am getting bad smell from mouth. If I can't take any food & kept empty it comes or there is some other reason. I do...
Hello, Halitosis, also called bad breath, is a symptom in which a noticeably unpleasant odor is present on the exhaled breath. Of those who have genuine halitosis, often the odor is caused by bacteria present below the gumline and on the back of the tongue. Rest of them is accounted for by many different conditions, including disorders in the nasal cavity, sinuses, throat, lungs, esophagus, stomach or elsewhere. Very rarely, halitosis can be one of many symptoms of a serious underlying medical condition such as liver failure; but, in the vast majority of cases, the cause is minor and can often be reduced by adjustments to oral hygiene, including brushing or gently scraping the back of the tongue and improving the health of the gums by using dental floss. The intensity of bad breath may differ during the day, due to eating certain foods (such as garlic, onions, meat, fish, and cheese), smoking,[12] and alcohol consumption. Since the mouth is exposed to less oxygen and is inactive during the night, the odor is usually worse upon awakening ("morning breath"). Bad breath may be transient, often disappearing following eating, drinking, tooth brushing, flossing, or rinsing with specialized mouthwash. So, in your case, need to make a diagnosis for right medicine. Medication: Use homoeopathic SBL’s Homeodent toothpaste twice (morning & night) a day daily. Use Cinnamon Q (mother tincture) diluted with water for gargling or use Bakson’s Perio Aid mouthwash after every meal. And take orally - Merc. Sol. 30/ twice a day daily for 2 weeks. Then revert.
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While sleeping my lower jaw stuck and its paining. I can not even open my mouth. Its appears only while sleeping. And some times my lower jaw came forward and stuck with upper jaw. Please help or give me some advice.

MD, CMS, DMT
Alternative Medicine Specialist, Delhi
While sleeping my lower jaw stuck and its paining. I can not even open my mouth. Its appears only while sleeping. And...
Get checked by your dentist its not normal your ligaments are damaged or may be mendibular joint effected.
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I am 29 year old male. I have a dental problem that is pain and blood coming from teeth. What should i do?

BDS
Dentist, Hyderabad
I am 29 year old male. I have a dental problem that is pain and blood coming from teeth.  What should i do?
Consult dentist because pain and blood coming from teeth is related to gums weakening so if you don't respond on time this problem increase to loosening of teeth.
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If mouth ulcer occur in different place again and again for more than 25 days. Is it a symptoms of cancer?

MDS - Periodontics
Dentist, Delhi
If mouth ulcer occur in different place again and again for more than 25 days. Is it a symptoms of cancer?
Kindly apply dologel twice aday and visit dentist in your area. Laser treatments are also available for ulcers. It may be due to stress or hormonal changes or may be due to medical conditions.
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When I am drinking any cool fluids. My teeth is paining as alot. Can I have any suggestions from you.

BDS, Certified Implantologist
Dentist, Delhi
When I am drinking any cool fluids. My teeth is paining as alot. Can I have any suggestions from you.
Any pain when you take hot fluids. You ll need to see a dentist immediately as the problem will increase soon.
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I am a 30 yrs old male and have dental inner said heavy pain and swelling. What should I do doctor?

oral implantology, BDS
Dentist, Jaipur
I am a 30 yrs old male and have dental inner said heavy  pain and swelling. What should I do doctor?
Visit a dentist immediately to check for any persistent infection in that area by x ray. Till then you start using warm saline rinse for symptomatic relief.
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BDS
Dentist, Mumbai
Oral Cavity contains more than 25000 species of Bacteria.
Regular use of Mouthwash can help in preventing excessive plaque formation, development of Gum Problems and Cavities

My teeth had a little break in between two of chewing teeth. So I worry whether it will cause any future problem. Now it causes no more problem. Whether it be painful here after? *

MDS - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Dentist, Chennai
My teeth had a little break in between two of chewing teeth. So I worry whether it will cause any future problem. Now...
If the tooth breaks, have the tooth contoured. Fill the crack in. Place a crown on your tooth. If the tooth has been badly damaged and the nerve or pulp is exposed, the dentist may have to perform a root canal to save the tooth. If the tooth has been severely damaged, it may have to be extracted.
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My son of 8 months is going to have teeth. We need precautions and advice from your side to make him well.

MDS
Dentist, Kolkata
My son of 8 months is going to have teeth. We need precautions and advice from your side to make him well.
Make him brush after the last meal at night with a small toothbrush, less intake of candies, sticky sugary foods like cream biscuits etc.
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Certification in Full Mouth Rehabilitation, Post-Graduate Certificate in Oral Implantology (PGCOI), M.Sc - Master of Oral Implantology (MOI), Certified Implantologist, BDS
Dentist, Rajkot
 Do you rinse your tooth brush thoroughly after brushing? If not, then start doing it. A dirty tooth brush may develop bacteria that will enter your mouth each time you use that tooth brush for brushing your teeth.

Composite Veneer Vs Porcelain Veneer

BDS, FICOI, MDS
Dentist, Mumbai
Composite Veneer Vs Porcelain Veneer

Negatively altered tooth shape or color affects not just the aesthetics, but also the person’s social image and self confidence. It can convert them into introverts who shy away from socialization. Teeth can lose their shape or color due to various reasons from hypo mineralized teeth, to food/tobacco stains, to fractures, trauma or tooth decay. If you are looking for a brilliant white smile with the perfect shape and alignment then veneers have the inherent ability of correcting all minor dental flaws creating a near perfect result.

A Veneer like its namesake is a thin perfectly shaped extension of tooth colored material which maybe composite , ceramic or a combination of the two. While composite resin veneers are fabricated over the affected tooth in a single sitting, the porcelain veneer requires taking impressions and the veneers are fabricated in the lab, which are then fixed on the tooth.

Veneers also help correct minor discolorations and mildly mishapen teeth. The choice of using composite or porcelain depends on a number of factors. Composite resin has a big advantage of reversibility. If the end result is not very satisfactory, then the entire restoration can be removed and a new veneer can be applied. With porcelains, the biggest advantage is their excellent resistance to staining. Even with long term use of coffee and tea, the chances of staining the porcelain veneers would be minimal.

Some of the properties of composite include:

  1. Requires less tooth reduction than a porcelain, thereby saving more natural tooth structure
  2. The material is extremely plastic and resinous, allowing sufficient working time for the dentist to achieve the desired shape and size of the veneer
  3. It is slightly porous and therefore, has a tendency to absorb water over a period of time and take in some stain
  4. Should be polished extremely well to achieve the natural looks
  5. May require replacement after about 3 to 5 years
  6. Can be done in one dental clinic visit

Some of the unique characteristics of porcelain include:

  1. The result of a well-done porcelain veneer produces an extremely natural looking tooth
  2. The best advantage of porcelain is that it is not porous and therefore once it is glazed, does not stain over a period of time. The typical discoloration around the edges of the veneers seen in composite restorations is not seen with porcelain veneers
  3. These veneers therefore last longer than the composite resin veneers
  4. They are more expensive compared to the composite resin veneers.
  5. They require at least 2-3 dental visits

The choice of the material for veneer and the result would depend ultimately on the patient’s aesthetic requirements and overall oral health maintenance. Having a detailed discussion with the dentist will help in choosing the right material and getting the maximum benefit out of it. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult a dentist and ask a free question.

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Hi my son is eleven years old in want to know what is right age for teeth alignment.

MDS
Dentist, Kota
Hi my son is eleven years old in want to know what is right age for teeth alignment.
Usually there is delay or wait till eruption of all teeth except third molars. Some times treatment can be started early to get advantage of growth. So its all depend upon the condition. Better consult the dentist in person.
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Dr. my father is 49 years old. At night when he sleep. He couldn't take breath properly .so a sound produce from his mouth .he have bp 140/90. For his bp he take a medicine aten25. And Wt 92 kg. .he have no thyroid problems. Please help my father Dr. please.

MDS - Orthodontics
Dentist, Faridabad
Dr. my father is 49 years old. At night when he sleep. He couldn't take breath properly .so a sound produce from his ...
The problem your father is suffering from is known as Sleep Apnea, where pt finds difficulty in breathing during sleep due falling back of tongue into the throat. Being overweight, increases the tendency towards this problem. A clinical examination is advisable to plan a special appliance to reduce their discomfort. Apart from this, weight loss is highly recommended. Regards.
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I am 59 years old and want tore-move 20 teeth in one sitting is it risky? Are there any side effects.

BDS, MDS - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Advanced course in maxillofacial sugery
Dentist, Lucknow
I am 59 years old and want tore-move 20 teeth in one sitting is it risky?  Are there any side effects.
It depends on gen condition and capacity to take action in emergency under ga it can be easily done no side effects in particular.
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My mouth has suffered from oral ulcer what I do and what medicine for this problem please give me answer.

BDS, MDS - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Advanced course in maxillofacial sugery
Dentist, Lucknow
My mouth has suffered from oral ulcer what I do and what medicine for this problem please give me answer.
U may take a cap of BNC daily, suck on tab bifilac twice daily, local application of metrogyl gel, drink plenty of water, add fibre to ur diet banana , vegetables r rich in that, take two table spoon of isabagol husk at night. Hurry n worry increase this problem avoid that , ladies may have this problem more during periods
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I am 21 years old and im suffering with yellow tooth, kindly can you help me out of this problem.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
I am 21 years old and im suffering with yellow tooth, kindly can you help me out of this problem.
Brush twelve hourly and avoid any stain like products and if necessary we can do a bonding procedure to whiten the teeth
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How to change yellow colour on teeth? How to cure colour blindness please advise a valuable information?

BDS, MDS - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Advanced course in maxillofacial sugery
Dentist, Lucknow
How to change yellow colour on teeth?
How to cure colour blindness please advise a valuable information?
Get scaling polishing done by a dentist for yellow teeth u may require bleaching. Colour blindness is a genetic problem n can not b cured
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When I brush my teeth, it bleeds and I feel sensitivity also in my teeth. What is the treatment of it?

BDS
Dentist, Mohali
When I brush my teeth, it bleeds and I feel sensitivity also in my teeth. What is the treatment of it?
You need scaling (professional cleaning) of teeth to be done by a dentist. Dentist will prescribe you mouthwash and an anti-sensitive toothpaste to sensitivity in teeth.
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