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there are various reason behind bad smell or halitosis but the most common one is periodontal diseases or commonly known as gum diseases .medicated toothpaste cannot relieve the problem ,you will have to visit the dentist for the needful your dentist will suggest you oral prophylaxis or tooth cleaning along with the proper medication which will make your gums healthy and will help to get rid of the bad smell.
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