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Mouth odour after braces
Hi, My age 25y, 6months back I put braces that time onwords I am facing mouth odour problem. I will brush 2 times also using mouth wash but still facing same problem. Kindly suggest how get rid from odour
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Dr. Babita Sangwan
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Good oral hygiene with mouth wash and brushing will be a must.  You can start using Tab.  bifilac lozenges  once a day. .should be dissolved in mouth and then swallow. .to be continued for a month.  This alters the mouth bacterial environment ( oral microflora) and keeps it healthy.  See to it that you do not do mouth breathing at night.  Even that leads to bad breath.  Take a side turn and sleep to prevent mouth opening.  These days removable devices are there to prevent mouth breathing ( snoring). Hope this helps.  Kindly follow
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Dr. Saifuddin Dhoondia
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Use waterpik(oral irrigator)
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Dr. Suman Makam
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Hello, It is true that the accumulation of food is more as you are wearing braces resulting in bad breath sometimes.You can rinse your mouth with lukewarm water and a pinch of salt 3-4 times daily,use a good mouthwash like Freshclor,clean your tongue with a tongue cleaner and brush your teeth with a bood ortho brush.Regards,Dr Suman Makam,Dental Arts,Bangalore,Jayanagar
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Dr. Raghavendra
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It is usually due to the good accumulation in braces area.. use orthodontic tooth brushes for brushing. Brush 2times a day and use mouth wash regularly. Rinse mouth after every meal drink plenty of water and check for gastric problems.. certain medical problems also give bad odout
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Dr. Rahul Prakash
Dentist 12 yrs exp Ranchi
It is a common complaint after braces 1) Get scaling done 2) Use mouth wash regularly
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