Having bad breathe problem for long time. Any cure? - Online Doctor Chats
Since when do you have this problem?
From the past ten years
May I know your age?
Have you seen a doctor?
Do you smoke?
May be one in a day
Do you have any dental problems?
not more than that
Just bad breath. Nothing else
Let me brief you.
It can occur due to certain medical problem as well as dental issues.
Some of the noted cases are
smoking can also cause bad breath.
What is the permanent solution to it?
One of these conditions could be the reason in your case.
Since you have this problem since 10 years, we will need to figure the cause and treat them individually.
Start with quitting smoking.
Take antacids like mucaine gel 1 tsp three times a day for 2-3 weeks.
Can i not smoke even once a week?
Brush your teeth twice daily. Use mouth wash after each meal.
I can only tell you the measures you need to adopt to stop the bad breath.
It is your choice to implement. Since smoking can be one of the cause of bad breath, it is necessary to stop.
Is it ok?
In addition to those simple measures, I also suggest you visit a dentist who can look into your teeth, gums as well throat to see if there is any underlying infection there.
If any, those need to be treated too.
Yes, listerine mouthwash is ok.
What purpose will antacid serve?
Treating all those individual condition will give you relief from this bad breathe.
Antacid is useful in treating GERD.
As I mentioned earlier, GERD / reflux esophagitis or acid reflux / heart burn is one of the cause of bad breath.
This is diagnosed by endoscopy.
Have you followed?
Do you have any other query?
Any more queries?
No. Thanks a lot for your valuable suggestions.
Thanks for consulting me.
Bye for now.
Happy Independence day
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