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Suggest a good toothpaste for bleeding teeth

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Dr. Gunjan Gupta

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Posted on Thu, 6 Dec 2012 in Dental Health
Question: my teeth bleed while brushing.Please suggest me some good toothpaste
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Answered by Dr. Gunjan Gupta 38 minutes later
Hello XXXXXXX,


Thanks for writing in.


First of all I would like to tell you that bleeding gums indicates poor oral hygiene.

Bleeding while brushing is because of inflamed gums.

For healthy gums I am suggesting you few thing, please follow them properly-

1.Maintain good oral hygiene.
2.Brush your teeth twice daily.
3.Rinse your mouth after each meal.
4.Visit your dentist after every 6 months for regular check up.
5.Go for scaling,if needed.
6.Take plenty of water.
7.Take citrus fruits like,orange,lemon etc...
because they contain vitamin-c & vitamin-c is good for gum health.
8.Use ultra soft brush.
9.Use your brush gently while brushing your teeth.
10.Warm saline rinses 3-4 times daily.

Now for tooth paste you can use sensodyne tooth paste.

And you can use betadine mouth wash twice daily for 15 days.

Hope I have answered your query,if you have any further doubts,feel free to ask.


Take Care.

Dr. Gunjan Gupta
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Mohammed Kappan
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Follow up: Dr. Gunjan Gupta 2 hours later
Thanks Dr.
your suggestions will surely help me.
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Answered by Dr. Gunjan Gupta 25 hours later
Hi XXXXXXX,

Good to hear from you again.

Please follow the advise given earlier. If the condition is not getting better, please make sure you visit a dentist for a proper check up.

Please use any answer clarification before closing and rating this answer. I will be happy to explain or expand on any issue you may have.

Thanks
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