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Ayurvedic Treatment for Periodontitis- Pyorrhoea- Gum disease

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Ayurvedic Treatment for Periodontitis- Pyorrhoea- Gum disease


The dentist or physician will diagnose this condition by:4

  • Asking the patient about medical history to find underlying conditions if any or presence of risk factors (such as smoking) that may contribute to gum disease
  • Examining the gums and noting signs of inflammation, if any
  • Using a tiny ruler called “probe” to check for and measure any pockets
  • Take an x-ray to check for bone loss.

Diet Recommendations (Aahar)

  • Increase the intake of fibre food, citrus (but sweet) fruits, and green leafy vegetables
  • Gargle with a solution of alum mixed in water
  • Cultivate the habit of rinsing the mouth after every meal
  • Increase the amount of food with abundant quantities of vitamins (especially vitamin C) along with minerals
  • Avoid snacking between meals. Reduce carbohydrates in diet
  • Avoid food and beverages possessing pungent and salty taste

Lifestyle changes (Vihar)

  • Maintain a good oral hygiene. Brush regularly using a soft brush and replace it every 3-4 months
  • Massage your gums. This will increase the circulation which will strengthen the gums and prevent them from bleeding
  • Smoking increases the severity of gum diseases. Quit smoking for healthier gums and teeth.
  • Rinse your mouth thoroughly after eating / drinking
  • Using twigs of neem or banyan tree to brush teeth

Disclaimer: The information on this page is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice. Do not use this information to diagnose or ayurvedic treatment of oral-care and/or periodontitis/ pyorrhoea/ gum disease without consulting the doctor. Consult your physician before beginning an exercise regime. "While we have products /ayurvedic medicines for oral-care and/or periodontitis/ pyorrhoea/ gum disease, you must consult an authorized physician before taking any of the products. For more information on products, visit www.dabur.com or call 1800-103-1644"

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