Oral Health

Posted by: Smelly Breath | 2009-09-28


Smelly Breath

my breath is smelly hence I have removed my tounsils and adenoids coz we thought that is where the problem was but not. I floss my teeth daily, use sensodyne toothpaste and mouth rinse and I chew orbit chewing gum. What I have discovered is I have bitter liquid that ozzes from my gums all the time and it gives me smelly breath especially on my tounge. When I floss my teech I constantly get smelly tartar. Please help me!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Expert's Reply


Oral health expert

it is possible that you have periodontal disease? did you see your dentist?

this topic is discussed in detail in our oral health section- please refer to that

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Posted by: sbo | 2009-10-06

i have this smell when my mouth is closed even when i smile i can smell it, cant sit with other people its embarrassing. tried so many things dont know what to do.

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