WHAT IS THE REASON OF BAD BREATH (HALITOSIS)? HOW YOU CAN MEDICATE THIS?

To have a bad breath has a lot of internal and external reasons. The chronic disease is one of the internal reason for a bad breath.

The internal reason contains the following aspects: reflux, gastritis, lung diseases and sinusitis. Diabetes leads to a dryness of the mouth and this involves to a bad breath, too.

Aspects like nutrition and mouth hygiene are the external reasons.

If the patient consumes food and drinks like coffee, onion, garlic etc. and doesn´t have a correct mouth care than he will has a bad breath, too.

The best way to remove external reasons of a bad breath is a good mouth hygiene. Furthermore the caries and the gingivitis can be medicated in order to reduce or remove bad breath.

If the bad breath is a reason of chronic disease than the first important thing is to control this to reduce the bad breath.

How do you get a well mouth care?
Correct mouth care should be like these:

  • Use of dental floss
  • Brushing teeth twice a day at least two minutes
  • Use mouthwash

Dt. Emine TATAR