Home Remedies For Bleeding Gums

Posted By: suparna-chakraborty Chakaraborthy
Bleeding Gums
Bleeding gums is a common problem and the reason needless to say is unhygenic oral health. One of the major cause of bleeding gums is gingivitis, which is an inflammation of the gums. Faulty oral hygeine, leads to bacterial growth, inflammation and swelling. The gum may feel like sponge and blood comes out everytime any pressure is put on it. If not administered on time, it might lead to tooth decay, felling of teeth etc.

Here are some bleeding gum home remedies -

1.Apply aloe vera every night and massage the area with it. Leave it on the gums overnight. Symptoms are believed to reduce second day onwards.

2.Second best bleeding gum home remedies is to massage the gum with freshly grated ginger. It has anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial properties, with cures swelling, pain and infection.

3.Green tea is also a bleeding gum home remedies. Drink green tea and one can also gargle with it. This kills germs, reduces swelling and is one of the quickest treatment for bleeding gums.

4.Make a paste of holy basil leaves and apply it on your gums. Rub them with the paste and leave it overnight. Next day you are sure to sure to find the bleeding gum cured partially. It is one of the best bleeding gum home remedies.

5.Home remedy to stop them from bleeding is to argle with warm water, put one spoon lemon juice and a pinch of salt in it.

Follow these five home remedies for bleeding gums for quick cure. The best way to prevent it is to brush your teeth twice a day with fluroid rich toothpaste.

Story first published: Monday, May 16, 2011, 16:16 [IST]
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