October 14, 2020
What is Magic Mouthwash?

What is Magic Mouthwash?

What is magic mouthwash? Well, it is the name of a liquid that people use to treat mouth sores produced by some ways of radiation therapy and chemotherapy.  Mouth sores, also called oral mucositis, can be very painful, resulting in an inability to eat, swallow, or speak. It doesn’t have a conventional formula, but it commonly includes at least three of these essential ingredients:   Anticholinergic or antihistamine agents, which may help relieve pain. It can have a corticosteroid to treat inflammation. An antibiotic to kill bacteria around the sore. A local anesthetic to reduce discomfort and […]
May 10, 2020
abscess tooth

What Does An Abscess Tooth Looks Like

An abscess is a sac of pus that grows around the root of an infected tooth. Swollen gums, severe tooth pain, or sharp pain when chewing could be signs of a tooth abscess. Probably you don’t know how dangerous an untreated tooth abscess could be. To a lot of people is hard to believe that our teeth are capable of bringing us problems to the rest of our body. The truth is, unfortunately, that they indeed could bring us problems to our overall health if we left them without the proper care. So, it is important […]