Dental Plaque Home Care
Home care for dental plaque includes:
- Gargle with warm saltwater three times per day.
- Maintain good oral hygiene:
- Brush your teeth after meals and at bedtime.
- Floss your teeth every day.
- Gargle with dilute saltwater three times per day.
- See your dentist every 6 months.
- Acetaminophen for pain and fever
- Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications for pain:
- Ibuprofen (Motrin, Advil, Nuprin, NeoProfen)
- Ketoprofen (Actron, Orudis, Oruvail)
- Naproxen (Anaprox, Naprosyn, Aleve)
- Take prescribed medications as directed:
Dental Plaque Warning Signs
Notify your dentist for dental plaque and any of the following:
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