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Bad Breath Herbal Treatment, Prevention, Symptoms, Causes, Cured By

General Name
Bad Breath
Medical Name
Hindi Name
Badbu Wali Saans, Mukh Se Badbu, Durgandhayukt Shvas
Bad Breath Symptoms
Bad Breath
Dry Mouth
A coating on Tongue
Foul or unpleasant Smell from the Mouth

Bad Breath Cured By


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Bad Breath is a disease of the Mouth.
But, it may be due to the malfunctioning of one or more Organs of the Body.
It may be the result of an impaired metabolism.
Bad breadth is a foul smell from the Mouth when a person breathes.
It can be smelt by the person himself and by others too.
It is not a disease in itself.
It is a consequence of a disease elsewhere in the body.
It may be in the Mouth.
If you eat spicy food, it contains a foul smelling sulfur. This compound will go to the blood stream. It will take some time to completely vanish from the body. This is one of the cause of bad odor.
Bleeding gums, Decaying teeth or any decay in the Mouth may be the cause.
The cause may be in the Stomach, indigestion for example.
It may be further down in the Alimentary Canal or anywhere in the body.
A proper analysis, sorry diagnosis, is necessary.
Treat the cause, not the symptom and your estranged GF will be back.

And, O! Please, if I temporarily smell of garlic, do not accuse me of having Halitosis. I will go, brush my teeth and be back.

Causes of Bad Breath
Poor Diet
Sore Throat
Sleep Apnea
Tooth Decay
Acid Reflux
Spicy Foods
Bleeding Gums
Liver Disorder
Fetor Hepaticus
Diabetes mellitus
Disease in the Mouth
Chronic Liver Failure
Metabolic Dysfunction
Lower respiratory tract infections
Renal Infections or Renal Failure
Trimethylaminuria; Fish Odor Syndrome

If not properly, Bad Breath may cause
Permanent tooth damage
Infections in the Mouth

Note : The proper teeth hygiene is very important. Regular brushing and flossing may help to eradicate the bad breath. If it is not working than the problem is in the metabolism. Try to find out the cause first.

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Materia Medica for Bad Breath

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Mango Ginger for Bad Breath

Prepare decoction of Rhizomes. Gargle with it twice a day.

Cubeb for Bad Breath

Take a glass of slightly warm water. Add 5 drops of Cubeb oil. Swish with it twice or thrice a day.
Or make infusion of Cubebs. Swish with it.

Lemon Balm for Bad Breath

Chew the leaves and stem of Lemon Balm.

Guava ( Amrood ) for Bad Breath

Prepare a decoction of leaves and swish with it.

Dill for Bad Breath

Chew half tablespoon of Dill seeds.
OR : Prepare a tea of Dill leaves. Drink twice a day..

Sage for Bad Breath

Chew 2-3 leaves of Sage.

Aniseed for Bad Breath

Chew 4-5 seeds of Anise.
OR : Drink tea made from Aniseeds.

Clove ( Laung ) for Bad Breath

Prepare Green tea. Add few 1-2 drops of Clove oil. Drink 2 times a day.
OR : Add few drops in vodka. Let it seep. Use as a mouthwash.
Else : Chew 1-2 Cloves for quick action.
Take Cardamom pods. Pound them. Prepare a tea from these pounded pods. Drink 2-3 times a day.

Peppermint for Bad Breath

Prepare a tea from a tsp of dried Peppermint. Drink thrice a day.
OR : Add few fresh leaves in a cup of boiling water. Drink twice a day.

Fennel for Bad Breath

Chew 1/2 tsp of Fennel seeds.

Black Nightshade for Bad Breath

Take 50 gram dried Black Nightshade berries. Soak in a jug of water. Swish with lukewarm twice a day.

Senna for Bad Breath

Soak Senna leaves in the boiling water for 5 minutes. Cool this decoction and drink 3-4 times a day.

Spirulina for Bad Breath

Powder Spirulina. Put one teaspoon powder in half glass of water. Swish with this water twice a day.
OR : Purchase Spirulina breath freshener liquid from market. Put 30 drop in half glass of water. Swish with it.
OR : Puchase Spirulina tablets from market. Chew one tablet thrice a day.

Coriander for Bad Breath

Take some fresh Coriander leaves, wash them well. Consume fresh leaves every day to avoid Bad Breath.
Take dried Sphaeranthus Indicus ( Gorakhmundi ). Grind with Vinegar. Have one pinch in the morning and one pinch in evening.
Mix 1 tsp Baking Soda in a glass of warm water. Use it for gargle.
Or: Take one tablespoon of Baking Soda. Mix it in a cup of water. Swish with this water twice a day.

Basil ( Tulsi ) Leaves for Bad Breath

Take 4 to 5 fresh Basil ( Tulsi ) Leaves. Chew them and drink water. Do it twice a day.

Lemon ( Nimbo ) for Bad Breath

Squeeze a Lemon ( Nimbo ) in half glass of water. Gargle with this water twice a day.

Fenugreek ( Methi ) Seeds for Bad Breath

Take one teaspoon Fenugreek ( Methi ) Seeds. Boil in one cup of water. Take it as tea.
Attention : You may add sugar, if you don't like its taste.

Cinnamon ( Dalchini ) for Bad Breath

Take 5 gram Cinnamon ( Dalchini ). Boil in a cup of water. Use it as mouth wash.

Betel ( Pan ) for Bad Breath

Chew a fresh Betel ( Pan ) leaf once a day.

Azadirachta Indica ( Neem ) for Dental Diseases

Chew the twigs of Azadirachta Indica ( Neem ) to get rid of Dental Problems.

Oregano ( Sathra) for Bad Breath

Add 4-5 drops of Oregano oil in drinking water. Drink this water whole day.
OR : To reduce bad breath rub the leaf oil on the teeth and gums after at bed time.

Parsley ( Ajmod ) for Bad Breath

Chew Parsley leaves after your meal.

Citron for Bad Breath

Chew small piece of Citron peel every day.

Sweet Lime ( Mousambi ) for Bad Breath

Swish with lukewarm water by adding 4 to 5 teaspoons Sweet Lime ( Mousambi ) juice.

Yerba Santa for Bad Breath

Take some fresh leaves and roll them to form small balls.
Put these balls in the sun for some days.
Chew these dried leaf balls to get rid of Bad breath.
Initially, they have a bitter taste, but soon this flavour changes into sweet taste.
If you are suffering from bad breath due to plaque and bacteria. Apple Cider Vinegar ( Seb ka Sirka ) is a good solution.
Gargle with Apple Cider Vinegar ( Seb ka Sirka ) thrice a day.

Olive ( Jaitun ) Oil for Bad Breath

Consuming a teaspoon of Olive ( Jaitun ) Oil with a teaspoon of Lemon ( Nimbo ) Juice on an empty stomach.

Sunflower ( Surajmukhi ) Seeds for Bad Breath

Take 5 Sunflower ( Surajmukhi ) Seeds. Chew them after every meal.

Banyan for Bad Breath

Make a bark decoction Banyan tree. Swish using it.

Cucumber ( Kheera ) for Bad Breath

Chew a slice of Cucumber ( Kheera ) and press it with your tongue to the roof of your mouth for half minute. It will kill the harmful bacteria causing bad breath.

Sunflower ( Surajmukhi ) Oil for Bad Breath

Take a teaspoon of Sunflower ( Surajmukhi ) Oil. Swish until it becomes thin. It helps to take away bad breath.

Sesame ( Til ) Oil for Bad Breath

Keep a teaspoon of Sesame ( Til ) in to your mouth for 5 minutes. Swish with water.
Steep the root of Common Marshmallow ( Khatami ) in a covered pan for 10 minutes. Let it cool. Use as a mouthwash after meals.

Mint ( Pudina ) for Bad Breath

Chew 3-4 leaves of Mint ( Pudina ) daily.
Or : Take dried powdered Mint ( Pudina ) leaves and use to clean your teeth. Regular application is also useful for strengthening the gums

Tea Tree Essential Oil for Bad Breath

Add a few drops of Tea Tree Oil to your toothpaste and brush twice a day.
Or : Add 2-3 drops of Tea Tree Oil in a cup of warm water and use it as a mouth wash to gargle.
Note : You just spit it out after brushing. Do not swallow.

Coriander Essential Oil for Bad Breath

Coriander Essential Oil possesses strong Antibacterial property. This helps to kill harmful bacteria and gives relief from Bad Breath.
Add 1/2 teaspoon of Coriander Essential Oil in a cup of water. Use it as a mouthwash twice a day.
Gargle your mouth by adding an equal quantity of half teaspoon of Black Pepper ( Kali Mirch ) and Salt to a glass of water. Stir it well before gargle.

Lemon Essential Oil for Bad Breath

Gargle daily by adding 5 drops of Lemon Essential Oil into a glass of lukewarm water. It removes bad odour from the mouth.

Thyme for Bad Breath

Gargle with Thyme tea daily to remove bad odour from the mouth.

Areca Nut for Bad Breath

Take one teaspoon of Areca Nut powder and mix in warm water. Use it as a mouth wash after every meal.

Cumin ( Jeera ) for Bad Breath

Consume half teaspoon of roasted Cumin seeds daily.
It will help to remove Bad Breath.
Brush your teeth regularly with Azadirachta Indica twigs.
It will prevent Gum Diseases and remove Bad Breath.

Peppermint Essential Oil for Bad Breath

Swish your mouth with Peppermint Essential Oil for 10 minutes and expectorate the oil.
It will remove the Bad Breath and provide Dental Care.
Note : Do not ingest the Oil.

Grapefruit Essential Oil for Bad Breath

Take one tablespoon of Coconut Oil and add two drops of Grapefruit Essential Oil in it. Mix them well. Swish with this oil blend for 15 minutes and spit. Do not swallow. Brush your teeth and rinse your mouth with water. Repeat the process once a day in the morning.
It will help to promote dental health and stop Bad Breath.
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Herbal Treatment For Bad Breath 1

Fry 3 tablespoon Areca Nut powder in 3 tablespoon ghee. Add Carom, Catechu and Rock salt in equal quantities. Grind. Apply all over mouth thrice daily.

Herbal Treatment For Bad Breath 2

Take half cup of Azadirachta Indica bark, Chebulic Myrobalan, One cup of aerial roots of Banyan, One tablespoon Cloves and One tablespoon Camphor. Use this mixture as a tooth powder thrice a day after meals.

Herbal Treatment For Bad Breath 3

Chew a small quantity crushed rootstock of Galangal with Betel leaf.

Herbal Treatment For Bad Breath 4

Add 6 drops of each (Thyme, Tea Tree Oil , Chamomile, Peppermint) in Brandy. Use as a mouth wash.

Herbal Treatment For Bad Breath 5

Take 10 to 15 Black Nightshade berries, one teaspoon crushed Garlic, 4 Cardamom and one tablespoon Fenugreek seeds. Roast, now Boil in a jug of water. Swish with this lukewarm water twice a day.

Herbal Treatment For Bad Breath 6

Chop Parsley leaves. Add some water in it with 4 Cloves. Boil. Use it as mouth wash.

Herbal Treatment For Bad Breath 7

Take one teaspoon Carom ( Ajvain ) and 4 Clove ( Laung ). Boil in a cup of water. Strain and Cool. Swish with this water thrice a day.

Herbal Treatment For Bad Breath 8

Gargle in the morning with 1 teaspoon of Honey and Cinnamon ( Dalchini ) powder mixed in warm water.
It keeps your breath fresh throughout the day.

Herbal Treatment For Bad Breath 9

Use Solanum Xanthocarpum ( Kantkari ) mixed with some Vinegar ( Sirka ) as a mouthwash.

Herbal Treatment For Bad Breath 10

Mix 1-2 tablespoons of Vinegar ( Sirka ) in 1/4 cup of Solanum Xanthocarpum juice. Use as a mouthwash twice a day.

Herbal Treatment For Bad Breath 11

Dip few Asafoetida ( Hing ) pieces with 2 to 3 Cloves ( Long ) in half bowl of water. Leave it for overnight. Gargle with this water daily to avoid bad breath.

Herbal Treatment For Bad Breath 12

Prepare a mouthwash with Vinegar, Wine, and Alum. Rinse your mouth daily with this mouthwash.

Herbal Treatment For Bad Breath 13

Take two teaspoons of Vodka and eight drops each of Lavender Essential Oil and Peppermint Essential Oil. Mix them well. Swish your mouth with this blend. Repeat the process two times a day.
Lavender Essential Oil help in eliminating bacteria while Peppermint Essential Oil leaves a pleasant smell behind.
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