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Fluorosis Herbal Treatment, Prevention, Symptoms, Causes, Cured By

General Name
Medical Name
Fluorosis Symptoms
Chalky white patches on Teeth
Yellow stained Teeth
Brown stained Teeth
Discolored Teeth
Soft Spots (or weak teeth)
Deformity of the Skeleton
Joint Pain
Limited Joint Movement

Fluorosis Cured By

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Fluorosis is a disease of the Teeth and Bones.
The excessive ingestion of fluoride that affects Teeth and the Skeletal System of the body is Fluorosis.

Dental Fluorosis : The consumption of too much fluoride may develop Dental Fluorosis. At the age of 8 years the permanent teeth are fully developed. Normal levels of Fluoride is not a problem. Fluoride decreases the risk of tooth decay. However, The high levels of Fluoride cause brittle teeth. If you see dark splotches on the teeth, that indicates of Dental Fluorosis. It increases the risk of developing Cavities.

Skeletal Fluorosis : The depletion of excess fluoride in the bones causes debilitating Bones. It is termed as Skeletal Fluorosis. It may be caused by frequent drinking of tea or water that contain high levels of Fluoride. Normally, the kidneys excrete the extra amount of fluoride from the body. But if it is in high content, then they fail to do so. As a result the fluoride gets deposited in the bones in crystal form. It causes weak bones and Joint Pain. The bones become hard and causes stiffness. It decreases the elasticity of the bones hence causing limited joint movement. Skeletal fluorosis is difficult to detect because the symptoms of other diseases are same to that of Skeletal Fluorosis. Prolong Skeletal Fluorosis may cause Neurological disorders and muscle waste.

Causes of Fluorosis
Burning coal inside your home
Drinking too much tea in a day
Excessive accumulation of Fluoride
Accumulation of Fluoride from Environment
Drinking water that contains high levels of Fluoride

If not treated properly, Fluorosis may cause
Dental Cavity
Deformity of Bones
Permanent damage to teeth

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27 Feb 2020
Sir i have yellow stained (fluorosis)teeth (central incisor) since 6-7 years. Suggest me the treatment for this . And the cost too.
Also suggest me the Ayurvedic treatment if possible .
02 Apr 2020
Dear Amit, Please do the following: 1. Cut down the caffeine intake.
2. Use non-flouride toothpaste.
3. Baking soda. Put 1 teaspoon of Baking Soda with 1 tablespoon of Lemon juice. Make a paste and apply it over toothbrush for cleaning or manually.
4. Adopt certain foods as Carrots, celery, apples. Foods to avoid are Acidic foods as Tomato sauces, Pickles, Vinegar, Oranges. Follow certain measures, as brush twice a day, floss after every meal.
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