Is it a bad sign if your gums are swollen?

Answer Swollen gums are a common side effect of some immunosuppressant medicine.The swelling occurs because your medication is affecting the pH of your saliva and encouraging the growth of bacteria in the... Read More »

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Swollen gums............?

A good clean, floss and mouthwash. It may just be something you ate stuck in the gum. If it doesn't get better you may need to see a dentist, but I find the clean etc tends to take it down.

Swollen GUms (braces)?

Gum swelling is very common while wearing braces, especially when your braces are adjusted or you start a new protocol (like elastics). It should only occur for the first few days after a tighteni... Read More »

My gums are swollen and bleeding?

go to the doctor and in the meantime take advil to reduce the swelling.

How to cure swollen gums?

Just bite the bullet and do some flossing. Rinsing with the flouride before brushing rinses should help also. Just buy the plastic flossers that you just toss when you are done. That way your finge... Read More »