Ive a rotten smell coming from my dental bridge how do i fix it?

Q. Why do i have a rotten smell coming from my dental bridge and how do i disfuss it until i can make it to my dentist. People seems to cover there face when i talk and the whole room stinks when i open my mouth ..Please help me i am in desperate need also my bridge is loose on one side not the other..Have u ever heard of that..

A. There could be some decay under the bridge you could also be getting food and plaque trapped between your teeth which is causeing the smell. You need to see your dentist and dental hygienist so you can keep your teeth cleaner.

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  1. kristin says:

    Hello I had a bridge done about 4 months ago and I am noticing a terrible smell just along the gum line of one of the tooth. My dentist did an xtray and found no decay and no leaks. I have been brushing and flossing between and underneath the bridge,but a few minutes later the smell is still there. I am pretty sure there is no food trapped. I cleaned this bridge at least four times a day. Can you tell me what I can do to elimainate the smell.
    or should I get another opinion from a different dentist.Please help!

  2. kristin says:

    Hello I had a bridge done about 4 months ago and I am noticing a terrible smell just along the gum line of one of the tooth. My dentist did an xtray and found no decay and no leaks. I have been brushing and flossing between and underneath the bridge,but a few minutes later the smell is still there. I am pretty sure there is no food trapped. I cleaned this bridge at least four times a day. Can you tell me what I can do to elimainate the smell.
    or should I get another opinion from a different dentist.Please help!

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