Natural Ayurvedic Home Remedies for Tooth Decay

Tooth Decay
Tooth decay is a major cause for tooth loss.
  • Excessive consumption of sugary and starchy food
  • Bacteria in the mouth convert the sugar into acids
  • Acid combines with food particles to form plaque
  • Plaque leads to cavities which if not treated can lead to loss of tooth
  • Development of cavities in the mouth
  • Presence of plaque or black sticky deposits on teeth
Simple techniques
  1. Natural home remedy using rock salt and mustard oil

    1. Take 2 tsp of rock salt
    2. Add 2 tsp of mustard oil
    3. Massage this on your teeth
    4. Leave it for 5 min
    5. Gargle with water
  2. Natural home remedy using salt

    1. Take 1 glass lukewarm water
    2. Add 1 tsp salt
    3. Mix well
    4. Gargle with this water every night
  • Massage your teeth with clove oil
  • Chew clove after every meal
  • Include onions in your daily diet. Onions are effective in killing germs

These remedies are based on the principles of Ayurveda, the ancient Indian science of healing, and are completely natural, non-invasive, and can be prepared at home. Consult your doctor if the symptoms persist. Refer to the terms of use.

Dr. B.N. Sinha

Ayurveda Expert,

Dr. B.N. Sinha has been a practitioner and an avid patron of Ayurveda for 20 years now. He specializes in lifestyle disorders and chronic disease management. Due to his keen focus on spreading awareness about his discipline, Dr. Sinha has played a pivotal role in several educational institutions. He retired as Dean, University of Delhi, Principal A & U Tibbia College, New Delhi.

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