Herbal Medicine

Turmeric can be used to prevent and treat gingivitis

Fresh tumericResearchers have summarized and evaluated the evidence on the efficacy of turmeric as compared to chlorhexidine in the prevention and treatment of gingivitis. Five reviewed studies showed that both turmeric and chlorhexidine significantly decrease plaque index and gingival index, and can therefore be used in the prevention and treatment of gingivitis.

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