How long does it take for salt to kill the bacteria in your mouth?

by hihi on Dec. 18, 2009 in Alternative Medicine

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Dec. 18, 2009

Hi! Hihi, I am not sure but may be salt can kill and remove bacteria within a few minutes. I do not think that this is a permanent remedy for the cause.  Use of other medicines can be helpful and more appropriate than to use salt.

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Feb. 12, 2010

Your mouth has billions of bacteria.  You may be trying to kill pathogenic bacteria, but you will never kill all of the bacteria in your mouth.  Most do not make you sick.  They are there for your whole life.

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Feb. 21, 2016

Have you been able to get the appropriate answer for your issues?

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