How to clean my stained teeth?

Q. How to reduce the stains in my teeth?

Answered by
Dr. Muzaffer Hussain Parray
and medically reviewed by iCliniq medical review team.
This is a premium question & answer published on Sep 22, 2018

Hi doctor,

My teeth have become yellow. I also have stains on my teeth. I am trying to reduce the stains by cleaning the teeth. What can be done? Do you recommend any toothpaste or whitener?



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Consult a dentist and get a dental scaling (oral prophylaxis) done. It will clear your calculus or stains. Also, get dental bleaching done by a dentist, which will make your teeth to look white and shiny. You can also use toothpaste with ingredients Sodium monofluorophosphate and Calcium peroxide fused with Lemon regularly on alternate days. It will keep your teeth bright. One thing, you need to remember is that most of the shining kinds of toothpaste have more quantity of abrasives. It can lead to specific damage to the enamel of the teeth.

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