Could you get gingivitis by kissing?
No you can't get gingivitis from kissing or sharing drinks. You do pass the bacteria involved in causing gingivitis back and forth. Brushing and flossing will prevent gingivitis. ...
If you have gingivitis what part of your body has an inflammation?
Gingivitis is an an inflammation of the gingivae - the gums.
Asked in Oral Health and Dental Care, Gum Disease
Which bacteria cause gingivitis?
Gingivitis is caused by anaerobic bacteria that does not need of oxygen to growth. The most common bacteria that cause gingivitis are Gram-negative Phorphyromonas Gingivalis, Fusobacterium and Prevotella Intermedia. ...
Asked in Medication and Drugs
What oral medicine should take for having gingivitis?
While some antibiotics such as amoxicillin or clindamycin may be used for gingivitis, oral rinses containing chlorhexidine (Peridex) have also been used for gingivitis and peridontitis. ...