What Are Tonsil Stones?
A tonsil stone is simply a creamy colored deposit that forms in the crevices of your tonsils. The deposits are made up of food debris, bacteria and mucous. The odor from tonsil stones comes from the bacteria which produce sulfur.
Are They Normal?
Many people experience tonsil stones at least once in their life, and may have brought one up through the mouth without even knowing what it is. Although they are harmless, they are irritating and can be embarrassing due to the fact that they can cause bad breath problems. (halitosis)
How to get Rid of Tonsil Stones.
Unfortunately there has not been much medical research attention on tonsil stones, since they are not a serious condition. But thankfully there are ways that you can treat existing stones as well as try and stop new ones from forming in future.
TheraBreath is one of the leading treatment options for tonsil stones and bad breath. Dr Harold Katz developed the product and he is a leading expert in the field, and has helped thousands of people fight mouth related conditions.
One aspect of the TheraBreath package is the AktivOxigen tablets which are very effective against tonsil stones. You can use the tablets alone or combine them with TheraBreath oral rinse in order to get a more potent combination.
You should swallow the solution so that it slowly runs down the back of your throat. The slower the better, as you want to keep the solution in contact with your throat for as long as you possibly can.
Tonsil stones are without a doubt a very troublesome condition that can cause havoc to someone's life, particularly if you are very prone to getting tonsilloliths on a regular basis. You may consider dietary modifications in order to eliminate various foods from your diet so that you can pinpoint any that may be causing the stones to occur.