Periodontitis is a type of gum disease which mainly occurs due to the inflammation of the gums. The inflammation occurs in regions around the tooth leading to infection of the bone as well as the gum. It is a type of bacterial infection which occurs when the bacteria infects our tooth and the immune system. To prevent such diseases from occurring, we should maintain proper oral hygiene regularly. However, if the disease becomes too severe, then we must undergo tooth surgery. This disease is caused when a person is subjected to too much smoking. It can also occur due to various kinds of heart disease.
How do you treat periodontitis?
A good way to treat periodontitis is to maintain oral hygiene. You should brush your teeth regularly at least twice a day. You should rinse your mouth after every meal takes proper dental care. Visit a dentist at regular intervals for an oral checkup. You should also carry out flossing at least all once a day. Some people who are suffering from high blood sugar or arthritis must take very good care of their teeth as they are more prone to suffer from periodontitis. Scaling and cleaning are also very important. You should remove plaque from teeth at regular intervals. This can be done using various tools. In case of severe infections, we should visit a dentist. Everybody should visit a dentist at least twice a year.
Some medications for periodontics:
The most common medication for periodontitis is antimicrobial medicine. These medicines help in killing the bacteria which are responsible for causing periodontitis in human beings. The doctors mainly prescribe the patients to use an antimicrobial mouthwash such as chlorhexidine. This will help to control the growth of bacteria in our mouth. Antiseptics chips are also available which can be placed in our mouths to kill the bacteria. There are certain enzymes suppressants which help to prevent microbes from accumulating in our teeth. We can also treat periodontitis using cannabigerol.
What are the different causes of periodontitis?
Periodontitis occurs when you do not take proper care of your mouth and teeth. It mainly happens in people who do not brush their teeth regularly which enables bacterial accumulation in their mouth. However, there are some diseases which lead to periodontitis. Some of them are Type 2 diabetes, obesity and lack of nutrition. Genetic disorders are also a cause of periodontitis.
Various symptoms of periodontitis:
Periodontitis can have a large number of symptoms. Some of them include bleeding gums, swollen gums, loss of teeth, foul taste in the mouth. All these symptoms are extremely disgusting and may cause us a lot of problems. So, if you are suffering from periodontitis, then you should take medical care as soon as possible.
What are the various stages of periodontitis?
Periodontitis occurs in different stages. In the initial stages, some of the symptoms include inflammation and pain. The moderate periodontal disease may cause extreme pain and bleeding of your gums. The last advanced periodontal disease is the most advanced stage in which the blood vessels around your teeth starts to degrade. This stage is very critical and the only way to heal patients suffering from last advanced periodontitis is a surgery.
What is cannabigerol?
Cannabigerol is one of the many cannabinoids which we get from the Cannabis sativa plant. It may contain some amount of THC in it. CBG, when not stored properly, gets converted to THC. CBG is a very essential product. It has a wide number of benefits. However, as it may contain THC, it has some psychoactive effects but the psychoactive effect is very low and only one to two per cent of patients suffer from side-effects after CBG consumption. CBG is a very essential product to treat periodontitis. In various studies, it was shown that CBG has never failed to yield effective results against periodontitis.
CBG and periodontitis:
CBG has anti-inflammatory properties. This helps in reducing the swelling and inflammation of the gums and gives you relief from the extreme pain which you have to undergo if you have periodontitis. CBG also has an antimicrobial property which helps in killing the microbes and bacteria which accumulate on your gums when you suffer from periodontitis.
How does cannabigerol work?
Our body is said to contain its endocannabinoid system. The CBG receptors are present in huge numbers in our endocannabinoid system. The cannabigerol components react with the CBG receptors and bind with them. It then sends various impulses to the brain to produce necessary action. So, we can say that cannabigerol is one of the most effective medicines to treat periodontitis. Our body produces its cannabigerol but these are not that effective as they do not have a long term effect on our body and they tend to degrade very soon.
How do we use cannabigerol?
CBG can be used in different kinds of toothpaste and mouthwashes. It can also be consumed in the form of pills. Pills are a very effective way to treat periodontitis as they remain in our body for a very long duration of time. In a study conducted in the year 2014, it was seen that
cannabigerol could reduce the effect of periodontitis to a great extent. People who brushed their teeth with cannabigerol regularly had milder symptoms of periodontitis.
How do we purchase cannabigerol products?
It is a bit difficult to find cannabigerol products in the market because it may contain some amount of THC in it. As a result, it is legal in various parts of the country but you can still purchase it from some online stores which are authorised to sell cannabigerol products. However, before buying any such product, you should carefully check the ingredients present in the product. If you see that the amount of THC in cannabigerol exceeds a certain limit, then you should not buy that product as it can cause adverse effect to your health. You should talk to a doctor before going for cannabigerol products. Most cannabigerol products to not cause any major side-effects but if you see that you are facing some kind of problems after consuming cannabigerol, then you should stop consuming it immediately and take medical help.