What is host modulated therapy and what are my options?

The pursuit to effectively control the chronic inflammation in the gums should “err on the side of aggressive” according to top periodontal researchers.  What does this mean? For some clinicians it may mean more aggressive treatment plans including surgery or extractions.  But in much of the recent periodontal literature it means incorporating “host modulated therapy”, … Read more

with Periogain – A Natural Dental Supplement

If you have been diagnosed with periodontal disease, or you think you may have periodontal disease, it is important to find out what is causing the chronic inflammation which leads to bleeding and swollen or red gums, receding of the gums, bone loss, halitosis, and shifting or loose teeth.  Often, chronic and destructive periodontal inflammation … Read more

Fight Gum Disease

Researchers have determined that the real cause of periodontal breakdown is chronic inflammation.  But what causes this chronic, harmful inflammation? It used to be thought that periodontal disease was simply caused by the presence of bacteria creating chronic or acute infection in the gums.  While it is true that certain bacteria do trigger inflammation and … Read more

with Our Natural Alternative Periodontal Disease Treatment

If you are currently seeing a dental professional and are still having chronic gum disease problems, Periogain can help in a novel and effective way.  Periogain taken daily addresses chronic inflammation in the gums internally; gums tighten, periodontal pockets are reduced, and bleeding subsides.  Professional cleanings become easier and more comfortable. Periogain used adjunctively with … Read more

Periogain Dosing and Contraindications

The options for host modulated therapy are limited at this time.  A synthetic presciption medication brand named PerioStat (SDD – sub-antimicrobial dose doxycycline) has been used with great success since it was approved by the FDA in 1998. According to a recent compilation titled “Host Response Modulation in Periodontics”, by researcher and periodontist Dr. Philip … Read more

What professional periodontal treatment options are available to help my gums?

Periogain proprietary blend ingredients:  1 bottle contains 120 capsules, 600mg each.  Amalaki (emblica officinalis), or Indian Gooseberry:  fruit with anti-inflammatory and powerful antioxidant properties, collagenase inhibitor, may also lower cholesterol, triglycerides, and glucose levels.  Liver detoxification properties, and decreased expression of osteoclasts (bone destoying cells).     haritaki (terminalia chebula):  fruit source anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties, … Read more