Gums can be strengthen with help of a home remedy which calls for gargling twice a day with a solution containing three medicinal items.
The medicinal solution for strengthening gum consists of three prime components namely Alum, Khadir ( called as “kathha” in Hindi while “acacia catechy” in Latin) and Bark of Babul tree ( referred as “acacia arabica” in Latin).
Take all three ingredients in equal proportions and soak in 200 ml of water for 5-6 hours. Later boil the water having all three medicinal ingredients till it reduces to half. Allow it cool and then filter it to get a decoction. Store this decoction in dark bottle.
Every day in morning, take 2 tablespoons of the prepared decoction and mix 100 ml drinking water. Mix well and heat to make it lukewarm. Next gargle with this medicinal solution thoroughly. Rinse the mouth only after 20 minutes. Repeat the same procedure after supper. With regular practice it shall proffer strength to the gums.
All three medicinal items used in this home remedy are natural astringents rich in antiseptic properties. It gives strength to gums as well as prevents itching or pain in teeth if any.