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Augustine46 asked in HealthDental · 1 month ago

Mild diarrhea after flossing my teeth. What does it mean?

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  • ?
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    it means nothing......flossing doesnt cause diarrhea

  • ?
    Lv 5
    1 month ago

    Either you had diarrhoea bacteria on your hands that went into your mouth while flossing or it’s something else and not related 

  • Anonymous
    1 month ago

    Usually your diet is a predictor of diarrhea. Do you floss your teeth in the morning before going out?  Sometimes just before you go for the door it's bathroom time.

  • Rita
    Lv 6
    1 month ago

    Usually, people who experience pain after or during flossing are those that are new at it. Improper techniques and tools are the most common reasons for this unpleasant ache. At the end of the day, flossing means putting a sharp rope between your teeth and cutting away potential breeding spots for bacteria.

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  • Audrey
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    That is ridiculous. There is no connection whatsoever.

  • 1 month ago

    The tooth bone's connected to the butt bone.

  • 1 month ago

    Mild diarrhea after flossing your teeth does not have any connection.

  • 1 month ago

    My TV worked just fine before you knocked on my door.

    Just because something happened after another thing, that doesn't mean one caused the second thing to happen.

    You have diarrhea.  That's all.  It has nothing to do with flossing your teeth.

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