Tonsil stones, or tonsilloliths, are caused by impaction of food particles that get mixed with mucous and acted upon by bacteria to produce a sticky substance around tonsils. Once it mixed with calcium and dead epithelial cells (dead as a result of natural wear and tear process), tonsil stones are produced. Prevention and cure for tonsils, both are easy and totally organic. It does not require the use of any high dose antibiotics or surgery.
FASTEST CURE FOR TONSIL STONES:
Tonsil stones once get stuck in tonsil mucosa will increase a series of inflammatory events that causes tonsillitis, which is a combination of fever, sore-throat and yellow-red large, swollen inflamed tonsils. Tonsils may not just cause systemic and local illness but also affects the quality of life. Some remedies to get the fastest cure of tonsillar stones are:
1. Saline gargles: Warm saline gargling lower inflammation and causes soothing effect.
2. Extra virgin coconut oil: Gargling with extra virgin coconut oil is one of the most popular home remedy used by thousands to bring down inflammatory response of tonsils to tonsil stones. Once inflammation is reduced. Repeating the procedure 3-5 times a day will abolish the need of any antibiotic. Surgery is not a preferred route, especially in childhood.
3. Lugol iodine: Iodine gargles have anti bacteria and anti-inflammatory properties to bring down inflammation.
4. Garlic clove: garlic has anti-bacterial and anti-biotic properties.
5. Lorraine’s tonsillitis tea: Tonsillitis tea decreases inflammation and makes it less painful. Easier mechanical manipulation makes it easier for removal of stone.
6. Hydrogen peroxide gargles: Hydrogen peroxide is a chemical dilution with water decreases its strength. Gargling with hydrogen peroxide weak solution will soften the tonsil mucosa and loosen the tonsil stone, making it easier to be removed by water pik or cotton swab.
7. Apple cider vinegar: Gargling with apple cider vinegar mixed in water makes an efficient solution to loosen up tonsil stones, making it easier to be remove by cotton swab.
Tonsils are a lymphatic organ. In case of any infection, they are believe to produce anti-bodies that not just cures the current infection, but also produce a quicker inflammatory response in case of next exposure. This is the reason why it is a tough decision to get rid of tonsils at an early age just because of a problem, which can be cured by natural means. It is therefore better to try above remedies for the fastest and efficient cure of tonsilloliths.