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J Complement Med Res. 2020; 11(5): 137-141

Herbal Remedies for Sleep Bruxism in Children

Deepa Gurunathan, Nivedhitha MS, Joyson Moses, Mebin George Mathew, Mahesh Ramakrishnan.


Bruxism is an oral habit consisting of involuntary rhythmic or spasmodic nonfunctional gnashing, grinding, or clenching of teeth, unlike chewing movements of the mandible, that leads to occlusal trauma. The use of herbal medicine, as one element of complementary and alternative medicine, is increasing worldwide and the herbal management of bruxism is in its nascent stage. Herbal therapy is a natural substance that relieve symptoms of the body by restoring it and consequently improving the general health. Aroma oils lower heart rate and blood pressure, are anti-inflammatory, analgesic, antispasmodic, induce sleep, strengthen blood vessels, or prevent nerve damage .This article looks into the various treatment and adjunct herbal management of bruxism in children

Key words: Herbal, remedies, children

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