Use black garlic instead. It has less of a pong.
You can consume yogurt to help get rid of the smell of garlic from breath. Eating 6 ounces of unsweetened yogurt can help combat with bacteria causing smelly odor.
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If no cardamom is available you might try, if desperate, chewing, and swallowing half a lemon, including pith and rind. Some say that chewing parsley or coffee beans works but that is really only a way of masking the smell and the effect is temporary.
Taking it all a stage further you might try this old remedy: take a quarter of a pint of sherry,125ml, add a good pinch of ground cloves, nutmeg and ¼ ounce or 8gms of cinnamon and bruised caraway seeds. Let it stand for a week shaking it twice a day. Then strain it off adding 10 drops of lavender oil and five of attar of roses. Two to three drops of this will ensure 'a breath of roses'.