Mouthwash is a oral hygiene product essential for a good control of bacterial plaque.
Even if everyone has one, sometimes, we dont know why, when and how to use it.
There are different types of mouthwashes prescribed depending on the patient's condition. The most used are chlorhexidine and hexetidine.
Here are the main reasons for using mouthwashes :
Mouthwashes contain anti-inflammatory elements that reduce all signs of inflammation including:
swelling bleeding redness.
These have the effect of reducing pain by promoting the process of healing.
You dont have to use it if you dont have any teeth or gum problems that prevents you from brushing your teeth properly.
Let the product act for 30 seconds in the mouth before spitting it out and Do not exceed 2 weeks of use!
Note that mouthwashes are not for children under 6 or 7 years old due to the RISK of ingestion!
Mouthwash contain elements that act against bacteria, among them: chlorhexidine and hexetidine.When to use them? Mouthwashes treat infections and inflammations related to the mouth.
They are also recommended after periodontal or oral surgery, trama or ulceration of mucosa to prevent the development of an infection. What to expect? In case of infection, mouthwashes are used as a complementary solution. They relief swelling, pain and eliminate bacteria inaccessible to brushing. However, mouthwashes alone is insufficient. They are associated if necessary with antibiotics. How to use them? two to three mouthwashes a day during two weeks.
Mouthwashes prevent cavities and bacterial plaque by increasing the resistance of tooth enamel and by their antibacterial action.
When to use them? Mouthwashes are suitable for people whose gums bleed when brushing.
If so, brush the teeth with soft bristle toothbrush associated with a mouthwash for better plaque control and gingival health.
Direction of use: Use it once or twice a day for two weeks.
Halitosis (bad breath)
When to use them? If you notice your breath has been less than fresh lately or want to extend the benefits of brushing and keep your gum healthy.
Be careful to follow the Prescription and not to leave within reach of Children