anticariogenic agents

anticariogenic agents (an´tīker´-ēōjen´ik),

n.pl substances that inhibit or arrest dental caries formation. See also fluorides, sealants.
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9 [micro]g/ml, which was much lower than those of other natural anticariogenic agents such as 15.
It has been used as an anticariogenic agent in a wide range of oral care products such as toothpastes and mouthwashes due to its strong antibacterial effectiveness (Eley, 1999).