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rinse

1. To wash lightly.
2. A solution used for irrigation or bathing.

mouth rinse

A flavored or medicated solution swirled in the mouth, used to treat halitosis, oral infections, apthous ulcers, stomatitis, or dental biofilm (plaque).

CAUTION!

Some alcoholics may occasionally abuse alcohol-based mouth rinses.

sodium fluoride rinse

A 0.05% aqueous solution of sodium fluoride also containing coloring and flavoring agents, used as a mouth rinse to help prevent dental caries.
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Since the focus of the study was to assess the ability of DI water to penetrate and rinse under low-standoff components, four areas or quadrants of the test vehicle were covered with glass slides.
This second part of the position paper aims to summarize, interpret, and make recommendations based on non-commercially available oral rinse research published in the last decade.
Conventional models utilize a high flow, fresh water sanitizing rinse in the 3 to 5 gallons per minute (gpm) (0.
When used daily, Spry Oral Rinse helps wash away bacteria, keeps the mouth clean and leaves it with fresh breath, Xlear says.
Combined results of 35 trials showed that, on average, there is a 27% reduction in decayed, missing, and filled tooth surfaces in permanent teeth with the use of fluoride mouth rinse compared with a placebo or no mouth rinse.
The InterClean Clear Water Rinse is designed to effectively rinse the aircraft over and under the wing and the fuselage in its entirety.
The aim of this study is to investigate the influence of serial administration of a CHO mouth rinse (cumulative oral exposure time 40 seconds) on performance, metabolic and perceptual responses to a 30 second cycle sprint.
The aim of this study is to determine the effec- tiveness of an essential oil mouth rinse (Listerine(R)) on 4-day interproximal plaque regrowth compared to Chlorhexidine and Sterile water.
All my patients use The Natural Dentist Healthy Gums Mouth Rinse, and I have seen it be effective in reducing and preventing mouth sores and bleeding gums associated with chemotherapy and radiation," said Dr.
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Champion's patent-pending Tri-Rinse System pinpoints rinse water onto the dishes, keeping the energy and water consumption at low levels, say officials for the Winston-Salem, N.
rinse for after the shampoo better two minutes Hair shines after conditioning.