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mouthwashes

Mainly harmless fluids used to rinse out the mouth, leaving it feeling pleasantly refreshed for a few minutes. They serve little or no medical purpose and are no substitute for good mouth hygiene and regular dental attention.
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The participants were asked to answer questions from a short questionnaire regarding their oral hygiene practices such as tooth brushing frequency, use of interdental brushes, and the use of mouthwashes during orthodontic treatment.
It has been demonstrated that alcohol-free oral rinses are as effective as their alcohol-containing counterparts, and so the need for ethanol in mouthwashes and oral rinses seems to be non-existent (59-61).
It does not have side effects of chemical mouthwashes. It is safe for children and pregnant women.5,10 There are some reports of antimicrobial effects of Persica on oral S.mutans.5,6,11
Colgate's first line of children's mouthwashes, featuring the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, extends the company's line of oral care products designed specifically for children.
Online ecommerce players and organized retail chains are also playing a major role in the market expansion of mouthwashes as oral health & hygiene awareness increases by the day.
Further, the industry has witnessed introduction of innovative oral care products such as sensitive toothpaste, gum care toothpaste, sensitive mouthwashes and dental flosses which has aided the oral care industry revenue from FY'2008-FY'2013.
The 1995 Consumer Product Safety Commission legislation mandated that mouthwashes with greater than 3gms ethanol content required childproof closures.
Since these two plants are often popularly referred to for the control of halitosis, and on the assumption that they possess antimicrobial activity in the mouth, we used these plants in this study in the form of mouthwashes to assess their ability to reduce the formation of VSC produced by proteolytic bacteria.
Many mainstream mouthwashes contain ingredients that you definitely don't want to swallow, or even put down the drain.
The very fact that halitosis -- the term for bad breath -- was coined by Listerine to create a demand for mouthwashes, speaks volumes of the power of marketing gimmicks.
Among the products were leading stores' own-brand mouthwashes, as well as Dentyl and Dentimint.
Among the products were Asda, Morrisons and Tesco own-brand mouthwashes, as well as Dentyl and Dentimint.