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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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While it may be easier to use a mouthwash you don't have to mix, concentrates are often more potent than traditional mouthwashes and well worth the extra little effort.
The first criterion for evaluating the 5 mouthwashes was compatibility with the DNA purification chemistry.
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.
Around one third of the population use mouthwashes, with heavier users tending to be younger people more concerned about oral hygiene.
99, and is a daily use mouthwash that replaces current "alcohol drying" mouthwashes Baby Boomers may have used during early adulthood.
Melbourne, Jan 11 (ANI): Australian health experts have warned that top-selling mouthwashes can cause oral cancer and should be pulled from supermarket shelves immediately.
She's tried different tablets, vitamins and mouthwashes over the years but they always reappear.
Now supermarket giant Tesco has pledged to introduce childproof tops on all its own-brand mouthwashes.
CONSUMERS are becoming more aware of the need for a proper dental routine using several different products and this trend has helped to increased sales of toothbrushes, mouthwashes and floss.
J&J was particularly concerned about a 2008 study in the Australian Dental Journal -- which concluded that mouthwashes with high alcohol content could cause oral cancer - because Listerine sales in Australia subsequently dropped by 50 percent.
In Italy, it was mouthwashes rather than the traditional toothpastes which made the biggest gains, growing 9.
ACT(R) Plus Freshening is alcohol free so it won't sting or burn like traditional mouthwashes and is available at leading retail chain stores nationwide.