The science behind Polident cleanser

Four-in-one cleaning system: active ingredients work in parallel to provide a deep clean

Four key ingredients work in combination to provide a deep clean.

  1. Potassium monopersulfate
  2. Tetra acetyl ethylene diamine (TAED)
  3. Sodium percarbonate
  4. Sodium lauryl sulfate (SLS)6

The active ingredients in Polident denture cleanser tablets remove 99.9% of odour causing bacteria which can result in:

  • Bad odours4

4-in-1 cleaning system helps maintain denture hygiene every day

Polident denture cleanser tablets remove bacteria associated with plaque formation reducing denture biofilm mass and improving denture hygiene.5

  • In in vitro laboratory tests, Polident cleansers remove 99.9% of odour causing bacteria†1,2
  • Polident cleansers penetrate biofilms and remove bacteria in hard-to-reach denture surface pores where bacteria can thrive4,7
  • When used as directed, Polident cleansers help remove plaque and stains from dentures, and regular use prevents stain and plaque build-up8
  • Daily use of Polident cleansers with brushing removes significantly more bacteria than once-weekly denture cleanser treatment9

Tested in vitro at 40°C for antimicrobial activity using a method derived from the European suspension test that reflected home use conditions and pack instructions10

“Dentures should be cleaned daily by soaking and brushing with an effective, nonabrasive denture cleanser”11

With daily use, Polident helps improve dentures hygienic performance 

Polident denture cleansers 

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Polident 3-minute daily cleanser

Polident cleansers help keep dentures clean every day.

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