Enamel Erosion Treatment & Management

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Enamel erosion treatment and management

Early diagnosis of enamel wear is important and, if found, preventive measures should be taken.

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Helping patients treat and prevent enamel wear

Early diagnosis of enamel wear is important and, if found, preventive measures should be taken. Patients showing the early signs of enamel wear can follow three simple steps to help protect their enamel.1,2

  • 1. Acid exposure

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    Minimise exposure to acids

    • Avoid frequent intake of acidic foods or drinks1,2
    • Avoid holding acidic drinks in the mouth1
    • Rinse mouth with water after acidic foods and drinks1
  • 2. Appropriate brushing

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    Brush teeth with appropriate technique and timing

    • Avoid brushing immediately after consuming acidic food and drink1
    • Brush gently but thoroughly with a soft-bristled toothbrush1
  • 3. Interdental Cleaning

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    Include interdental cleaning

    • Be sure to include interdental cleaning as part of the at-home oral health routine.
  • 4. Specialist toothpaste

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    Use a specialist toothpaste optimised for high fluoride uptake

    • Brush twice daily with a fluoride toothpaste2
    • Recommend a specialist toothpaste to protect enamel against attack by dietary acids

Sensodyne ProEmalj – helping manage enamel erosion and protect your patients against tooth wear

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Enamel wear

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Causes and mechanisms

Find out about the causes and mechanisms behind enamel wear.

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Impact on patient quality of life

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Diagnosis

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The Sensodyne Pronamel range

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