Pronamel science

The optimized formulation of Pronamel1–10

Specially designed to deliver more fluoride to the acid-weakened enamel*3,5

Pronamel contains 1150ppm fluoride in an optimized formulation designed to maximize fluoride delivery.3 By omitting components that inhibit fluoride uptake, which are present in many fluoride toothpastes, Pronamel dual-protection formulation enhances remineralization and inhibits demineralization, strengthening and protecting enamel.2-6

Pronamel optimized formulation:

  • Delivers up to 10x higher fluoride uptake vs a non-optimized fluoride toothpaste**
  • No phosphates5,7
  • No polyvalent metal ions8
  • High fluoride availability8
  • No SLS9
  • Neutral pH10
  • Enhances remineralization and inhibits demineralization2-6

SLS, sodium lauryl sulphate*Compared with tested, non-optimized fluoride toothpastes**Based on an in vitro study in which fluoride uptake was measured at 10um depth [vs. Colgate Enamel Health] Sourced and tested in 2014


How enamel is affected by enamel erosion

Enamel undergoes natural dynamic cycles of remineralization and demineralization,11-13 normally favoring remineralization due to mineral-rich saliva, which helps neutralize acidity and reharden enamel.

However, exposure to gastric or dietary acids can demineralize and weaken enamel, causing it to lose some of its mineral content. Because the tooth’s recovery process is slow, if the acid attack happens frequently, the enamel will not have a chance to repair itself.

Not all fluoride toothpastes are the same

Pronamel Toothpaste range

Pronamel products are designed to help protect against enamel erosion.3,4,8

Pronamel products are designed to help protect against enamel wear due to dietary acids7,17,19–21

Sensodyne Pronamel – helping protect your patients against the effects of enamel erosion due to dietary acids

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Enamel erosion

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The Sensodyne Pronamel range

Pronamel strengthens and protects tooth enamel. See which formula in our product line is right for your patients.

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