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allergy to toothpaste with whiteners

A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Simon Rosenberg
45 years experience Dentistry
Possibly: If the toothpaste came in contact with those areas, then it is contact allergic reaction.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Saleh Elahwal
34 years experience Endodontics
Stop using it: When you have allergy towards anything you should avoid using it . Please consult with your dentist to see which tooth paste is appropriate for your ... Read More
A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
May be not: Many toothpastes have fluoride and sodium laurel sulfate which can be a problem. One toothpaste free of these is Periopaste you may try this or just b ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elton Behner
36 years experience Dentistry
Sensitivity: It is more likely a sensitivity to an ingredient(s) vs. an allergic reaction. Have you changed toothpastes or mouth rinses in the last 3 months? Often ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Doyon
35 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Use it after: It would be better to do any whitening after your braces are off. If you do it with the brackets on, you risk the possibility of having a white tooth ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. John Kong
Dr. John Kong answered
17 years experience Dentistry
Fluoride : Fluoride toothpaste is not an absolute necessity so long as you brush your teeth well. If you're allergic to fluoride, make sure your children aren't ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Lebowitz
32 years experience Dentistry
Tooth whitening: The blend you are asking about will certainly clean your teeth but if you are interested in tooth whitening then i would recommend many of the product ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ragan Faler
23 years experience Dentistry
Yes: Overuse of mouth rinses can cause changes in the salivary pellicle, or coating. A good soft tooth brush with mild flouride toothpaste, along with a l ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jake Richards
11 years experience Dentistry
Yes: Any toothpaste with Fluoride is beneficial, xylitol is also good. Know that the toothpaste you use is always secondary to the actual brushing, so as ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Do not try: Household bleach is not intended for intraoral use. It will irritate and burn your mucous membranes and can cause serious health problems. Read the la ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
ADA Seal: Any toothpaste that carries the ADA seal of acceptance would be considered effective in keeping your teeth healthy. If you have such allergies to ingr ... Read More
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harry Ringer
24 years experience Dentistry
Toothpaste: If the paste is approved and has fluoride, in my opinion they are all fine. It is the proper brushing and flossing that matters. The added perks of so ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Howard Schneider
33 years experience Pediatric Dentistry
You can: As long as you are not swallowing lots of the mouthwash and/or toothpaste it is no problem and it may help keep your tooth enamel healthy. You can no ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Goldstein
32 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Maybe.: If whitening toothpastes are what you'd call a household produt, yes. If you mean clorox bleach- absolutely not! commercially produced tooth whitening ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Peter Certo
28 years experience Dentistry
Try : Try crest or colgate whitening. Also, get listerine whitening. The use of these 2 products should help, but, the best is always start with a professio ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Hanley
42 years experience Orthodontics
Whitening strips: Tooth whitening strips are the best method of the three you have indicated for teeth whitening. They are impregnated with a chemical specifically for ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Fernando Juliao
29 years experience Dentistry
Not effective: You should wait to finish and remove braces before starting any whitening routine! toothpaste is always fine to use, whitening or not.
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
Yes: And you can also drink fluoridated water.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
Ortho and whitening?: Keep your teeth as clean as possible with proper tooth brushing and flossing. Yes, it's more challenging with braces but can be done well. Ask your ow ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Su Fairchild
23 years experience Integrative Medicine
Ingredients: You will have to get into the habit of carefully reading ingredients on everything.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gabriel Malouf
Specializes in Dentistry
Not really...: There are multiple causes for pimples, and while it's possible toothpaste might overlap with a solution, this is not it's intended use. I recommend y ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alvis Burris
22 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Yes: Any toothpaste can irritate the gums baking soda in te mouth has an increase abrasive products.
A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Kattuah
22 years experience Dentistry
No, it shouldn't: Whitening toothpastes all work the same way in that they contain mild abrasive to help remove surface stains. They don't really whiten like oxidizing ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Gordon
42 years experience Dentistry
What R U allergic to: Your allergist needs to determine what component of toothpaste that you are allergic to. Is it fluoride? Sodium lauryl sulfate? Mint? You may hav ... Read More

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