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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Eltzroth
22 years experience Dentistry
Is the tea dark?: Teas can sometimes stain teeth, yes.

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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Welker
26 years experience General Surgery
Baking soda: Is a gentle dentifrice that works very well, and you probably already have a box in your fridge! if that doesn't work, consider a professional cleani ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nela Cordero
53 years experience Pediatrics
Discoloration: Tea stained teeth are temporary discoloration that can be taken cared of by the dentist. Unlike staining caused by some drugs like tetracycline amon ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Fronzaglia ii, do, ms
20 years experience Geriatrics
None: Stains are on the surface of your teeth.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stan Shih
Dr. Stan Shih answered
17 years experience Dentistry
Abrasive: If the staining is on the surface of the teeth they may be removed using a "medium" or "hard" toothbrush with a "whitening " toothpaste. The abrasive ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Green tea: If it is mixed with black tea, yes it will stain it, i suggest you try herbal infusions they should be fine.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
Brush right after: Tea and coffee tend to stain teeth fairly quickly. The only way to limit this is to brush and floss as soon as possible after having that cup of tea. ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Fronzaglia ii, do, ms
20 years experience Geriatrics
White strips: Teeth whitening strips are very good at bleaching stains.
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Fronzaglia ii, do, ms
20 years experience Geriatrics
White strips/dentist: Teeth whitening strips are very good at bleaching stains. But you might want to get a good professional cleaning first.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kyle Shank
12 years experience Dentistry
Green & White: Generally speaking, the darker the tea, the more it will stain. That said, green tea or the less common white teas will be the least harmful to a pear ... Read More
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