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Can chlorhexidine gluconate oral rinse be used to disinfect retainers at home?

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Dr. Theodore Ritota
Dentistry 10 years experience
Yes: White vinegar cheaper and as effective.
Dr. Gary Chapman
Dentistry - Orthodontics 36 years experience
Yes: But it is expensive. We recommend white vinegar and water mixed 50/50.

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