A 36-year-old member asked:

How can i get the bad taste from chlorhexidine gluconate oral rinse rid off?

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Dr. Greg Rubin
Cosmetic Dentistry 39 years experience
Peridex (chlorhexidine gluconate): It is one of the very common complaints we hare from our patient s. Please stop using this mouthwash and bad taste should disappear in relatively short time.
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