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Walnut Creek, CA
A 23-year-old female asked:

Last few days i've been drinking lemonade more than usual. i now have ext sensitive teeth! i've also been drinking more green tea w turmeric ginger?!

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Dr. Donovan Young
Dentistry 30 years experience
Stop lemonade.: Stop drinking lemonade since the citric acid in the lemonade is acidic and will cause erosion of your enamel and dentin tooth layers. Best to just drink plain water. Using Sensodyne ProEnamel will help to protect the tooth enamel and reduce sensitivity. See your dentist for assistance,
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