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will eating toothpaste with sodium fluoride and triscolan affect your stool test results(like two hours before)? especially if loose stools.

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
No: You may want to reconsider eating toothpaste, but it won't affect culture results or chemical assays.
Dr. Justin Nelson
Pediatric Dentistry 16 years experience
No: No, it should have no effect
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
Pain Management 36 years experience
Unlikely: because sodium fluoride in toothpaste is at very low concentrations.

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