A 27-year-old male asked:
Hi dr. i bought hydrogen peroxide gel 6% for teeth whitening to put in tray
how much should i leave this gel on my teeth to stay safe without damaging it and have a good result
2 doctor answers • 5 doctors weighed in
Pathology 49 years experience
Talk to your dentist. You may damage more than your teeth with this do it yourself adventure.
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Reviewed Apr 20, 2021
Dentistry 55 years experience
USE FOR 15 MINUTES OR READ THE INSTRUCTIONS. SOME WHITENING GELS UP TO 1/2 HOUR.SEE YOUR DENTIST FOR THE BEST PRODUCTS OF GELS. TO STRONG A PERCENT OF PEROXIDE CAN HARM THE ENAMEL OF YOUR TEETH.
Answered Apr 23, 2021
Last updated Apr 23, 2021
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