A 31-year-old member asked:
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are you allowed mouthwash with braces on?

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Dr. Eric Eltzroth
22 years experience Dentistry
Yes: Typically, yes. You want to make sure you keep your teeth clean and healthy, especially when wearing braces.
Answered on Apr 24, 2015
Dr. Behram Dalal
30 years experience Dentistry
Absolutely: Yes. Make sure your brushing and flossing or water-picking as well. Good luck. Hope this helps.
Answered on Sep 11, 2013

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