A 30-year-old male asked:
Is toothpaste is prohibited for g6pd deficient, if yes what other alternatives to use?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Cosmetic Dentistry 32 years experience
Not really...: The research has shown that brushing efficacy has no relationship to type, or even use of any toothpaste!
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Cosmetic Dentistry 43 years experience
Trigger for g6pd: Of course this is a question for an internist, so call your md asap if toothpaste is really a "trigger" for your disease. However toothpaste is not required for people to enjoy good dental health, not withstanding what madison avenue and the crest people may want you to believe. Consult with your dentist and hygienist, they can provide a wealth of information regarding oral hygiene just for you.
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Last updated Oct 20, 2018
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