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Can Fluoride Be Absorbed Through The Inside Of The Mouth
No: Fluoride is usually not absorbed through mouth mucosa. Fluoride varnish, once applied, sticks firmly to the enamel and doesn't get absorbed in the body through one's mouth. Otherwise, you will need to take Fluoride drops or pills to supply necessary Fluoride to your body. Fluoride containing mouth washes also don't contribute to Fluoride concentration in your body unless accidentally swallowed. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more
Mouthwash: Fluoride its self does not have a flavor. What you are tasting is the flavor addative in the toothpaste you are using. One suggestion is to use a different brand of toothpaste that has a flavor you like. Another suggestion is to rinse with a mouthwash with a flaover you like after brushing. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What does it mean if fluoride mouth rinse says that it should be kept away from children under 12?
After i brushed my tongue today, i had a metallic taste in my mouth with lots of pain. Did i get fluoride inside my tongue?
Should i quit using mouth wash with fluoride in it? About three months ago i switched to a new kind of mouth wash that contains fluoride, and have noticed whitish lines on my front teeth. I think this might be related to getting too much fluoride. Is it s
No: You are confusing fluorosis which from ingesting is too much fluoride. This happens with drinking too much fluoridated water or drinks or Fluoride pills. Topical Fluoride is completely different. The 30 to 60 seconds rinse will not impart systemic fluoride. So it will jot cause fluorosis. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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