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My son needs iron supplements, how can I prevent his teeth getting iron stains?
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Dr. Howard Gollup
Pediatrics
5 doctors agree
In brief: Baking soda helps
Iron stains on the teeth are just on the surface.
Cleaning the teeth with a little baking soda on a toothbrush or piece of gauze each evening will help remove any existing stains and prevent them from accumulating.

In brief: Baking soda helps
Iron stains on the teeth are just on the surface.
Cleaning the teeth with a little baking soda on a toothbrush or piece of gauze each evening will help remove any existing stains and prevent them from accumulating.
Dr. Howard Gollup
Dr. Howard Gollup
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Dr. James Beck
Dentistry
In brief: None
Taking iron supplements will not cause the teeth to stain.

In brief: None
Taking iron supplements will not cause the teeth to stain.
Dr. James Beck
Dr. James Beck
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