4 doctors weighed in:

I was wondering is it ok to use baking soda to help whiten your teeth?

4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Sandra Eleczko
Dentistry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Not good

There are better ways to lighten your teeth.
Baking soda can make your teeth feel good and clean, but this is because it is abrasive. It will wear or abrade your enamel. It is not a good way to lighten teeth. Talk to your dentist about the many options available.

In brief: Not good

There are better ways to lighten your teeth.
Baking soda can make your teeth feel good and clean, but this is because it is abrasive. It will wear or abrade your enamel. It is not a good way to lighten teeth. Talk to your dentist about the many options available.
Thank
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Baking soda is

In many dental products.
But baking soda is abrasive, so if you were to use it straight very often it could erode enamel. Consult with your dentist. Take care.

In brief: Baking soda is

In many dental products.
But baking soda is abrasive, so if you were to use it straight very often it could erode enamel. Consult with your dentist. Take care.
Thank