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Is peridex (chlorhexidine gluconate) better than listerine?

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Dr. Joel Doyon
Dentistry - Cosmetic
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In brief: Listerine mouthwash

Listerine is a mouthwash that can reduce bacterial numbers.
Peridex (chlorhexidine gluconate) is a drug that kills bacteria and sticks around for several hours after application to continue to work. Peridex (chlorhexidine gluconate) is not a mouthwash.

In brief: Listerine mouthwash

Listerine is a mouthwash that can reduce bacterial numbers.
Peridex (chlorhexidine gluconate) is a drug that kills bacteria and sticks around for several hours after application to continue to work. Peridex (chlorhexidine gluconate) is not a mouthwash.
Dr. Joel Doyon
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