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Does periogard (chlorhexidine gluconate) burn your tongue?
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In brief: Ideally not
There are a small number of patients who develop this kind of reaction to peridex/periodard - almost like an allergic reation - discontinue use.

In brief: Ideally not
There are a small number of patients who develop this kind of reaction to peridex/periodard - almost like an allergic reation - discontinue use.
Dr. David Schneider
Dr. David Schneider
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Dr. Alfredo Garcia
Pediatrics
In brief: Periogard (chlorhexidine gluconate)
Initially , it may but that sensation will wear off in due time.

In brief: Periogard (chlorhexidine gluconate)
Initially , it may but that sensation will wear off in due time.
Dr. Alfredo Garcia
Dr. Alfredo Garcia
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