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How is baby toothpaste different from regular toothpaste?

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Dr. Gregory Mosolf
Pediatrics
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In brief: No fluoride

Because babies swallow the toothpaste there can't be any fluoride.
Excessive Fluoride ingestion can cause fluorosis which is white stains on the teeth. Some baby toothpaste contains an enzyme which helps dissolve plaque and stains.

In brief: No fluoride

Because babies swallow the toothpaste there can't be any fluoride.
Excessive Fluoride ingestion can cause fluorosis which is white stains on the teeth. Some baby toothpaste contains an enzyme which helps dissolve plaque and stains.
Dr. Gregory Mosolf
Dr. Gregory Mosolf
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Dr. Jeffrey Goldstein
Dentistry - Cosmetic

In brief: Two things for sure.

Baby/ infant toothpaste will have different flavoring agents and no Fluoride since it is probably going to be swallowed.
There may be other differences as well.

In brief: Two things for sure.

Baby/ infant toothpaste will have different flavoring agents and no Fluoride since it is probably going to be swallowed.
There may be other differences as well.
Dr. Jeffrey Goldstein
Dr. Jeffrey Goldstein
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Dr. Gilberto Nunez
Dentistry - Cosmetic

In brief: Fluoride

Most adult toothpastes have a Fluoride content and babies toothpaste lack Fluoride due to the possibility of the baby ingesting the toothpaste.

In brief: Fluoride

Most adult toothpastes have a Fluoride content and babies toothpaste lack Fluoride due to the possibility of the baby ingesting the toothpaste.
Dr. Gilberto Nunez
Dr. Gilberto Nunez
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