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About 15-30mins after I brush my teeth & use mouth wash, I get for a lack of a better term a type of film in my mouth. What causes it?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
6 doctors agree

In brief: Probably alcohol

Many mouth washes have alcohol in them that can dry out the mucus membrane of the mouth giving the feel of a film. Try a mouth wash without alcohol.

In brief: Probably alcohol

Many mouth washes have alcohol in them that can dry out the mucus membrane of the mouth giving the feel of a film. Try a mouth wash without alcohol.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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1 doctor agrees

In brief: Might be

A protective film from either your toothpaste very common and beneficial with colgate "total" or from ur mouthwash.

In brief: Might be

A protective film from either your toothpaste very common and beneficial with colgate "total" or from ur mouthwash.
Dr. Theodore Ritota
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Dr. Tarek Hamid
Dentistry

In brief: Either

Some types of oral rinse has caustic or highly invasive substance to improve its effects.
Also some toothpastes has abrasives that might cause that film . Consider replacing either or both toothpaste and mouth rinses and remember to brush your tongue as well.

In brief: Either

Some types of oral rinse has caustic or highly invasive substance to improve its effects.
Also some toothpastes has abrasives that might cause that film . Consider replacing either or both toothpaste and mouth rinses and remember to brush your tongue as well.
Dr. Tarek Hamid
Dr. Tarek Hamid
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