Biotene Dental Gentle Formula Fluoride Toothpaste Gentle Mint freshens breath without the use of SLS (sodium lauryl sulfate) and it contains fluoride to help strengthen your teeth and protect against cavities. Use as part of your daily oral care routine.
The Biotene product range covers toothpastes, mouth sprays, liquids, mouthwashes, gums and gels. All our products benefit from Biotene?s unique LP3 salivary enzyme-protein system.
This, plus Biotene?s moisturizing polymers, offer oral comfort and help strengthen saliva?s natural properties. With Biotene, you?ll have the confidence to enjoy life, to talk and eat with ease throughout the day.
What Is Dry Mouth?
Dry mouth is a persisten feeling that there is not enough saliva in your mouth, making talking and eating difficult or embarrassing. Saliva lubricates and protects your mouth from infection by bacteria, from chemicals in the atmosphere and from hot food and drinks. Saliva coats your teeth and protects them Reduced saliva flow can damage mouth tissue, cause dental decay and contribute to bad breath.
What are the Symptoms?
Sufferers often don't notice that they are suffering from dry mouth until their saliva flow has already dropped by 50 percent. Symptoms can include: a feeling of soreness in the mouth, stickiness to the touch and crackin at the corners of the mouth the mouth looking red and parched, or having a peblled look to the tongue difficulty eating dry or spice food food just not tasting like it used to difficulty speaking a tendencey to wake up more ofen during the night bad breath.
Active Ingredient & Purpose
Sodium Fluoride (0.15% w/v fluoride ion)...... Anticavity
Other Ingredients: Water, Sorbitol, Hydrated Silica, Glycerin, PEG-8, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Xanthan Gum, Flavor, Sodium Saccharin, Sucralose, Sodium Hydroxide, D&C Yellow #10, FD&C Blue #1