Dental Health Community
Is the way I use Mouthwash safe?
About This Community:

This patient support community is for discussions relating to dental issues, bridges, cavities, crowns, orthodontics, and x-rays.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

Is the way I use Mouthwash safe?

Is the way i use mouthwash safe?

I fill my mouth up with mouthwash until it is completely full.(my cheeks are bulging)

Then I lay down and let my teeth bathe in the mouth wash for 4 mins and then i spit it out.

i use colgate plax  alcohol free mouthwash.

THe reason i do this is becoz i feel just one lid full of mouthwash doesn't get into every nook and cranny of my teeth.  When i bathe my teeth for 4 mins my teeth just feel amazing.
Avatar_dr_f_tn
Hi there,
You need to follow appropriate instructions before using a mouth wash. Pour 15-20 ml in a cup. After brushing your teeth pour it in your mouth. Gargle it for around 30-40 seconds and then spit out. Avoid overuse of alcohol containing mouthwashes. It is best to consult a dentist about the number of times you should be using it and number of days it should be used. Do write to me again.
Best wishes and regards!
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Dental Health Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
The 3 Essentials to Ending Emotiona...
Sep 18 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Control Emotional Eating with this ...
Sep 04 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Emotional Eating Control: How to St...
Aug 28 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank