Should you use interdental brushes everyday?
Use your interdental brush once a day, preferably in the evening and in front of the mirror. Move the brush gently back and forth a few times in each interdental space. Don’t use regular toothpaste, since it contains abrasives.
Do interdental brushes cause gaps?
The official position of the British Society of Periodontology is that interdental cleaning is extremely important but is best achieved by the daily use of bottle (interdental) brushes. However, any gaps that are too small for these brushes should be cleaned with floss.
Do dentists recommend interdental brushes?
If there are spaces between teeth or loss of gum attachment from periodontal (gum) disease, we normally prescribe interdental brushes (TePe), which are small brushes that can clean between teeth.
Do interdental brushes create gaps?
Do I still need to floss if I use interdental brushes?
In response, the British Society of Periodontology said: ‘Evidence supports the use of small interdental brushes for cleaning between the teeth where there is space to do so, in preference to flossing… Floss is not a waste of time – it is a viable alternative to interdental brushing where appropriate.
Should I brush my teeth before or after using Corsodyl?
Brushing your teeth immediately after using Corsodyl treatment mouthwashes may prevent the mouthwash from working properly. To avoid this, use Corsodyl at a different time of day, or brush your teeth first, then rinse thoroughly with water and wait five minutes before rinsing with Corsodyl mouthwash.
Is Corsodyl mouthwash good for bad breath?
It also helps reduce bad breath causing bacteria and contains fluoride to strengthen teeth and prevent cavities. Corsodyl 0.2% w/v Mouthwash has a higher level of chlorhexidine and is clinically proven to treat the first stage of gum disease, called gingivitis.
How long should I use Corsodyl treatment products for?
How long should I use Corsodyl Treatment products for? The recommended duration of treatment for gingivitis is approximately one month. Please see pack for details. If symptoms persist, or if you are concerned about your gum health, please consult your dentist.
Is Corsodyl toothpaste safe for children?
Corsodyl toothpaste is not suitable for children aged under 12 years of age. Please consult your dentist for the most appropriate oral health care for your child. What symptoms can Corsodyl Toothpaste treat?