Biotene Mouthwash is specifically formulated to treat dry mouth symptoms. It contains lubricants and humectants that aid in relieving dry mouth. It also helps to clean the mouth by rinsing out food fragments.How does Biotene Mouthwash aid in relieving dry mouth?
Dry mouth, known medically as xerostomia, is the inadequacy of saliva in the mouth. It can be caused by different health conditions and medications. Salivary glands help to keep teeth clean by washing out bacteria and food remnants. Biotene oral rinses and mouthwashes can help to treat dry mouth symptoms because the rinses contain natural proteins and antibacterial enzymes. Biotene has ingredients that moisturize the mouth by retaining moisture in the oral tissues. It creates a thin film that lubricates and coats the oral mucosa. There are three primary enzymes found in Biotene oral rinse: lysozyme, glucose oxidase, and lactoperoxidase. They are carefully balanced to help replenish and boost the beneficial properties of saliva. This mouthwash is soothing and gentle. It will also reduce odors that usually result due to dry mouth.What are some ingredients in Biotene oral rinses and mouthwashes?
Purified water, xylitol, sorbitol, propylene, glycerine, glycol, sodium benzoate, sodium phosphate, and disodium phosphate are some of the ingredients. This formula is alcohol-free and, therefore, refreshes the mouth without drying effects and with no burning sensations. It is sugar-free as well. Biotene does not contain the chemical sodium lauryl sulfate, which is a harsh detergent.How do you use Biotene Dry Mouth Oral Rinse?
Use approximately 1 tablespoon of mouthwash, and swish it around in your mouth for 30 seconds. After 30 seconds, spit out the mouthwash. You can use it up to five times a day. Use it after every time you brush your teeth or separately.How quickly does Biotene Oral Rinse work?
Clinical tests have shown that using this mouthwash as part of your standard oral care practice has an immediate effect on dry mouth. After 28 days of using the mouthwash as directed, symptom relief of dry mouth will last up to four hours.What are reasons to use Biotene Dry Mouth Oral Rinse?
- Fights plaque and gum decay: Rinses can help to fight plaque from building up from bacteria and food particles by rinsing the mouth clean.
- Reduces bad breath: Biotene relieves bad breath without the use of alcohol or strong flavors.
- Helps with salivary flow: Biotene oral rinses are specially formulated to relieve and manage dry mouth due to low salivary flow. The wash has a balanced pH similar to natural oral fluids.