Instructions For Extreme High Risk Caries Prevention

  1. Tooth brushing- Your goal is to brush after every meal using an ADA approved fluoride tooth paste such as Crest or Colgate.
  2. Rinsing- Please fill the prescription oral rinse that is enclosed. The directions are to rinse for seven consecutive days per month with 2 teaspoons (10 ml) of the rinse; Rinse for one minute at night at least one hour after brushing with toothpaste.
  3. Xylitol chewing gum- Purchase a Xylitol containing sugar free gum. Chew the gum twice a day for 15 minutes.
  4. For Dry mouth- Maintain a low sugar diet. Mix 2 teaspoons of baking soda with 8 ounces of water and sip frequently throughout the day.