Antimicrobial substantivity of alexidine and chlorhexidine in dentin.

  title={Antimicrobial substantivity of alexidine and chlorhexidine in dentin.},
  author={Roc{\'i}o Barrios and Carmen Mar{\'i}a Ferrer-Luque and Mar{\'i}a Teresa Arias-Moliz and M Ruiz-Linares and Manuel Bravo and P Baca},
  journal={Journal of endodontics},
  volume={39 11},
INTRODUCTION The use of irrigating solutions with long-lived activity helps to avoid failure of endodontic therapy. The aim of the present study was to evaluate and compare the antimicrobial substantivity against Enterococcus faecalis by using as carrier a dentin-volumetric unit exposed to chlorhexidine (CHX) and alexidine (ALX). METHODS Standardized… CONTINUE READING