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COMPARATIVE EVALUATION OF ANTIMICROBIAL EFFICACY OF TWO COMMERCIALLY AVAILABLE DENTIFRICES (FLUORIDATED AND HERBAL) AGAINST SALIVARY MICROFLORA Original Article

@inproceedings{Deshpande2014COMPARATIVEEO,
  title={COMPARATIVE EVALUATION OF ANTIMICROBIAL EFFICACY OF TWO COMMERCIALLY AVAILABLE DENTIFRICES (FLUORIDATED AND HERBAL) AGAINST SALIVARY MICROFLORA Original Article},
  author={R. Deshpande and Priyanka Kachare and G. Sharangpani and Vivian K Varghese and Sneha S Bahulkar},
  year={2014}
}
  • R. Deshpande, Priyanka Kachare, +2 authors Sneha S Bahulkar
  • Published 2014
  • Medicine
  • Objective: The aim of this study was to compare the antimicrobial efficacy of two commercially used toothpastes. Methods: The two toothpastes used in the study were Fluoride containing toothpaste (Group A) and Herbal toothpaste (Group B) at various concentrations in salivary samples of children in the mixed dentition age group. The antimicrobial activity was assessed by measuring the inhibition zones by agar well diffusion method. Saliva was collected from children of age group 6-12 years… CONTINUE READING

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