Chitosan-based polyherbal toothpaste: as novel oral hygiene product.

  title={Chitosan-based polyherbal toothpaste: as novel oral hygiene product.},
  author={Nitin C Mohire and Adhikrao Vyankatrao Yadav},
  journal={Indian journal of dental research : official publication of Indian Society for Dental Research},
  volume={21 3},
OBJECTIVE The objective of the present work was to develop chitosan-based polyherbal toothpaste and evaluate its plaque-reducing potential and efficacy in reduction of dental pathogens. MATERIALS AND METHODS Antimicrobial activity of herbal extracts against dental pathogens were performed by using disk diffusion method. The pharmaceutical evaluation of toothpaste was carried out as per the US Government Tooth Paste Specifications. A 4-week clinical study was conducted in patients with oro… CONTINUE READING
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