Effect of ozone on oral cells compared with established antimicrobials.

  title={Effect of ozone on oral cells compared with established antimicrobials.},
  author={Karin Christine Huth and Franz M Jakob and Bernd Saugel and Christian Cappello and Ekaterini Paschos and Regina Hollweck and Reinhard Hickel and Korbinian Brand},
  journal={European journal of oral sciences},
  volume={114 5},
Ozone has been proposed as an alternative antiseptic agent in dentistry based on reports of its antimicrobial effects in both gaseous and aqueous forms. This study investigated whether gaseous ozone (4 x 10(6) microg m(-3)) and aqueous ozone (1.25-20 microg ml(-1)) exert any cytotoxic effects on human oral epithelial (BHY) cells and gingival fibroblast (HGF-1) cells compared with established antiseptics [chlorhexidine digluconate (CHX) 2%, 0.2%; sodium hypochlorite (NaOCl) 5.25%, 2.25… CONTINUE READING


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