Evaluation of short-term fluoride release from fluoride varnishes.

  title={Evaluation of short-term fluoride release from fluoride varnishes.},
  author={Priyanshi Ritwik and Judi Aubel and Xiping Xu and Yubo Fan and Joseph Hagan},
  journal={The Journal of clinical pediatric dentistry},
  volume={36 3},
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to compare the rate of fluoride release from fluoride varnishes over a 48-hour period and ascertain the time at which a plateau occurred. This data provides clinically relevant time points to resume tooth brushing after fluoride varnish application. STUDY DESIGN Four commercially available fluoride varnishes, Premier Enamel ProVarnish (EP), Colgate PreviDent (CP), Omni Vanish (OV) and Omni VanishXT (OVXT) were applied on 40 extracted permanent human teeth… CONTINUE READING