The Effect of German Chamomile Mouthwash on Dental Plaque and Gingival Inflammation

  title={The Effect of German Chamomile Mouthwash on Dental Plaque and Gingival Inflammation},
  author={R. Pourabbas and A. Delazar and Mohammadreza Chitsaz},
  journal={Iranian Journal of Pharmaceutical Research},
Dental plaque is a well known etiologic factor for gingivitis. Recently, herbal extracts are a matter of scientific interest to inhibit plaque accumulation on teeth. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effects of German Chamomile (GC) mouth wash on plaque and gingival indices. Twenty five gingivitis patients (15 female and 10 male, mean age 27±7.76 years) participated in this controlled, double blind cross-over study. The subjects used either GC or a control rinse for 2 min twice a… Expand
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