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Although mouthwash isn’t considered a mandatory oral health care method on par with some other daily oral health habits, it is considered to be an extremely effective tool as a supplement to your oral health care. Listed below are some common questions about mouthwash:

Which of the following benefits can exist in mouthwash treatments?
a.) Fluoride supplementation
b.) Whitens your teeth
c.) Freshens your breath
d.) All of the above

Which of the following methods cannot be used with mouthwash?
a.) To neutralize acids after eating
b.) To loosen teeth for tooth extractions
c.) To help prevent cavities
d.) To whiten your teeth

True or False: Mouthwash is more effective for your oral health than brushing and flossing.
a.) True
b.) False

True or False: Mouthwash can help regrow teeth.
a.) True
b.) False

Answer Key: d, b, b, b

If you notice any habits or foods that are putting you at risk, take the steps to protect yourself immediately. For additional help, Dr. Jeffrey Brink and our team at Lakeview Dental Care are here to give you the smile you desire. If you would like to schedule an appointment to come see us at our dentist office in Whitmore Lake, Michigan, please contact us at 810-231-2288 to speak with a member of our team. It’s time to fight back and get the smile you deserve!