The Mouthwash Quiz

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Did you know that mouthwash can be made for a variety of uses and a variety of treatments? However, mouthwash brands are unregulated so always speak with you dentist before using any brand or product or look for the ADA Seal of Acceptance to ensure the product is safe and effective. For more information about mouthwash, take the following quiz:

True or False: Not all mouthwash products are equal.
a.) True
b.) False

True or False: Mouthwash should never be used as a substitute for brushing or flossing.
a.) True
b.) False

Mouthwash can help perform which of the following functions?
a.) Some types of mouthwash can help fight the effects of halitosis (bad breath)
b.) Some types of mouthwash contain ingredients used to whiten teeth
c.) Some types of mouthwash can help re-strengthen your tooth enamel with fluoride
d.) All of the above

Which of the following should you consider when purchasing mouthwash?
a.) What your needs are and which mouthwash can best help satisfy those needs
b.) Consider speaking with your dentist about product recommendations
c.) Look for the ADA Seal of Acceptance on approved-brands
d.) All of the above

Answer Key: a, a, d, d

No matter the dental enhancement you desire, Dr. Grant Brough and our team at Ridge Park Dental is here to give you the smile you want. If you would like to schedule an appointment to come see us at our dentist office in Layton, Utah, please contact us at 801-773-5285 to speak with a member of our team. Our wonderful staff is here to help you get the smile you desire!