Does your family have a history of cavities? Perhaps you have ‘dry mouth’ or braces which both make cavities more likely. Maybe you’re just curious about the possible benefits of a high fluoride toothpaste. In any event, this article is here to help you with the essentials.
We answer the following questions:
- Why is fluoride used in toothpaste?
- What’s the ideal concentration of fluoride in toothpaste?
- Who should use high fluoride toothpaste?
- Is high fluoride toothpaste safe?
- What is the best over the counter high fluoride toothpaste?
- What prescription only high fluoride toothpastes are available?
- Are there alternatives?