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When Can You Use Chewable Toothpaste Tablets?

Posted on 5/9/2022 by Evan
When Can You Use Chewable Toothpaste Tablets?Using the right kind of toothpaste is crucial for the health of your teeth and gums. However, people may be inclined to use new products that utilize newer technologies, often thinking that they work better than others. Chewable toothpaste tablets are a novice technology in the space of toothpaste. Instead of brushing with the regular toothpaste found in tubes, you chew tablets that have ingredients capable of cleaning the teeth. While chewable toothpaste tablets may work to eradicate bacteria and plaque, they may not be as effective as the tube-based regular toothpaste. Also, they may not contain fluoride, an important mineral for making the teeth stronger and protecting against decay and cavities.

Chewable Toothpaste Tablets Great for Travelers

Dentists recommend that you brush your teeth after having a meal, which may be at times difficult to do. Often, brushing after every meal seems difficult to many people because they don't carry around their tube of toothpaste, which often gets really messy.

The reason chewable toothpaste tabs were invented is to provide a teeth cleaning solution for people on the go. The small tabs are easy to carry and don't get messy as regular toothpaste does. After completing your meal, it is easy to excuse yourself to a private area and quickly brush your teeth by chewing the tablets. Also, travelers who want to get through airport security are able to benefit from the chewable toothpaste tablets. And because the tablets are available in round circular discs, they require no special packaging or they don't need to be removed at the security checkpoints.

A Choice for People Allergic to Fluoride

Although dentists suggest that you use a toothpaste containing fluoride, some people are allergic to fluoride. Others are concerned about the impact fluoride can cause on their health. If you use fluoride-free toothpaste on regular basis, you can consider using chewable toothpaste tabs. To get more information about chewable toothpaste tablets, contact us or schedule an appointment with our dentist.
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