Now it has been withdrawn here and it is impossible to find a non mint flavoured mouthwash. It should be used along with brushing and flossing. DO SOME RESERACH …SMH AT SHEEPLE….. For a solution you need a solvent which, depending on the compounds you want to use out of the concentra, is polar or non polar. With correct brushing, flossing etc I don’t see the need to use mouthwash also! Fluoride is a natural occuring substance. If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with it. I was a regular user of Listerine Original for over 40 years. Good Show Dr. Martin. Yes. i stopped using it for the sole fact that it hurt so much to use. This means, it is safe and harmless. When you brush after a meal, it will help to remove any food that may have stayed in your teeth. omg! There are other claims made that are based on some sort of handpicked negative effects that just don’t occur given the concentrations used in mouthwash. Commercial mouthwashes are full of toxic chemicals, including ones linked to cancer. She knows I have veneers as well and wanted to tell me about several websites from dentists she found that stated that alcohol mouthwash is the worst for the bonding between veneers/crowns and the natural tooth. So is true with the numbing sensation, one way to counterpart it is to rinse your mouth right after the mouthwash, which is in a way counterproductive. In All Health Watch, Big Pharma, Featured Article, Health Warning by INH Research August 25, 2017 1 Comment. They say that it is not the alcohol in mouthwashes that kills the germs but the essential oils that do. As the human body is a collective of ‘cells’. I got my tongue pierced a few days ago and I had been using the Listerine that contains alcohol. What are we to believe. Would love to see your data. You’ve certainly succeeded in showing us how unimpressive and inept you are. Information about your device and internet connection, including your IP address, Browsing and search activity while using Verizon Media websites and apps. We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. Don’t use any alcohol based cleaner because it will cause irritation. The literature actually warns of that. The last I read this has been contested since the 1970’s with no proof that it does in fact cause cancer. Have you noticed how the big manufacturers are making “natural” products now? After using my gum does not bleed anymore..I am not sure if this is good or bad! She had to pay to have it rebounded, yet it could have possibly been prevented. Fluoride is a byproduct of the aluminum industry and is a known cancer causing agent. Have you also forgotten what can two most electronegative (i.e. It’s hard to take seriously without a source. Is sugar cane juice bad? If you don’t diversify the food that you intake you will surely end up with some sort of a malady or other. I was a regular user of Listerine Original for over 40 years. I just use what has always worked for me and my entire family and I will always recommend Listerine. You can change your choices at any time by visiting Your Privacy Controls. Your article (WRITTEN BY ANONYMOUS AUTHORS!) But now i know from reading that alcohol based mouthwashes are bad. If you’re like me, we used whatever was given to us growing up. flouride [F-] is an ione not a free radical [F] wandering around and reacting with random substances… as someone who claims to have some high school knowledge, I’d expect you to know that flouride [F-] is already in its most stable state which means it DOES NOT LIKE to get hitched and lose its extra electron hence it doesn’t react easily ….get your facts straight shahriyar moronov! 7 Toxic Ingredients in Mouthwash. They made this claim in an episode broadcast here over 20 years ago and I’ve not used mouthwash since, I just won’t take the chance. I had been using Listerine for a number of years on and off and the burning sensation in my mouth was very unpleasant, I thought it was my toothpaste as it was quite strong but it was only recently that I realised Listerine was the cause of skin coming away from inside my mouth, I’m not sure what caused this as I changed toothpaste and then to Listerine sensitive and one that is alcohol free. I really would like to see a response from the doctor. I’d be the last one to defend some large corporation that is intentionally selling a product that causes harm. Essential oil of the Sassafras tree is used to make the party drug MDMA (safrole). Listerine contains several essential oil components: thymol, menthol, and eucalyptol. The chlorine is to kill the damn bacteria in the water…unless you wanna drink e Coli from other folk’s bowel movements :3, Actually, this article is completely false. So for mouthwash, research and historical data, concluded that the best solvent for the essential oils used, is alcohol. I do understand and concede that some people have intolerance to certain things along with allergies and the like. Anyone who believes ANY finding of the FDA is a complete MORON. In fact taking care of your mouth does not always commence with your teeth. Don’t believe me? However, Listerine Original has an alcohol content of 26.9%, which if applied directly to inflamed or irritated skin, can be painful. ADA : OK i accept that. If it really caused oral cancer like all of these people that think it does, you wrong. The ADA does a lot of testing on products to see if it’s safe. It was the only mouthwash available in the UK that wasn’t mint flavoured. If you eat it in moderation of course not. This is a programme that also got laws changed and set up a national children’s charity (Childline) so I have no reason to doubt what they say. If we divide $3.50/34 we get approximately $0.10/ounce for the store-bought mouthwash. Sorry. It doesn’t cause oral cancer. What sheeple we are. Always open to new ideas or opinions, but this is just plain wrong. I’m sure you have figured it out by now….but even after the piercing has healed…dilute your mouth wash 50% water 50% mouthwash to help with irritation and burning. I’ve been using this Listerine for about a week now and my front teeth feel thinner. And saves your teeth if you use it correctly. And they stress to use it twice every day.