Recently, a small but significant relationship has been identified between the use of over-the-counter mouthwash preparations containing greater than 25 percent alcohol and the development of oral cancer. This paper reviews the medical and dental literature, discusses the implications of long-term, excessive mouthwash use and makes recommendations regarding the use of mouthwash with a high alcohol content.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Journal (Indiana Dental Association)|
|State||Published - Nov 1 1991|
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