Do you see patients with dentine hypersensitivity plus gum problems?

Introducing Colgate Sensitive Pro-Relief Repair & Prevent technology, a combination of superior Pro-Argin technology (Hines et al, 2018a, b)  with the antibacterial efficacy of zinc, providing instant* and long-lasting sensitivity pain relief (Nathoo et al 2009, Docimo et al 2009) and over 25% reduction in gum problems after six months (Lai et al 2015)# .

Patient feedback on Colgate Sensitive Pro-Relief includes:

  • 93% of respondents confirmed reduced dentine hypersensitivity the toothpaste***
  • 91% of respondents were happy with their dentist’s recommending the toothpaste***
  • Over 80% of respondents were satisfied that their dentist had recommended the toothpaste**

Now you can recommend a toothpaste for both instant* and long-lasting sensitivity relief (Nathoo et al 2009, Docimo et al 2009) plus lasting gum protection (Lai et al 2015)#+.

Click here to find out more about how Colgate Sensitive Pro-Relief Repair & Prevent toothpaste can help your patients with dentine hypersensitivity and gum problems.

References

* For instant sensitivity pain relief, apply the toothpaste directly with a fingertip to each sensitive tooth

**Ipsos, UK Patient Experience Programme on Colgate Sensitive Pro-Relief results collected after 2 weeks trial, 192 respondents, 2016

*** Ipsos, Poland Patient Experience Programme on elmex Sensitive Professional Repair & Prevent, results collected after two week-trial, 325 respondents, 2017 minute

# Compared to a standard fluoride toothpaste

+ With regular use

Hines D (2018) The use of confocal laser scanning microscopy and a novel imaging program for quantifying dentin tubule occlusion. Accepted poster, March 2018 AADR. Colgate-Palmolive Company 2018

Hines D, Rinaudi L, Xu S, Lavender S and Pilch S (2018) The use of confocal laser scanning microscopy and a novel imaging program for quantifying dentin tubule occlusion. Accepted poster, July 2018 IADR

Nathoo S, Delgado E, Zhang YP, DeVizio W, Cummins D and Mateo L (2009) Comparing the efficacy in providing instant relief of dentin hypersensitivity of a new toothpaste containing 8.0% arginine, calcium carbonate, and 1450 ppm fluoride relative to a benchmark desensitizing toothpaste containing 2% potassium ion and 1450 ppm fluoride, and to a control toothpaste with 1450 ppm fluoride: a three-day clinical study in New Jersey, USA. J Clin Dent 20(Spec Iss): 123-30

Docimo R, Montesani L, Maturo P, Costacurta M, Bartolino M, DeVizio W, Zhang YP, Cummins D, Dibart S and Mateo LR (2009) Comparing the efficacy in reducing dentin hypersensitivity of a new toothpaste containing 8.0% arginine, calcium carbonate, and 1450 ppm fluoride to a commercial sensitive toothpaste containing 2% potassium ion: an eight-week clinical study in Rome, Italy. J Clin Dent 20(Spec Iss): 17-22

Lai HY, Lai H, Su CW, Yen AM, Chiu SY, Fann JC, Wu WY, Chuang SL, Liu HC, Chen HH, Chen LS (2015) A prediction model for periodontal disease: modelling and validation from a National Survey of 4061 Taiwanese adults. J Clin Periodontol 42 S17 2015