- Fluoride is effective in the prevention of tooth decay. Since we are all susceptible to tooth decay, we all need fluoride toothpaste.
- Children may use children toothpaste which contains a lower concentration of fluoride, and parents should have close supervision on their brushing. This can prevent them from ingesting fluoride excessively.
- When your teeth feel sensitive, you should first go to see a dentist to find out the cause. You should seek opinion about using desensitizing toothpaste from your dentist.
- Consult your dentist before you start using whitening toothpaste.
Last revision date: 18 January 2012