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The Effects of Pistacia Mutica on De Novo Dental Plaque Formation, Gingival Inflammation and Oral Microorganisms

2014-08-27 03:19:30 | BioPortfolio

Summary

Dental plaque is a well known etiologic factor for gingivitis. Recently, herbal extracts are a matter of scientific interest to inhibit plaque accumulation on teeth. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effects of pistacia Mutica (PM) mouth wash on de novo dental plaque plaque formation, gingival inflammation indices and oral microorganisms.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Gingivitis

Intervention

pistacia Mutica extract, Placebo, Chlorhexidine

Location

Drug Applied Science Center, tabriz Univ. of Medical Sciences
Tabriz
East azarbaijan
Iran, Islamic Republic of

Status

Completed

Source

Tabriz University

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:19:30-0400

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