OraCoat XyliGel® and H-B12 Melts® Provide Patients Dealing with Painful Brace Sores and Possible Tooth Decay with a Viable Treatment Option
Bellevue, WA (January 17, 2017) – OraCoat®, a division of OraHealth Corp., the world leader in the breakthrough technology of oral adhering discs, produces a line of all-natural products conducive for the use of orthodontic patients suffering from brace irritation and difficulty brushing their teeth with braces.
Pediatric patients, and brace wearers in general, often experience mouth sores as a result of the brackets rubbing against the inside of the cheeks, creating exasperating and often painful mouth sores. Although home remedies such as rinsing with salt water and avoiding acidic foods can help allay these symptoms, for many patients, the sores persist.
OraCoat H-B12 Melts® provide long-lasting pain relief and healing support for mouth sores, cuts, wounds, brace irritation, and mouth ulcers. With active ingredients of hyaluronan and bioactive B12, these safe-to-use adhering discs support a healthy mouth lining and work harmoniously with braces and other orthodontic appliances. Moreover, pediatric brace wearers also run the risk of suffering tooth decay as a result of food and plaque getting trapped between the brackets and wires. To prevent permanent damage to tooth enamel, in addition to proper cleaning, OraCoat XyliGel® neutralizes acids in the mouth with a buffered pH of 7.4 and holds 17% xylitol against the teeth to reduce plaque formation.
Effective for both daytime and nighttime use, XyliGel stimulates saliva production and coats the mouth and lips to relieve dry mouth. This soothing gel reduces plaque and acidity on the teeth.* XyliGel is the newest member of the OraCoat brand family of products which includes XyliMelts® oral adhering discs, rated by a Clinicians Report® survey as the most effective remedy for combating dry mouth.†
To order product or obtain samples of XyliGel and H-B12 Melts and for additional information on other OraCoat products, please visit www.oracoat.com.
*Documentation of these statements available upon request.
†Survey of 1168 dentists, March 2016 Clinicians Report®, an independent, non-profit, dental education and product testing foundation. The full report is available on oracoat.com
About OraCoat division of OraHealth Corporation
is the world leader in the breakthrough technology of “oral adhering discs” which slowly release ingredients in the mouth and are safe for use while sleeping. The brand represents a family of products that solve oral care problems by coating the mouth with safe ingredientsthat become effective when they are slowly released. Our flagship product is XyliMelts for Dry Mouth. XyliGel is a companion gel product for reducing tooth decay and for use in very dry mouths. H-B12 Melts is for mouth sores. Other oral care solutions in the OraCoat family are planned. OraCoat’s innovative oral care solutions are backed by careful research based on medical science to ensure optimum performance and user safety.
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