Treatment for dentin hypersensitivity
based on calcium phosphate precipitation, has been reported (Imai and Akimoto, 1990).
Clinical evaluation of the efficacy of an in-office desensitizing paste containing 8% arginine and calcium carbonate in providing instant and lasting relief of dentin hypersensitivity
. Am J Dent.
After desensitization by LLLT , most patients reported different reductions levels in DH, when tested by applying an air blast using an air syringe and qualifying by using visual analogue scale (VAS); which verified the effectiveness of the LLLT; in addition, statistical analysis indicated that an air-jet stimulus was a more reliable method than the tactile stimuli at testing dentin hypersensitivity
: simple steps for everyday diagnosis and measurement.
A randomized double-blind placebo-controlled study of the efficacy of Clinpro XT varnish and Gluma dentin desensitizer on dentin hypersensitivity
. Am J Dent 2014;27(2).79-83.
Dentists specializing in implants and restorative dentistry explain how to determine the cause of cervical dentin hypersensitivity
and loss of hard tooth substance at the cemento-enamic junction--noncarious cervical lesions (NCCLs)--rather than just treating the symptoms with various modalities as most dentists do.
Cummins, "Dentin hypersensitivity
: from diagnosis to a breakthrough therapy for everyday sensitivity relief," Journal of Clinical Dentistry, vol.
Marchi, "Clinical evaluation of desensitizing treatments for cervical dentin hypersensitivity
," Brazilian Oral Research, vol.
is growing in incidence and can be a major concern for patients.
1 dentist recommended brand worldwide to treat dentin hypersensitivity
. When used every day, "Sensodyne relieves sensitive teeth by building a barrier that blocks the pain of hot and cold and keeps it from coming back," the company's website states.
The condition, etiology, and treatment of dentin hypersensitivity
, have been reported in the literature for over 100 years.
Colgate[R] Sensitive Pro-Relief[TM] Desensitizing Paste features Pro-Argin[TM] Technology to provide dentin hypersensitivity
relief for four weeks with one application, the company says.
"It can provide improved dentin hypersensitivity
, reduced inflammation of the tissues surrounding the teeth, and allows tissue to repair faster."