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Abdul Gaffar, Thomas G Polefka: Anticalculus oral composition. Colgate Palmolive Company, Herbert S Sylvester, Murray M Grill, Robert L Stone, December 9, 1986: US04627977 (153 worldwide citation)

An oral composition such as a toothpaste (including gel or cream), mouthwash, lozenge, chewing gum or tooth powder containing a calculus-inhibiting amount of a linear molecularly dehydrated polyphosphate salt and, to inhibit enzymatic hydrolysis of said polyphosphate salt in saliva, a combination of ...


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Nuran Nabi, Abdul Gaffar: Antibacterial antiplaque oral composition. Colgate Palmolive Company, Robert L Stone, Murray M Grill, January 16, 1990: US04894220 (153 worldwide citation)

An oral composition such as a dentifrice or mouthwash, containing an aqueous phase of water and as solubilizing agent propylene glycol, dipropylene glycol, methyl cellosolve, ethyl cellosolve, olive oil, castor oil, amyl acetate, ethyl acetate, glyceryl tristearate or benzyl benzoate mixed with at l ...


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Sandip K Mathur: Dental hygiene device. July 17, 1990: US04941459 (107 worldwide citation)

A oral hygiene device that is used for cleaning teeth to prevent cavities, for removing plaque, and for massaging the gums. The device is attachable directly to a pressurized water supply such as a faucet. A high velocity jet of water is provided so that it is possible to clean out food particles in ...


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Widder James S, Briner William W: Oral compositions for calculus retardation. The Procter & Gamble Company, July 18, 1972: US3678154 (98 worldwide citation)

Oral compositions, such as toothpaste, mouthwash, and the like, containing certain polyphosphonates as anticalculus agents, and a water-soluble source of fluoride ions to counteract the adverse effects of such polyphosphonates on post eruptive maturation of dental enamel.


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Francis Oswald Agricola, William Watson Briner, Robert James Granger, James Stone Widder: Oral compositions for calculus retardation. The Procter & Gamble Company, Ronald L Hemingway, Robert B Aylor, George W Allen, May 25, 1976: US03959458 (96 worldwide citation)

Oral compositions, such as toothpaste, mouthwash, and the like, containing certain anticalculus agents, and a specific anticaries agent which provides anticaries benefits while avoiding adverse effects on silicate filling materials present in the mouth.


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Adi Shefer, Shmuel David Shefer: Multicomponent biodegradable bioadhesive controlled release system for oral care products. Salvona L L C, Mathews Collins Shepherd & McKay P A, July 8, 2003: US06589562 (91 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a controlled release system useful for site'specific delivery of biologically active ingredients or sensory markers, over an extended period of time, targeting biological surfaces comprising the oral cavity and mucous membranes of various tissues, as well as the ...


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Michael J Primiano: Water jet teeth flossing apparatus. Olson & Olson, July 2, 1991: US05027798 (84 worldwide citation)

A dental water jet flossing apparatus comprises an elongated, flexible tubing attached at one of its ends directly to a household water supply, preferably at a point where water temperature can be controlled, as at the water outlet pipe mounting a shower head. The opposite end of the tubing is conne ...


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Morton Pader: Anticalculus dentifrice. Lever Brothers Company, Brumbaugh Graves Donohue & Raymond, July 11, 1978: US04100269 (82 worldwide citation)

An improved method for the control of calculus is disclosed employing one or more insoluble zinc compounds as the active agent. Dentifrice formulations and mouthwash formulations for use in the novel method are also disclosed. The mouthwash compositions comprise from 1/10% to about 25% by weight of ...


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Lloyd I Dennis: Dental storage apparatus. Leon Gilden, June 1, 1993: US05215193 (82 worldwide citation)

A device arranged to include a plurality of containers mounted within a unitary housing, with a first and second container including storage for toothpaste container structure, as well as drinking cups respectively. The housing includes a third container slidably mounting a slide wall therewithin mo ...


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Mlkvy William P, Tucci Raymond J: Zinc and strontium ion containing effervescent mouthwash tablet. Caesar Rivise Bernstein & Cohen, June 10, 1975: US3888976 (76 worldwide citation)

A Zinc and Strontium Ion Containing Effervescent Mouthwash Tablet comprising an effervescent couple, and a Zinc or Strontium Ion Containing astringent-desensitizing agent, flavoring, color, sweetener and other additives may be added to the basic formula.Upon dissolution a solution is produced which ...