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kids and mouthwash

do your kids use mouthwash? and if they do, what type? how well does it work and what ages are they?

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happy-go-lucky

Asked by happy-go-lucky at 7:17 PM on Aug. 14, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • 4y DS. Yes, our dentist recommende ACT. It has flouride in it and i don't have dental insurance so i need to do everything i can to prevent cavaties. Sure, his dental health is important to me but i also can't afford an unhealthy mouth.
    UpSheRises

    Answer by UpSheRises at 7:19 PM on Aug. 14, 2010

  • Can't remember the brands but she used the stuff that left stuff on your teeth colored and now she uses bubble gum flavored generic. She's 5 now and has been using mouthwash for a little over two years.
    Kiwismommy19

    Answer by Kiwismommy19 at 8:03 PM on Aug. 14, 2010

  • ACT has a special type for kids. That is what our Dentist recommended and what we use. They have been using mouthwash since they were about five.
    hsmominky

    Answer by hsmominky at 8:41 PM on Aug. 14, 2010

  • my son doesnt use it he is 2 i only brush his teeth and floss them every time he eats and before he goes to bed
    Alejandra10

    Answer by Alejandra10 at 12:50 PM on Aug. 15, 2010

  • ACT for kids! Ages 7, 4, and3 , they love it!
    JoLee12345

    Answer by JoLee12345 at 10:50 AM on Aug. 16, 2010

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