Inhibition by chlorhexidine of alveolar bone loss in mice

H. H. Messer, William H Douglas

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Use of 0.2 % chlorhexidine gluconate as a mouthrinse 5 times per week for 6 months inhibited alveolar bone loss by more than 40 % in a strain of periodontal disease‐susceptible mice.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)646-649
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Periodontal Research
Issue number6
StatePublished - Dec 1980


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