Is Crest Pro-Health Toothpaste safe?
Yes, Crest Pro-Health is safe and effective when used as directed. All P&G products adhere to comprehensive safety standards, undergoing a rigorous scientific evaluation before going to market and monitored once in market.
Does Crest Pro-Health Toothpaste have triclosan?
All Crest Pro-Health Toothpastes are triclosan free.
What is Crest Pro-Health Toothpaste?
Crest Pro-Health Toothpastes with stabilized stannous fluoride are uniquely formulated to provide protection against cavities, gingivitis, plaque, tooth sensitivity, tartar buildup, plus it freshens your breath. But it doesn't stop there. Crest Pro-Health Toothpaste also provides excellent whitening benefits, too.
What is the Polyfluorite System™?
The Polyfluorite System™ found in Crest Pro-Health Toothpaste combines two powerful ingredients: therapeutic stannous fluoride to protect against plaque, gingivitis, cavities and tooth sensitivity; and sodium hexametaphosphate, which is a stain and tartar fighting ingredient. Together they deliver a unique, comprehensive protection for your teeth.
What's the difference between stannous fluoride and sodium fluoride?
Stannous fluoride and sodium fluoride both provide protection against cavities. In addition to cavity protection, stannous fluoride protects against plaque, gingivitis and tooth sensitivity.
Does Crest Pro-Health Toothpaste contain more fluoride than other Crest versions?
No. While Crest Pro-Health Toothpaste contains 0.454% stannous fluoride, it's formulated to deliver the same concentration of fluoride ions (1100 ppm F-) as the 0.243% sodium fluoride in other Crest products.
Why does Crest Pro-Health Toothpaste have a warning about staining?
Current FDA regulations require that toothpastes containing stannous fluoride be labeled about their staining potential. But Crest Pro-Health Toothpaste, with our Polyfluorite System™, contains a high-cleaning silica and sodium hexametaphosphate, a unique whitening ingredient, to remove and help prevent external stains. This toothpaste has been accepted by the ADA for its whitening benefit.
How is Crest Pro-Health Toothpaste with stabilized stannous fluoride different from other toothpastes?
Crest Pro-Health Toothpaste is the only brand that offers such a wide range of benefits in just one tube! Crest Pro-Health toothpaste with stabilized stannous fluoride provides protection against cavities, gingivitis, plaque, sensitive teeth, tartar buildup and it freshens breath. And it whitens your teeth, too.
How is Crest Pro-Health Toothpaste different from other anti-sensitivity toothpastes on the market today?
Crest Pro-Health Toothpaste is the first sensitivity toothpaste to provide the combination of additional benefits by protecting against cavities, gingivitis, plaque, sensitive teeth, tartar buildup, stains and it freshens breath. Crest Pro-Health Toothpaste provides a gingivitis benefit not found in other sensitivity toothpastes.
What sizes are Crest Pro-Health Toothpaste sold in?
Crest Pro-Health Toothpastes are available to retailers nationally in several convenient sizes: 0.85oz, 4.2 oz, 6.0 oz and 7.8 oz. Crest Pro-Health Clinical Toothpastes are available to retailers nationally in several convenient sizes: 0.85oz, 4.0 oz and 5.8 oz
How does Crest Pro-Health Toothpaste work to prevent gingivitis?
When you brush with Crest Pro-Health Toothpaste, stannous fluoride is released in the mouth. Therapeutic stannous fluoride is a powerful anti-microbial agent that kills and inhibits harmful bacteria that cause plaque and gingivitis.
Why does Crest Pro-Health Toothpaste feel gritty?
You may notice Crest Pro-Health Toothpaste feels a little different in your mouth. It is due to the presence of the ActivClean™ crystals. As you begin to brush, the ActivClean™ crystals immediately begin to dissolve to form a protective barrier that helps prevent stains from attaching to the tooth's surface and helps prevent tartar buildup.
Is it safe/okay to use Crest Pro-Health Toothpaste with Crest Pro-Health Rinse?
Yes. Crest Pro-Health Toothpaste and Crest Pro-Health Rinse were tested in clinical studies of plaque and gingivitis and were shown to be safe and effective both independently and when used together.
Do I have to use Crest Pro-Health Toothpaste with Crest Pro-Health Rinse?
No, you do not have to use the two products together, but they have been shown to be safe and effective when used together in plaque and gingivitis clinical studies. Crest Pro-Health Toothpaste protects your teeth against gingivitis, cavities, tooth sensitivity, tartar buildup, stains and it freshens breath. Crest Pro-Health Rinse is an anti-gingivitis/anti-plaque mouthwash that kills germs that cause plaque, gingivitis and bad breath and is made for consumers who include mouthwash in their oral care routine or would like to begin using mouthwash in their routine.
Can I use Crest Pro-Health Toothpaste longer than 4 weeks?
Yes, Crest Pro-Health Toothpaste can be used for longer than four weeks for prevention of cavities and for control of plaque and gingivitis. Sensitive teeth persisting longer than four weeks may indicate a more serious problem that needs prompt attention from your dentist.
If I don't have gingivitis can I still use Crest Pro-Health Toothpaste?
You can still use Crest Pro-Health Toothpaste even if you don't have gingivitis. This unique toothpaste also protects against cavities, plaque, tartar buildup, sensitive teeth and it freshens breath and whitens teeth, too!
If I don't have sensitive teeth, can I still use Crest Pro-Health Toothpaste?
You can still use Crest Pro-Health toothpaste even if you don't have sensitive teeth. This unique toothpaste also protects against cavities, gingivitis, plaque, tartar buildup, and it freshens breath and whitens teeth!
How does Crest Pro-Health Toothpaste work?
Crest Pro-Health Crest Pro-Health Toothpaste contains the Polyfluorite Systemâ„¢ which combines two powerful ingredients: therapeutic stannous fluoride to protect against plaque, gingivitis, cavities and tooth sensitivity; and sodium hexametaphosphate, which is a stain and tartar fighting ingredient. Together they deliver a unique, comprehensive protection for your teeth.
What are the benefits dentists recommend toothpaste for most often?
A survey among a nationally representative sample of dental professionals indicates cavities, gingivitis, plaque, sensitivity, tartar, whitening, and breath are benefits for which dentists and hygienists recommend toothpaste most.
Does Crest Pro-Health Toothpaste contain Crest Pro-Health Rinse?
No, Crest Pro-Health Toothpaste does not contain Crest Pro-Health Rinse. Crest Pro-Health toothpaste is uniquely formulated to provide protection against cavities, gingivitis, plaque, tooth sensitivity and tartar buildup, plus it freshens your breath and whitens teeth!
What are ActivClean™ Crystals?
ActivClean™ Crystals are part of the special whitening ingredients contained in Crest Pro-Health Toothpaste. They are also known as sodium hexametaphosphate, a polyphosphate compound that forms a barrier on your teeth to help protect the surface from stain and tartar buildup.
Has Crest Pro-Health Toothpaste received the Seal of Acceptance from the American Dental Association?
Crest Pro-Health Clean Mint toothpaste and Crest Pro-Health Whitening toothpaste are the only toothpastes that have received the ADA Seal of Acceptance for protecting against all these areas: cavities, gingivitis, plaque, sensitivity, stains and bad breath. They also help prevent tartar buildup and freshen breath. P&G has not requested the ADA Seal for every flavor or variant of Crest Pro-Health toothpastes.
What are the benefits of using Crest 3D White Whitestrips?
Every Crest 3D White Whitestrips teeth whitening system is guaranteed to whiten teeth by removing surface stains as well as set-in stains deep within the enamel.
Crest 3D White Whitestrips harmful to teeth or can they damage the enamel?
No, this product is formulated to be safe and effective when used as directed. All our safety data indicate that 3D White Whitestrips are safe on tooth enamel. They contain the same whitening ingredient as the professional products dentists use to whiten teeth.
How do Crest 3D White Whitestrips work?
Crest 3D White Whitestrips are thin, flexible strips that are coated with a tooth whitening gel containing peroxide. Designed to conform to the shape of your teeth, they work by keeping the whitening gel in place against your teeth to get at stain build-up on and below the tooth's surface.
When will I start to notice results with Crest 3D White Whitestrips?
Noticeable results vary by person, but most people start seeing results halfway through the regimen, with full results upon completion. If speed is a priority, try Crest 3D White Whitestrips Advanced Vivid or Professional Effects to start seeing results after 3 days. Every Crest 3D White Whitestrips teeth whitening system provides you with beautiful, visibly whiter teeth—guaranteed. If you are not satisfied with your results, Crest 3D White Whitestrips will refund your purchase. Simply return your receipt and package UPC within 60 days of purchase. Call 1-800-208-0169 for more information.
When will I start to notice results with Crest 3D White Whitestrips Advanced Vivid and Professional Effects?
With Crest 3D White Whitestrips Advanced Seal, you will start seeing results after 3 days.