Dent-32 Gum Paint

Description:

Iodine 1gm+ Potassium Iodine 2gm+ Tannic Acid 0.5 gm+ alum 1.5gm+ Thymol 0.25gm +Menthol 0.25gm + camphor 0.20gm

Composition:

Iodine 1gm+ Potassium Iodine 2gm+ Tannic Acid 0.5 gm+ alum 1.5gm+ Thymol 0.25gm +Menthol 0.25gm + camphor 0.20gm

Description

A topical solution which contains antiseptic agents combined with tanning agents. It is applied locally on gums in severe bacterial infections and inflammatory conditions. Iodine acts as antiseptic and anti-infective. Iodine has powerful bactericidal action, quickly gets to work killing bacteria and viruses. Tannic acid acts as astringent for the mucous membrane of the mouth. It forms a film of protein ‘tannate’ that acts as mechanical protective. Menthol acts as local analgesic and gives sensation of coolness which gives some relief from the pain. Camphor acts as mild analgesic. Thymol is a phenolic compound with antiseptic and antibacterial property.

Indications

 Treatment of painful gum disorders, inflamed and bleeding gums, teething pain and irritation, stomatitis (inflammation of the mucous lining of the mouth).

Dosages

 As directed by physician.

Precautions

Do not rinse with water or eat/drink anything for 10 minutes after the application of gum paint.