SALINE RINSE FOR AFTER GUM THERAPY
Prepare saline mixture by mixing:
8 OUNCES WARM WATER
1 TEASPOON SALT
Rinse every 15 minutes for the first 2 hours, then rinse every 30 minutes for the next 4 to 6 hours after gum therapy.
Rinse until you have used all 8 ounces of the saline mixture.
If your gums remain tender, please rinse the next day too.
PERIOGARD (0.12% CHLORHEXIDINE GLUCONATE)
Brush teeth first.
Pour 1/2 oz (marked on dosage cup) of Periogard into cap.
Rinse and hold for 30 seconds before expectorating.
Do not eat, drink or rinse for 30 minutes after use.
Use once or twice daily for 2 weeks following gum therapy.
May cause staining of teeth.