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Tooth Demineralization Summary

Description: A tooth's loss of minerals, such as calcium in hydroxyapatite from the tooth matrix, caused by acidic exposure. An example of the occurrence of demineralization is in the formation of dental caries.

Also Known As: Hypomineralizations, Tooth; Tooth Hypomineralizations; Demineralization, Tooth; Hypomineralization, Tooth; Tooth Hypomineralization

Networked: 23 relevant articles (1 outcomes, 3 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Tooth Demineralization

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Acetic Acid (Vinegar) : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 23 Generic
  2. Durapatite (Hydroxylapatite) : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  3. Fluorides : 1 study in 7 results : IBA
  4. Ions : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  5. Gels : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  6. 3- (2- carboxypiperazin- 4- yl)propyl- 1- phosphonic acid (CPP) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  7. Acids : 4 results : IBA
  8. Carbohydrates : 2 results : IBA
  9. Lactic Acid : 1 result : FDA 4 Generic
  10. Salivary Proteins and Peptides : 1 result : IBA
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Diseases Related to Tooth Demineralization

  1. Dental Plaque
  2. Dental Caries (White Spot)

Key Therapies for Tooth Demineralization

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  1. Lasers (Laser) : 1 study in 2 results
  2. Tooth Remineralization : 2 results
  3. Tooth Bleaching : 1 result

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