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Compounding in History: Dental Considerations

Author(s):  Worthen Dennis B

Issue:  Jan/Feb 2002 - Compounding for Pain Management and Dental Medicine
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Abstract:  The author begins by describing dentistry of the prefluoride era and takes the reader through a brief history of dental hygiene and the advent of toothpaste. Historic formulations are provided as follows: Toothpowder, Liquid Dentifrice, and Toothache Wax.

Related Keywords: Dental medicine, compounding for, history of

Related Categories: DENTAL, HISTORY

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