CDA Essentials 2018 • Volume 5 • Issue 1

Teeth 83 % Bacterial Reduction Tongue 83 % Bacterial Reduction Cheeks 77 % Bacterial Reduction Gums 75 % Bacterial Reduction Recommend Colgate Total * Significant bacterial reductions vs an ordinary fluoride toothpaste ‡ Bacterial reductions shown 12 hours after brushing ‡ 1 †Reduces bacteria on teeth, tongue, cheeks and gums; helps reduce/prevent plaque that leads to gingivitis; fortifies enamel. Not intended for prevention or treatment of more serious oral conditions. Use as directed. ‡Statistically significant greater reduction of cultivable anaerobic bacteria in saliva and tongue, teeth, and cheeks with Colgate Total* vs non-antibacterial fluoride toothpaste. Reference: 1. Fine DH, Sreenivasan PK, McKiernan M, et al. J Clin Periodontol. 2012;39:1056-1064. How can you help your patients leave your o•ce Totally Ready for Whole Mouth Health? †