Common Topics

Find a Dentist

Is mouthwash dangerous?

I saw this article about mouthwash contributing to diabetes: How good is the science? Should I stop using it?

Best Answer


  • Excessive mouthwash does not benefit oral hygiene and depending on the ingredients of the mouthwash could actually be harmful. Nothing replaces brushing and flossing to kill bacteria and keep your mouth clean daily.

  • Is the diabetes connection real?

  • I am going to share this information with my family members who have Type 2 Diabetes.

  • I've never thought that mouthwash can lead to such result

Sign In or Register to comment.