PRODUCT FAMILY

OraPharma ARESTIN

Dental Product Shopper Best Product 2011
4.5
Click here to become a DPS evaluator today!
Product Description

Using ARESTIN (minocycline hydrochloride) after scaling and root planing procedures effectively treats periodontal disease.

ARESTIN contains 'Microspheres''tiny, invisible, bead-like particles that are fi lled with the antibiotic minocycline. They release the drug over time into the infected periodontal pocket, killing bacteria for up to 21 days. ARESTIN also signifi cantly reduces the size of periodontal pockets compared to SRP alone, kills the bacteria most commonly associated with periodontal disease, and reduces bleeding on probing of the gums.

PRODUCT RESOURCES


ARESTIN Periodontal Antibiotic OraPharma, Inc Using ARESTIN (minocycline hydrochloride) after scaling and root planing procedures effectively treats periodontal disease. ARESTIN contains “Microspheres”—tiny, invisible, bead-like particles that are fi lled with the antibiotic minocycline. They release the drug over time into the infected periodontal pocket, killing bacteria for up to 21 days. ARESTIN also signifi cantly reduces the size of periodontal pockets compared to SRP alone, kills the bacteria most commonly associated with ...

Read More


Blogs

Blogs


Save a Life: Encourage Patients to Quit Smoking

Dentists have a duty to teach their patients how smoking can negatively affect their oral health.  One...

Read More
2015 Top 10 Dental Products on DPS.com

From all of us at Dental Product Shopper …we wish you a happy and prosperous new...

Read More
Periodontitis

When dental biofilm irritates the gingiva, it breaks down the tissue and bone supporting the dentition. Left...

Read More

Article

Article


THE UNDENIABLE EPIDEMIC: GUM DISEASE

FIGHTING THE PERIODONTAL BATTLE AND EDUCATING FOR PREVENTION   Nearly 75% of all American adults suffer from various forms of gum disease, and they don’t even know it. If left untreated, poor oral health promotes the onset of life-threatening diseases that are responsible for the deaths of millions of Americans each year, according to the Surgeon General’s report Oral Health in America. We spoke with Margaret (Peggy) Spencer, RDH, to learn about her front-line battle with periodontal disease.  ...

Read More

Customer Reviews

Rating Breakdown(0.0 average)
Write a Review
OraPharma ARESTIN
OraPharma, Inc
Request Info