A clinical comparison between commercially available mucin- and CMC-containing saliva substitutes

In this investigation, the subjective impressions of patients, suffering from severe xerostomia, have been recorded after symptomatic treatment with different CMC- and mucin-containing artificial saliva over 3 years

A. Vissink

2008

Scholarcy highlights

  • In this investigation, the subjective impressions of patients, suffering from severe xerostomia, have been recorded after symptomatic treatment with different CMC- and mucin-containing artificial saliva over 3 years
  • A total number of 137 patients divided into 3 groups participated
  • From this study it is concluded that artificial saliva containing mucins proved to be of benefit to patients suffering from xerostomia

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