Mar 30, 2000
Im HIV+ and I have coated tongue (white). I have been brushing my tongue with a solution of 50% water and peroxide. It seems to be better at least in appearence. My question is: Should I brush my tongue every day or how often?
Thanks for your answer
F.J. Los Angeles CA.
Response from Dr. Reznik
You should brush your tongue every time you brush your teeth. I would recommend against using a 50% hydrogen peroxide solution and suggest that you use Peroxyl, a diluted, *flavored* antiseptic rinse that is available in most drug stores or pharmacies.
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