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Should I use toothpaste to clean my dentures?

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No. Toothpaste is abrasive and creates microscopic scratches where food and plaque can build up.

From: Caring for Dentures WebMD Medical Reference

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American Dental Association.

Reviewed by Michael Friedman on March 10, 2019

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American Dental Association.

Reviewed by Michael Friedman on March 10, 2019

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