Volume 11, Issue 1 ( Iranian Journal of Pediatric Dentistry 2015)                   ijpd 2015, 11(1): 65-72 | Back to browse issues page

XML Persian Abstract Print

Download citation:
BibTeX | RIS | EndNote | Medlars | ProCite | Reference Manager | RefWorks
Send citation to:

Najafi parizi G, Tavakoli A, Khoramiyan S. The effect of chlorhexidine and benzydamine on gingivitis. ijpd. 2015; 11 (1) :65-72
URL: http://journal.iapd.ir/article-1-92-en.html
Abstract:   (3216 Views)

Background and purpose: Gingivitis is the most common type of periodontal diseases, established by local factors such as bacterial plaque. The aim of this study was to evaluate and compare the effect of benzydamine (BZD) and chlorhexidine (CHL) mouth rinses on the gingivitis after a week.
Methods: This clinical trial performed on 32 patients with gingivitis. Patients were divided into case and control groups. Both groups were trained on oral health education. Participants inspected observed adequately, and then gingival index was recorded. If any calculus observed they would be omitted blindly for a week with mechanical and ultrasonic devices. Oral hygiene was prescribed after test observation the mouth after a week and gingival index was recorded again.
Results: Based on statistical analysis the gingival index significantly reduced in both groups after one week rinsing (p<0.05). Gingival index reduction level showed 0.3 mean score in groups BZD and 0.42 in CHL group. The post treatment gingival index had no significant difference between two groups.
Conclusion: The study has proved that BZD was effective in reducing gingivitis less than CHL.
The Authors declare that there is no conflict of interest.

Full-Text [PDF 251 kb]   (3700 Downloads)    

Type of Article: Research Article | Subject: General
Received: 2016/11/8 | Accepted: 2016/11/8 | Published: 2016/11/8

1. Selwitz RH, Ismail AI, Pitts NB. Dental caries. Lancet 2007; 369: 51-9. [DOI:10.1016/S0140-6736(07)60031-2]
2. Skeie MS, Raadal M, Strand GV, Espelid I. The relationship between caries in the primary dentition at 5 years of age and permanent dentition at 10 years of age – a longitudinal study.Int J Paediatr Dent 2006; 16: 152-156. [DOI:10.1111/j.1365-263X.2006.00720.x]
3. Milsom KM, Tickle M. Preventing decay in children: dare we risk the 'risk assessment' model in practice? Br Dent J 2010;209: 159-60. [DOI:10.1038/sj.bdj.2010.720]
4. Crall JJ, Edelstein B, Tinanoff N. Relationship of microbiological, social, and environmental variables to caries status in young children. Pediatr Dent 1990; 12: 233-6.
5. Wendt LK, Svedin CG, Hallonsten AL, Larsson IB. Infants and toddlers with caries. Mental health, family interaction, and life events in infants and toddlers with caries.Swed Dent J 1995; 19: 17-27.
6. Fisher-Owens SA, Gansky SA, Platt LJ, Weintraub JA, Soobader MJ, Bramlett MD, et al. Influences on children's oral health: a conceptual model. Pediatrics 2007; 120: 510-20. [DOI:10.1542/peds.2006-3084]
7. Eriksen HM, Bjertness E. Concepts of health and disease and caries prediction: a literature review. Scand J Dent Res 1991; 99: 476-83. [DOI:10.1111/j.1600-0722.1991.tb01057.x]
8. Pakshir HR. Oral health in Iran. Int Dent J.2004;54:367-72 [DOI:10.1111/j.1875-595X.2004.tb00013.x]
9. SAKAI VT, Oliveira TM, Silva Tc, Moretti A, Palti d, Machado M.. Knowledge and attitude of parents or caretakers regarding transmissibility os caries disease. J. Appl. Oral Sci. [online]. 2008, vol.16, n.2, pp. 150-154.ISSN 1678-7765.
10. A. Jafari, M. Amir Soltani, B. Golestan, N. Bahrami Evaluation of knowledge, attitude and practice of students' parents about fissure sealant therapy. Journal of Dental Medicine. 2010; 23(4): P. 242-248
11. S.J Poorhashemi. A survey on the knowledge of health system personel in Ghom province toward oral and dental health. Journal of Dental Medicine. 2007; 17(3): P. 77-82
12. Thakib A. Al-Shalan. Saudi parents knowledge of and attitude toward the prevention of dental caries. Saudi Dental Journal, 2003; 15: 27-32.
13. Shani Ann Mani, Jacob John, Wei Yen Ping and NoorlizaMastura Ismail (2012). Early Childhood Caries: Parent's Knowledge, Attitude and Practice Towards Its Prevention in Malaysia, Oral Health Care - Pediatric, Research, Epidemiology and Clinical Practices, Prof. MandeepVirdi (Ed.), ISBN: 978-953-51-0133-8, InTech, DOI: 10.5772/33898. Available from: http://www.intechopen.com/books/oral-health-care-pediatric-research-epidemiology-and-clinical-practices/early-childhood-caries-parent-s-knowledge-attitude-and-practice-towards-its-prevention-in-malaysia [DOI:10.5772/33898]
14. Selwitz RH, Colley BJ, Rozier RG. Factors associated with parental acceptance of dental sealants. J Public Health Dent. 1992;52(3):137-45. [DOI:10.1111/j.1752-7325.1992.tb02259.x]
15. 15- Cherry-Peppers G, Gift HC, Brunelle JA, Snowden CB. Sealant use and dental utilization in U.S. children.ASDC J Dent Child. 1995;62(4):250-5
16. Suresh B S, Ravishankar T L, Chaitra T R, Mohapatra A K, Gupta V. Mother's knowledge about pre-school child's oral health. J Indian SocPedodPrev Dent 2010;28:282-7. [DOI:10.4103/0970-4388.76159]
17. کبیری اردشیر، نیک منش کورش. بررسی تأثیر عوامل اقتصادی، اجتماعی و فرهنگی بر روی DMFT در دانش آموزان 12 ساله شیراز، (1375). پایان‌نامه 454. صفحه 108تا 110
18. Saldūnaitė K , Bendoraitienė EA, Slabšinskienė E , Vasiliauskienė I , Andruškevičienė V, Zūbienė J. The role of parental education and socioeconomic status in dental caries prevention among Lithuanian children.medicina2014;50: 156 – 161.
19. یاراحمدی سارو، شهرابی مهدی. بررسی میزان آگاهی والدین دانش آموزان مدارس ابتدایی شهر یزد از اهمیت حفظ دندانهای شیری کودکان خود در سال ۱۳۷۷. پایان نامه 167،صفحه 74-75.
20. .Kervanto-Seppälä S, Pietilä I, Meurman JH, Kerosuo E. Pit and fissure sealants in dental public health-application criteria and general policy in Finland. BMC Oral Health. 2009;4(9):5. [DOI:10.1186/1472-6831-9-5]
21. .Mueller WA. Benefits of preventive dentistry in children :cost factors and public policy. Child and Adolescent Social Work Journal. 1993;10(5):395-401. [DOI:10.1007/BF00844676]
22. .Werner CW, Pereira AC, Eklund SA. Cost-effectiveness study of a school-based sealant program.ASDC J Dent Child. 2000;67(2):93-7.
23. Oscarson N. Health economic evaluation methods for decision-making in preventive dentistry. Umeå University, Sweden. 2006.
24. Azarpazhooh A, Main PA. Pit and fissure sealants in the prevention of dental caries in children and adolescents: a systematic review. J Can Dent Assoc. 2008;74(2):171

Add your comments about this article : Your username or Email:

© 2021 All Rights Reserved | Iranian Journal of Pediatric Dentistry

Designed & Developed by : Yektaweb