This article covers all the peer-reviewed evidence available on why chlorhexidine gluconate is the best antiviral mouthwash in our fight against SARS-CoV-2 — the COVID-19 virus. Chlorhexidine gluconate has demonstrated antiviral activity (more than 50 years of evidence), long-lasting .
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1. Chlorhexidine’s antiviral effect on enveloped viruses is known since the year 1990. The novel coronavirus SARS-COV-2 is an enveloped virus. Ref: Bernstein D, Schiff G, Echler G, Prince A, Feller M, Briner W. In vitro virucidal effectiveness of .
Introduction Due to the ongoing COVID pandemic, having a good diet and a strong immune system has become more important than ever. Research shows that many of us fall short of the essential nutrients from our diet. Due to .
1. Hamdoon Z, Mahmood N, Talaat W, Sattar AA, Naeim K, Qais A, Kheder W, Jerjes W. Evaluation of different surgical approaches to remove dental implants from the maxillary sinus. Sci Rep. 2021 Feb 24;11(1):4440. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-83721-z. PMID: 33627752; .
UK has become the first country in the world to approve a clinically tested COVID-19 vaccine after the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) authorised the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine for emergency use. The vaccine is set to be rolled .
Journal of Clinical Periodontology, 11th Nov 2020 CHX has well-documented plaque-inhibiting effects and is used as a compensatory biocide for abstention of mechanical toothbrushing after periodontal surgery. Since the main side effect of CHX is tooth staining, .
This is the strongest evidence so far that shows sustained defence in people who have recovered from coronavirus. This study shows that #COVID19 recovered people show faster and stronger immune response upon re-infection. Study: Evolution of Antibody Immunity to .
What is the latest evidence on pre-existing immunity against #sarscov2 among uninfected individuals? SARS-CoV-2 antibodies detected in uninfected individuals. (Science, 6 Nov 2020) Population: Particularly prevalent in children and adolescents. Antibodies: predominantly IgG class, which mainly .
COVID-19 vaccine update from the latest Lancet article (4 Nov 2020) As the efficacy decreases, the population that needs to be vaccinated increases. (a) For a vaccine with 100% efficacy that gives life-long protection, herd immunity required to .