Frequently asked questions

Dental Health: Frequently asked questions

meridol® toothpaste

meridol® toothpaste

We have compiled the answers to the most frequently asked questions for you below. For example, information on Meridol tothpaste benefits in curing gum issues and gingivitus. Read about the toothpaste ingridients, if it is safe to use for children and additional dental health tips.

  • What is so special about meridol® toothpaste? What are the ingredients?

    The unique active-ingredient combination of amine fluoride/stannous fluoride

    • inactivates residual plaque (tooth deposits) after brushing and inhibits the formation of new plaque
    • effectively prevents gingivitis.
    • provides effective protection against caries It promotes the regeneration of already irritated gums.
  • Can meridol® toothpaste be used by children?

    Yes – meridol® toothpaste can be used by children. For children under 6 years, use only a pea-sized amount of toothpaste, supervise brushing to avoid excessive ingestion and inform the child’s doctor if more fluoride is swallowed. 

  • Does meridol® toothpaste contain SLS?

    No – meridol® toothpaste contains no SLS (sodium lauryl sulphate, an anionic surfactant). For this reason, it can also be used in combination with chlorhexidine therapy.