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Products to Manage Bad Breath

Don't Just Worry About your Breath... Manage It!

BreathRx~ Professional Formula

Get rid of the bacteria and you'll probably "cure" the bad order.

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Cause and Effect Breath Rx Starter Kit
Chronic Bad Breath Essential Oils
Bad News  

  Five good things to know about bad breath.

  1. There are two types of bad breath.

    Transitory bad breath is caused by foods like garlic and onions and generally only lasts from 24 to 72 hours.

    Chronic bad breath does not improve over time. The "odor" of chronic bad breath results when bacteria in the mouth and on the tongue cause the formation of volatile sulfur compounds (VSC's) in the form of hydrogen sulfides. The back of the tongue is the prime breeding spot for anaerobic bacteria that creates odor-causing Volatile Sulfur Compounds. This may be an ongoing problem requiring professional breath management.

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  2. BreathRx fights both the cause and the affect of bad breath.

    BreathRx contains ZYTEXTM, a unique and powerful dual-action complex that fights bad breath two ways: #1 - ZYTEX reduces the foul smelling volatile sulfur compounds which provide the "odor" of bad breath. #2 - ZYTEX kills the gram negative organisms responsible for the production of VSC's.


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  3. Now, even chronic bad breath can be effectively managed.

    There is no permanent cure for the cause of 90% of chronic bad breath. But now, thanks to BreathRx, the freshest possible breath can become a daily reality.

    In some instances, chronic bad breath is actually caused by underlying medical conditions like diabetes, sinusitis or emphysema. And in those rare situations, treating the disease could possibly eliminate the cause of the bad breath. Fortunately, we can help diagnose the various types and causes of bad breath.

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  4. Products that only mask bad breath are bad news.

    Most over-the-counter products do not eliminate bad breath. They can only hide it temporarily. An independent study of fifteen mouthwash products showed that while they all masked bad breath after ten minutes, only a few were still working after a few hours.

    And when it comes to something as important as your breath, you shouldn't rely on something that can let you down at any moment. Also, most mouthwash products contain alcohol that dries soft oral tissue and ultimately leads to even faster formation of odor-causing bacteria.

    Additionally, a 1991 study quoted in the "Journal of the American Dental Association" indicated that mouthwashes "containing more than 25% alcohol could increase the risk of oral and pharyngeal cancers by about 50%."

    Fortunately, that's a risk you don't have to take. Because 100% alcohol-free BreathRx kills both the cause and the resulting odors of bad breath. That's how BreathRx outperforms other products that can only mask odor or remain effective for only a matter of minutes.

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  5. Even good friends won't tell you about your bad breath.

    We've all had friends, relatives and co-workers with less than fresh breath. We turn away when they talk, or shy away when they kiss. Why? Because there's just no easy way to bring up such a sensitive subject.

    But the situation is far from hopeless. We can assess your individual situation and provide the BreathRx products to help you maintain the freshest breath possible.

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Don't Just Worry About your Breath... Manage It!

BreathRx Professional Formula

Begin and end each day by fighting the cause and the effect of bad breath. Brush with the BreathRx Purifying Toothpaste.

Helps kill bacteria that causes bad breath.

Then, rinse with the Anti-Bacterial Mouth Rinse.

Kills bacterial that causes bad breath

While you're on the go, try these handy BreathRx products that refresh your breath anywhere, anytime: Sugar-Free Breath Mints, Anti-Bacterial Breath Spray, Sugar-Free HalispheresTM Gum.

               Easy to carry with you                                              Great minty flavor 

   Portable Breath Spray          Sugar free mints and gum

        Halispheres gum are sugar-free, and are sweetened with Xylitol which is proven to inhibit the growth of s.mutans, the primary organism found in tooth decay

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BreathRx Starter Kit

    The BreathRx Starter Kit offers the total breath management solution with all the essential BreathRx system products you need to integrate the BRUSH-SCRAPE-RINSE protocol into your daily routine.

The BreathRx Starter Kit contains:


BreathRx Purifying Toothpaste (4-oz tube)


BreathRx Gentle Tongue Scraper (2 pak)


BreathRx Anti-Bacterial Tongue Spray (2-oz bottle)


BreathRx Anti-Bacterial Mouth Rinse (8-fl. Oz ) 

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BreathRx Professional Formula


    Studies demonstrate that morning halitosis can be successfully reduced through daily use of mouthrinses. Mouthrinses containing 0.2% chlorhexidine and chlorhexidine 0.05% plus cetylpyridinium chloride 0.05% plus zinc lactate 0.14% result in a significant reduction of the microbial load of tongue and saliva.
Daniel van Steenberghe, Pieter Avontroodt, Wouter Peeters, Martine Pauwels, Wim Coucke, An Lijnen, and Marc Quirynen, Effect of Different Mouthrinses on Morning Breath, J Periodontol 2001;72(9):1183-1191.]

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Adjunctive Benefit of an Essential Oil-

Containing Mouthrinse Adjunctive Benefit of an Essential Oil-Containing Mouthrinse in Reducing Plaque and Gingivitis in Patients Who Brush and Floss Regularly The authors sought to quantify the additional benefit provided by an essential oil-, or EO-, containing mouthrinse in reducing plaque and gingivitis in patients who brush and floss regularly.  . This study confirms that for patients with gingivitis who brush and floss routinely, the adjunctive use of an EO-containing mouthrinse provides a clinically significant and meaningful additional benefit in reducing plaque and gingivitis. An EO-containing mouthrinse is an effective adjunct to regular brushing and flossing. Therefore, the BFEO regimen can be beneficial for patients with gingival inflammation
 [Sharma N et al., Adjunctive Benefit of an Essential Oil-Containing Mouthrinse in Reducing Plaque and Gingivitis in Patients Who Brush and Floss Regularly: A Six-Month Study JADA April 2004.]

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     January 2001 of J.A.D.A. "Anticalculus efficacy of an antiseptic mouthrinse containing zinc chloride" by Charles, Cronin, Conforti, Dembling, Petrone and McGuire Vol.132 No1.  Their study used  essential oil mouthrinse containing zinc chloride in addition to brushing twice a day on subjects that had developed moderate amounts of calculus.  It was shown the zinc/chloride mouthrinse statistically significantly reduced calculus formation.

 ~We have NO financial interest in this company. 

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