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ADA Seal Product Report

H-E-B Original Antiseptic Mouth Rinse

H.E. Butt Grocery Company
ADA Seal Statement 
"The ADA Council on Scientific Affairs’ Acceptance of H-E-B Original Antiseptic Mouth Rinse is based on its finding that the product is safe and has shown efficacy in helping to prevent and reduce gingivitis (and plaque above the gumline), when used as directed."
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Brief Description of Product, Indications and Directions for Use 
  • Adults and children 12 years of age and older: vigorously swish 20 ml between teeth for 30 seconds, then spit out.  Do not swallow
  • Children under 12 years of age: consult dentist or doctor
  • This rinse is not intended to replace brushing or flossing
  • Cold weather may cloud this product.  Its antiseptic properties are not affected.  Store at room temperature (59° - 77°F)
Active Ingredients:
Eucalyptol 0.092%, menthol 0.042%, methyl salicylate 0.060%, thymol 0.064% (antiplaque/antigingivitis)

Inactive Ingredients:
Water, alcohol (21.6%), sorbitol solution, poloxamer 407, benzoic acid, flavoring, sodium saccharin, sodium citrate, citric acid, D&C yellow no. 10, FD&C green no. 3
Label Warnings 
  • Do not use if you have painful or swollen gums, pus from the gum line, loose teeth, or increased spacing between the teeth.  See your dentist immediately.  These may be signs of periodontitis, a serious form of gum disease.
  • Stop use and ask a dentist if gingivitis, bleeding or redness persists for more than 2 weeks.
  • Keep out of reach of children.  If more than used for rinsing is accidentally swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
Company Information 
Additional information about the product, including whether coupons or promotions are available, is available on the company's web site.
H.E. Butt Grocery Company 646 South Main Ave. San Antonio, TX 78283-3999 Ph: 210.938.8379