US Patent for the use of Chlorine Dioxide in Teeth Whitening

United States Patent 8703106, USA, 08/31/2012


Methods for administration of a substantially non-cytotoxic chlorine dioxide composition to whiten a tooth surface are provided. The method comprises contacting a surface of a tooth with an efficacious amount of a composition comprising chlorine dioxide to provide an efficacious amount of chlorine dioxide to the tooth surface, wherein the contacting step comprises one or more of: i) contacting the tooth surface iteratively with at least two, substantially contiguous applications of a substantially non-cytotoxic composition comprising chlorine dioxide; ii) irrigating the tooth surface using an irrigation device that delivers a substantially non-cytotoxic composition comprising chlorine dioxide, or iii) irrigating the tooth surface using an irrigation device that comprises a chlorine dioxide composition comprising a cytotoxic amount of oxy-chlorine anions; and an oxy-chlorine anion barrier, wherein the irrigation devices delivers a substantially oxy-chlorine anion free chlorine dioxide composition to the tooth surface. in vitro.

Asignee: BASF Corporation (Florham Park, NJ, US)

Keywords: Chlorine dioxide; tooth whitening

Link to study:

Need to make changes to your health?

You’re Not Alone. And I’m Here to Help!

Learn about the amazing benefits of Chlorine Dioxide by reading through the blog section of this website and by subscribing to our newsletter.
We will also soon open a private forum where people can share their experience with these drops.

“I had a terrible cancer, first it started in my knee and then it spread into my lungs. I had to user oxygen everywhere I went.  A friend introduced me to MMS, after taking it for 15 days, I didn’t need the oxygen anymore. It felt like all the air was for me! My hair and nails started to grow back, my skin got soft again. The doctors did all the studies on me, there is no more cancer in my bones or in my lungs!”
Jenni Patricia Mejia

from Colombia

“I tried CDS and felt a big relief from my symptoms”
Eduardo Menoni

from Venezuela