Sensodyne Rapid Relief toothpaste for sensitive teeth


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How do Sensitive Teeth develop?

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Common Questions about Sensitive Teeth

  • Does Sensodyne toothpaste help prevent cavities?

    Yes. All Sensodyne products contain fluoride, which helps protect against cavities.

  • How do I help my sensitive teeth?

    Using a daily toothpaste for sensitive teeth, like Sensodyne , can help relieve and protect against sensitive teeth when used twice every day.

  • How can I whiten sensitive teeth?

    If you are looking for a toothpaste that is specially formulated for sensitive teeth and helps to remove stains, Sensodyne Gentle Whitening gently and effectively helps to remove stains to restore the natural whiteness whilst caring for your sensitive teeth.

  • What causes tooth sensitivity?

    Over time, your tooth enamel can wear away and gums can recede, exposing the dentine that leads to the nerves inside your teeth. Certain triggers can aggravate these nerves, causing sensitivity pain.

  • What makes my sensitive teeth hurt?

    Certain triggers (like ice cream or hot coffee) can stimulate the nerves inside your teeth, resulting in a sudden, short, sharp pain, known as tooth sensitivity.

  • Is tooth sensitivity common?

    Yes. As many as 1 in 3 people may experience dentine hypersensitivity/tooth sensitivity.1

  • How often should I use Sensodyne toothpaste?

    Use Sensodyne toothpaste as your daily toothpaste, brushing twice a day, every day, for continued 24/7 protection for sensitive teeth.

  • How to Brush Teeth?

    Sensitive teeth need to be cared for in a special way and if teeth are sensitive, there are some important but simple steps that can be taken to brush teeth correctly to help stop them from getting worse. For more information and guidance, check this link.

[1] Addy, M. (2002) 'Dentine hypersensitivity: new perspectives on an old problem', International Dental Journal, 52(S5P2), pp. 367-375.