Khosro Saebi

Faculty of Dentistry, Department of Periodontology, Tehran Medical Sciences, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran


  • Research Article   
    Effect of Jaftex and Chlorhexidine Mouthwashes on Oral Microorganism: A Comparative Study
    Author(s): Fatemeh Babadi*, Milad Akbarnezhad, Mansour Amin and Khosro Saebi

    Introduction: One of the effective ways to reduce the number of microbes in the oral environment is the use of mouthwashes. This study aimed to compare the effect of the Jaftex and Chlorhexidine (CHX) mouthwashes on oral microorganisms. Materials and Methods: In this double-blind clinical trial study, the study population was a group consisting of 44 dental students in Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences. At first, before the intervention, the saliva of volunteers was collected and sent to the lab for counting the number of microbial colonies. Students were randomly divided into two groups: A and B. In group A (n=22), the participants received Jaftex mouthwash and in group B (n=22), the participants were given CHX mouthwash. They were asked to use mouthwashes for one week, twice a day, under certain conditions. After one week, the volunteers&rsq.. Read More»

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