0.12% Chlorhexidine Gluconate Oral Rinse

Peridex is the brand name for the generic dental rinse 0.12% chlorhexidine gluconate. Paroex is another brand made by Sunstar Americas. 0.12 % chlorhexidine oral rinse is a gingivitis treatment and is also use used to treat plaque accumulation, inflammation, bleeding, and other oral conditions. It is an antimicrobial rinse used to reduce harmful oral bacteria. 0.12% chlorhexidine gluconate oral rinse is available by prescription only and is mint flavored. Prolonged use may discolor teeth, so it is important to use the product as directed.

3M, Sunstar Americas, and Medicom are companies that manufacture 0.12% chlorhexidine gluconate oral rinse.