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Table 4 Most frequent products used when managing DH (these were first choices of products indicated by the practitioners)

From: Management of Dentin Hypersensitivity by National Dental Practice-Based Research Network practitioners: results from a questionnaire administered prior to initiation of a clinical study on this topic

Most frequent products used when managing DH N (%)
OTC potassium nitrate toothpaste 88 (48)
Fluoride formulations 70 (38)
Giving advice (related to diet and dental habits) 7 (4)
Other 7 (4)
Glutaraldehyde/HEMA 6 (3)
No treatment 2 (1)
Restorative treatments 1 (2)
Bonding agents 1 (.5)
Lasers 1 (.5)
Oxalates 1 (.5)