Chlorhexidine (Peridex) mouthwash can prevent
thrush in people who are taking medicines that
impair the body's natural defense (immune) system.
Chlorhexidine can cause staining of the teeth and the inside of the
mouth, especially the tongue.
June 18, 2013
John Pope, MD - Pediatrics
& Thomas Emmett Francoeur, MD, MDCM, CSPQ, FRCPC - Pediatrics
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