RESOURCES

After serving thousands of dentists and over one-million patients—we
compiled this list of the most frequently asked questions and resources. If you
have a question that isn’t answered here, simply give us a call at (800) 755-0044

Frequently Asked Questions

WHAT ARE ORASOOTHE PRODUCTS MADE OF?

OraSoothe ‘Sockit’ Gel is made from food ingredients, with no artificial components. OraSoothe contains mannose polysaccharides from Aloe vera, xylitol and a tiny amount of essential oils of cinnamon, clove, and thyme. OraSoothe Professional Rinse and OraSoothe Hygiene Rinse are made from food ingredients, with no artificial components. They contain mannose polysaccharides from Aloe vera, xylitol and a tiny amount of essential oils of cinnamon, clove, thyme, and wintergreen.

HOW MUCH ORASOOTHE “SOCKIT” GEL SHOULD BE APPLIED TO EXTRACTION SITES?

Enough OraSoothe Gel should be applied to the extraction site to completely coat and cover the wound. Excess gel will not remain in place and will be swallowed.

ARE ORASOOTHE PRODUCTS COVERED BY INSURANCE?

Companies that have reimbursed for treatment with OraSoothe include Aetna, United Healthcare, Cigna, Delta Dental, Comp Dent, Met Life, and others. Insurance code 9630 is used. In Canada, the following insurance codes are used: 41301, 41302, and 41309.

HOW DOES ORASOOTHE RINSE WORK?

First, swishing the rinse creates an ultra-thin film that protects the mouth from further irritation and contamination. Second, the negatively-charged gel binds the positively-charged sodium. This prevents the pain signal from being transmitted to the brain.

OraSoothe does not numb the mouth like topical anesthetics (benzocaine, lidocaine, etc.) Unlike these drugs, OraSoothe is not absorbed into tissues and does not alter cell physiology.

HOW SHOULD ORASOOTHE PRODUCTS BE STORED?

They should be stored at room temperature or in a refrigerator. They should not be frozen. Avoid excessive heat.

ARE THERE ANY INTERACTIONS BETWEEN ORASOOTHE AND ANY MEDICATIONS, HERBS, SUPPLEMENTS, OR FOOD?

There are no known medical conditions, medications, dietary supplements or foods that would preclude one from using OraSoothe products.

ORASOOTHE RINSE IS CALLED AN ‘ORAL COATING RINSE’—IS THIS DIFFERENT THAN MOUTHWASH?

Yes. Mouthwashes are often flavorful antiseptic liquids in attractive colors that freshen your breath. Many are labeled not to be swallowed. Their label also does not make claims about providing pain relief or promoting healing. Many contain alcohol. They are generally considered to be cosmetic. OraSoothe Rinse (Professional and Hygiene) is an oral coating rinse. It is noticeably thicker than mouthwash and is designed to coat the mouth. OraSoothe contains all-natural ingredients and is designed to be swallowed if desired. OraSoothe provides fast pain relief without numbing the mouth. OraSoothe Rinse is also shown to inhibit microbial contamination Orasoothe provides an optimal oral wound healing environment.

HOW OFTEN CAN ORASOOTHE “SOCKIT” GEL BE SAFELY REAPPLIED?

SockIt Gel may be applied as often as needed for unlimited applications. SockIt Gel is not restricted in applications as are other common topical products such as those that contain benzocaine.

ARE ORASOOTHE PRODUCTS SAFE FOR CHILDREN?

Yes. OraSoothe is composed of 100% food ingredients and is safe for use by individuals of all ages, regardless of health status or medical regimen. It is safe when swallowed.

ARE ORASOOTHE PRODUCTS SAFE TO SWALLOW?

OraSoothe products are comprised of all-natural food ingredients and is thus safe when swallowed.

Downloads

OraSoothe 'Sockit' Gel Dealer Rep Brochure

OraSoothe Digital Image Library

OraSoothe 'Sockit' Gel Safety Data Sheet

OraSoothe 'Sockit' Gel Patient Instructions

OraSoothe Professional and Hygiene Rinse Safety Data Sheet

HOW-TO TRAINING (2:10)

Incorporating OraSoothe ‘Sockit’ Gel Into Your Practice

 Learn the basic best practices for seamlessly integrating OraSoothe ‘Sockit’ Gel as a standard part of your practice.  Processes include tray set-up to post-procedure patient education to billing and insurance coding.

OraSoothe ‘Sockit’ Gel Makes Your Practice Better

PATIENT TRAINING (3:34)

Using OraSoothe ‘Sockit’ Gel After a Procedure

Faster Healing &  Less Pain

Learn the basic best practices and benefits for using OraSoothe ‘Sockit’ Gel to ensure the best possible results of your procedure. OraSoothe ‘Sockit’ Gel is 100% natural—so use it liberally anytime you have pain
or discomfort.

PROCEDURE TRAINING (0:35)

Extractions & OraSoothe ‘Sockit’ Gel

Whether you are extracting one tooth or all teeth, using OraSoothe ‘Sockit’ Gel afterward provides pain relief, promotes healing, and prevents contamination. Plus, patients love that OraSoothe ‘Sockit’ Gel is easy to use and can be used as often as needed for discomfort.

A Simple Path to Patient Satisfaction

PROCEDURE TRAINING (0:37)

SRPs & OraSoothe ‘Sockit’ Gel

Reduce Post-Op Visits

Learn best practices and techniques for using OraSoothe ‘Sockit’ Gel after SRPs
to provide pain relief, promote healing, and prevent contamination. Plus, patients love that OraSoothe ‘Sockit’ Gel is easy to use and can be used as often as needed for discomfort.

PROCEDURE TRAINING (0:41)

Implants & OraSoothe ‘Sockit’ Gel

Learn best practices and techniques for using OraSoothe ‘Sockit’ Gel after an implant procedure to provide pain relief, promote healing, and prevent contamination. Plus, patients love that OraSoothe ‘Sockit’ Gel is easy to use and can be used as often as needed for discomfort.

Faster Healing For Better Success

PROCEDURE TRAINING (0:37)

Bone Grafts & OraSoothe ‘Sockit’ Gel

THE FOUNDATION FOR FASTER HEALING

Learn best practices and techniques for using OraSoothe ‘Sockit’ Gel after a bone graft procedure to provide pain relief, promote healing, and prevent contamination. Plus, patients love that OraSoothe ‘Sockit’ Gel is easy to use and can be used as often as needed for discomfort.

CONTINUING EDUCATION

Below are a few of the relevant continuing education courses available through
the MCMP Study Club that are all approved by the PACE Academy of General
Dentistry. Check back frequently for new courses related to oral wound care.

Innovations in Oral Wound Care: Taking Patient Care to a Higher Level

Target: DENTISTS
CE CREDIT: 1 HOUR
FORMAT: VIDEO

New Concepts for Oral Wound Care

Target: DENTISTS
CE CREDIT: 2 HOURS
FORMAT: READING

Oral Wound care in the 21st century

Target: DENTAL HYGIENISTS
CE CREDIT: 1 HOUR
FORMAT: VIDEO

Oral Care for Cancer Patients

Target: DENTAL HYGIENISTS
CE CREDIT: 1 HOUR
FORMAT: READING

TRY ORASOOTHE® TODAY

For questions or to order OraSoothe for your practice—simply contact your dental supply rep, call us at (800) 755-0044, or complete the form.  You may also click on any of the distributor logos below to link to their product catalogs.

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