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Research Article

Clinical and Microbiological Evaluation of Brazilian Red Propolis Containing-Dentifrice in Orthodontic Patients: A Randomized Clinical Trial

Table 1

Reduction in the number of colony-forming units (CFU) of Gram-negative bacteria and S. mutans in the saliva samples verified on the groups.

ToothpasteD0D28 valueaΔ valueb

Dilution 1 : 10
GramG10.95 ± 0.631.42 ± 0.790.0010.47 ± 0.78<0.001
G21.17 ± 0.620.56 ± 0.52<0.001−0.60 ± 0.54
S. mutansG11.06 ± 0.621.06 ± 0.830.8690.01 ± 0.730.001
G20.99 ± 0.620.46 ± 0.46<0.001−0.54 ± 0.58
Dilution 1 : 100
GramG10.97 ± 0.681.44 ± 0.830.0050.46 ± 0.88<0.001
G21.22 ± 0.550.60 ± 0.50<0.001−0.61 ± 0.55
S. mutansG10.95 ± 0.531.05 ± 0.820.421−0.02 ± 0.230.019
G20.87 ± 0.580.58 ± 0.260.0020.12 ± 0.33

aWilxocon test; bMann–Whitney test (mean ± DP). Measured as CFU (log10).

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