Local anesthesia is harmful to baby teeth – the scientists

When performing dental procedures children typically apply local anaesthetic. Scientists within all the research shows: local anesthetics inhibit the growth of teeth and adversely affect the cell structure of bone tissue. This writes the Business Standard.

The researchers studied the effect of the most common local anesthetics on the fabric of the teeth of pigs. In addition, an experiment was conducted with cells in the pulp of permanent teeth of young people. Used popular drugs used in the UK, Switzerland and China.

Threat was large doses of painkillers, operating in a long time. As a result of the impact of disrupted mitochondria, the energy powerhouses of cells. Scientists plan to continue research in this direction. Note, parents should not be afraid to drive the children to the dentist. Advanced cases of tooth decay can have serious consequences and even loss of the tooth.

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