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Tuesday, August 4, 2015
Breastfeeding and teeth whitening
Is it safe to use teeth whitening products (Crest White Strips) while breastfeeding or while pregnant. I called P&G but they couldn`t tell me for sure.
I have seen nothing in the literature regarding the use of whitening products during pregnancy or lactation. I would suggest that you discuss this with your health care provider and your dentist.
Tina Weitkamp, RNC, MSN
Associate Professor of Clinical Nursing
College of Nursing
University of Cincinnati