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What is the most effective tooth whitener for sensitive

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What is the most effective tooth whitener for sensitive teeth? Does swooshing a shot of apple cider vinegar before swallowing hurt your enamel? How much citrus is too much as far as your teeth are concerned. I like to add lemon or lime juice to my smoothies.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Rick, MD replied 1 year ago.

Hi. Dr Rick here. I completed an Internal medicine internship in NYC and have two decades of clinical experience. How can I assist you today?

Expert:  Dr. Rick, MD replied 1 year ago.

No, apple cider vinegar will not hurt your enamel.

You can safely add as much lemon and lime juice as you want to your smoothies.

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
What is the most effective whitener for sensitive teeth? Or do all whiteners including sensitive professional ones, like I get from my dentist hurt your teeth to prove there working!?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Also, no it doesnt make sense to me. I have read in magazines that lemons weaken your enamel and becareful how much you have. Does that mean its not true?