November 2020

Mouthwash May Help to Kill COVID-19, Study Indicates

Scientists at Cardiff University exposed coronavirus to mouthwash in a lab. Within 30 seconds, the virus was destroyed.If these positive results are reflected in Cardiff University's clinical trial, .., Dr Claydon, a specialist periodontologist, via BBC.... CPC-based mouthwashes... could become an important addition to people's routine, together with hand washing, physical distancing and wearing masks, both now and in the future, Dr Claydon, a specialist periodontologist, via BBC.The study has not yet been peer reviewed, .but a clinical trial will soon be conducted to gauge whether mouthwash reduces levels of the virus in the saliva of COVID-19 patients.We need to understand if the effect of over-the-counter mouthwashes on the Covid-19 virus achieved in the laboratory can be reproduced in patients, Prof. David Thomas, Cardiff University, via BBC.