Fresh Guard™ by Efferdent™ Soak recently received the American Dental Association (ADA) Council on Scientific Affairs’ Seal of Acceptance, designating the product as safe and effective for use in cleaning oral devices, including retainers, mouth guards, clear braces, and other removable braces.

Products submitted for the ADA Seal of Acceptance are reviewed by more than 125 consultants, including members of the ADA’s Council on Scientific Affairs and ADA staff scientists. According to the company, Fresh Guard Soak was awarded the Seal because of its effectiveness in removing stains without adversely affecting the dental appliance. The ADA Council on Scientific Affairs’ Acceptance of Fresh Guard™ Soak is based on its finding that the product is effective for use in cleaning removable prostheses, when used as directed.

Fresh Guard Soak is formulated to clean mouth guards, retainers, and clear braces. According to the company, it kills 99.9% of odor-causing bacteria, removes build-up of mouth film, and reduces yellowing and stains, without damaging oral devices.

Fresh Guard™ Soak by Efferdent™ is available now at drug, grocery, mass, and other retailers nationwide.