Splintek Inc, Lenexa, Kan, makers of SleepRight No-Boil Dental Guards, announced that its new SleepRight ProRx Custom Dental Guard is now available at Walmart stores in the United States. According to a press release from the company, this is the first major retailer to sell the dental guard.
The SleepRight ProRx Custom Dental Guard is made from moldable thermoplastic material that softens at 140° F. The average custom moldable dental guard uses boiling water at 212° F, according to the company. The SleepRight ProRx Custom Dental Guard is a full coverage dental guard that is fitted by pushing the warmed material around the teeth.
This dental guard also features a molar guide which centers the molars upon biting down, for better positioning and fit.