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The effectiveness of a toothpaste containing triclosan and polyvinyl-methyl ether maleic acid copolymer in improving plaque control and gingival health: a systematic review.
Reference: J Clin Periodontol. 2004 Dec;31(12):1029-33.
Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15560802

A meta-analysis of six-month studies of antiplaque and antigingivitis agents.
Reference: J Am Dent Assoc. 2006 Dec;137(12):1649-57.
Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17138709

The effectiveness of self-performed mechanical plaque control with triclosan containing dentifrices.
Reference: Int J Dent Hyg. 2005 Nov;3(4):192-204.
Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16451308

Triclosan/copolymer containing toothpastes for oral health.
Reference: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 12. Art. No.: CD010514. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010514.pub2 - See more at: http://summaries.cochrane.org/CD010514/triclosancopolymer-containing-toothpastes-for-oral-health#sthash.palv1lyL.dpuf
Abstract: http://summaries.cochrane.org/CD010514/triclosancopolymer-containing-toothpastes-for-oral-health

Comparison of triclosan and stannous fluoride dentifrices on parameters of gingival inflammation and plaque scores: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Reference: Int J Dent Hyg. 2014 Jun 19. doi: 10.1111/idh.12072. [Epub ahead of print]
Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24945592

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Triclosan-containing toothpastes reduce plaque and gingivitis.
Reference: Evid Based Dent. 2005;6(2):33.
Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16208383

Mouthrinses and dentifrices are effective antigingivitis and antiplaque agents.
Reference: J Evid Based Dent Pract. 2008 Mar;8(1):13-4.
Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18346694

Extent and quality of systematic review evidence related to minimum intervention in dentistry: essential oils, powered toothbrushes, triclosan, xylitol
Reference: Int Dent J 2011; 61: 179-92.
Abstract: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1875-595X.2011.00055.x/abstract

Triclosan produces statistically significant reduction in plaque, gingivitis and caries but not clinically important benefit
Reference: Evidence-Based Dentistry (2014) 15, 6–7.
Abstract: http://www.nature.com/ebd/journal/v15/n1/abs/6400980a.html?WT.ec_id=EBD-201403

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