For Professionals

General Info

For healthcare professionals
IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION
PerioChip® should not be used in any patient who has a known sensitivity to chlorhexidine. Anaphylaxis, as well as serious allergic reactions, have been reported during postmarketing use with dental products containing chlorhexidine.

Diagnosis

Clinical Symptoms
  • Periodontal pockets more than 5mm in depth (PD)
  • Radiological evidence of bone loss (CAL)
Can be accompained by
  • Bleeding and/or bleeding upon probing (BOP)
  • Mobility of tooth
  • Signs of inflammation around gums (red and swollen gums)
  • Plaque (PI)

PerioChip®(Chlorhexidine Gluconate) 2.5mg is indicated as an adjunct to scaling and root planing procedure for reduction of pocket depth in patients with adult periodontitis. PerioChip® may be used as a part of periodontal maintenance program which includes good oral hygiene and scaling and root planing.PerioChip® has not been studied to have an effect on all symptoms of adult periodontitis.