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J Am Dent Assoc. 1983 Aug;107(2):253-6.

Dental erosion resulting from chewable vitamin C tablets.


A patient had severe dental erosion that was attributed primarily to the daily chewing of vitamin C tablets for three years. Tests were done to demonstrate the acidity of vitamin C tablets and the demineralization of enamel by a solution made with a tablet. The causes for dental erosion and the varying patterns of erosion are reviewed.

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