Cleaning beneath the gum line is a little like cleaning a peanut butter jar. Even in the hands of an expert, traditional instruments can only go so far. Adding
(minocycline HCl) Microspheres, 1 mg to scaling and root planing (SRP) can take your treatment further.
It can get worse and cause damage if not treated.
It’s added to SRP to improve results.
You may be eligible for prescription coverage.
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ARESTIN® (minocycline HCl) Microspheres, 1mg is used in combination with scaling and root planing (SRP) procedures to treat patients with adult periodontitis (gum disease). ARESTIN® may be used as part of an overall oral health program that includes good brushing and flossing habits and SRP.