Recruitment

Recruitment Status
Unknown status

Inclusion Criterias

The subjects had not taken antibiotics for at least 6 weeks before saliva sampling or during the experimental period.
All the patients are at the end of leveling and alignment stage.
All subjects used a fluoride dentifrice twice a day.
...
The subjects had not taken antibiotics for at least 6 weeks before saliva sampling or during the experimental period.
All the patients are at the end of leveling and alignment stage.
All subjects used a fluoride dentifrice twice a day.
All patients will be given good oral hygiene instruction at the first visit.
Fixed orthodontic treatment.
Patients' age range from 18-30 years.
Initial bacterial count indicates high caries risk.

Exclusion Criterias

Removable orthodontic treatment.
Initial bacterial count indicates low caries risk.
Patients' age more or less then the age range specified.
...
Removable orthodontic treatment.
Initial bacterial count indicates low caries risk.
Patients' age more or less then the age range specified.
Subjects that have taken antibiotics for at least 6 weeks before saliva sampling.
Patients at early stages of leveling and alignment.

Summary

Conditions
  • Dental Caries
  • Orthodontic Appliance Complication
Type
Interventional
Phase
Phase 1
Design
  • Allocation: N/A
  • Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
  • Masking: None (Open Label)
  • Primary Purpose: Prevention

Participation Requirements

Age
Between 18 years and 30 years
Gender
Both males and females

Inclusion Criterias

The subjects had not taken antibiotics for at least 6 weeks before saliva sampling or during the experimental period.
All the patients are at the end of leveling and alignment stage.
All subjects used a fluoride dentifrice twice a day.
...
The subjects had not taken antibiotics for at least 6 weeks before saliva sampling or during the experimental period.
All the patients are at the end of leveling and alignment stage.
All subjects used a fluoride dentifrice twice a day.
All patients will be given good oral hygiene instruction at the first visit.
Fixed orthodontic treatment.
Patients' age range from 18-30 years.
Initial bacterial count indicates high caries risk.

Exclusion Criterias

Removable orthodontic treatment.
Initial bacterial count indicates low caries risk.
Patients' age more or less then the age range specified.
...
Removable orthodontic treatment.
Initial bacterial count indicates low caries risk.
Patients' age more or less then the age range specified.
Subjects that have taken antibiotics for at least 6 weeks before saliva sampling.
Patients at early stages of leveling and alignment.

Tracking Information

NCT #
NCT02001311
Collaborators
Not Provided
Investigators
  • Principal Investigator: Samar M Al-Bazi King Abdulaziz University
  • Samar M Al-Bazi King Abdulaziz University