Ozone Therapy - A Boon to Dental Sciences

Authors

  • Talukdar Alpana
  • Kalim Ullah
  • Rabha Arup Kumar

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.37506/ijfmt.v15i2.14267

Keywords:

ozone; ozone therapy; dental application; oxidative agent.

Abstract

Ozone therapy has successfully being used in the medical field for the treatment of various diseases for more
than a decade. The versatility of ozone therapy, its unique properties like biocompatibility, antimicrobial,
anti-inflammatory, immunostimulant, non-invasive nature, atraumatic, relative absence of side effects or
adverse reactions, and better patient compliance were responsible for its widespread dental and medical use.
Ozone (O3) is used in dentistry as gas, ozonated water and as ozonated oils. This review of literature is an
attempt to summarize its therapeutic potential in dentistry

Author Biographies

Talukdar Alpana

Assistant Professor, Deptt. of Dentistry, Lakhimpur Medical College, Lakhimpur, Assam

Kalim Ullah

Assistant Professor,
Department of Dentistry, Tezpur Medical College, Tezpur, Assam

Rabha Arup Kumar

Associate Professor, Department of Dentistry,
Tezpur Medical College, Tezpur, Assam

Published

2021-03-24

How to Cite

Talukdar Alpana, Kalim Ullah, & Rabha Arup Kumar. (2021). Ozone Therapy - A Boon to Dental Sciences. Indian Journal of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology, 15(2), 47-51. https://doi.org/10.37506/ijfmt.v15i2.14267