Are Antacids Bad For Your Teeth?
We have previously discussed the negative effects of acid reflux on dental health here. Chewing antacid tablets are a quick and convenient method to help with symptoms of upset stomach and heartburn, but there can also be dental side-effects that you may not be aware of. Antacids can cause dry mouth, which can limit your saliva’s ability to neutralize acids in the mouth and wash away food debris. Antacids often contain sucrose or glucose liquid (SUGAR!!) which can result in t