Probiotic are living microbes that influence health of host(human body) when taken in adequate number.
Traditionally probiotic are used for treating gastrointestinal infections and diseases but certain studies have proven that these are helpful for oral health also. It also increases life time of prosthesis by inhibiting adhesion of unwanted microbes.
Some studies suggest that products containing probiotic decrease bacteria in mouth, prevent cavities, gingivitis bad breadth and cancer.
GOOD BACTERIA present in oral probiotic create biofilm that replace bad bacteria. It helps in Altering ph of mouth stopping cavity growth. Best dental probiotics are L.ACIDOPHILUS, L PARACASEI, L.SALIVARIS.