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Biotene Oral Balance, Dry Mouth Moisturizing Gel 1.5 oz (42 g)

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Biotene Oral Balance, Dry Mouth Moisturizing Gel, 1.5 oz
 
4.1

(based on 151 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (90)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (29)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (9)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (8)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (15)

82%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (70)
  • Gentle on gums (37)
  • Easy to administer (34)
  • Effective (34)
  • No side effects (33)

Cons

  • Pricey (18)
  • Wears out quickly (16)
  • Not effective (8)
  • Tastes bad (4)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (48)
  • Everyday (15)
  • Prevent cavities (11)
  • Travel (11)
  • Bad breath (9)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Frequent user (73), Have medical condition (31), Elderly (7), Healthy adult (6), Caregiver (3)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Told my dentest it's the best $ can buy.

A lillte dab at night after I brush my teeth lasts all night. It is quite expensive, so I normally use less that advertised. I found that the smaller amount works just fine. ...Read complete review

A lillte dab at night after I brush my teeth lasts all night. It is quite expensive, so I normally use less that advertised. I found that the smaller amount works just fine. It took a little getting use to. Then it was like an old friend. Told my dentist this worked best, and lasted all night. Would recommend it to anyone who has dry mouth from meds.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Completely Changed Ingredients - USELESS

I have used this gel day and night for over 10 years and now they have ruined it. It is NOT a gel anymore - it is now runny, tastes bad, and is...Read complete review

I have used this gel day and night for over 10 years and now they have ruined it. It is NOT a gel anymore - it is now runny, tastes bad, and is also sweetened with sorbitol and xylitol (originally only contained xylitol). I do not know what I am going to do now that Biotene has made this USELESS to help with my dry mouth. Over the years I have tried many different brands and none were as effective as the ORIGINAL Biotene Dry Mouth Gel. I am now looking for something to replace this terrible product. I don't know why companies change good products - I suppose this change will make a bigger profit IF they do not lose all their customers. I have not even mentioned that it now also contains Propylparaben (a not so good for you preservative). I have not looked up all the new ingredients to see where they come from. Here is what is in the "new improved pH balance" Biotene Oral Balance Dry Mouth Gel: Glycerine, Water, Sorbitol, Xylitol, Carbomer, Hydroxyethyl Cellulose, Sodium Hydroxide, Propylparaben. The ingredients are VERY different, it is not a minor change. I wish they still offered the ORIGINAL. I can only hope I can find something from another company that will help my dry mouth.

Reviewed by 151 customers

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5.0

Can Not live Without It

By Bonnie

from Kewaunee, WI

describe yourself Have Medical Condition

See all my reviews

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Administer
  • Effective
  • No Side Effects
  • Prevents Swelling
  • Promotes Healing
  • Relieves Pain
  • Relieves Symptoms Fast

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Everyday

    Comments about Biotene Oral Balance, Dry Mouth Moisturizing Gel, 1.5 oz:

    none

     
    5.0

    Instant relief

    By mom

    from chicago

    describe yourself Have Medical Condition

    See all my reviews

    Pros

    • Easy To Administer
    • Effective
    • No Side Effects
    • Relieves Pain
    • Relieves Symptoms Fast

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Biotene Oral Balance, Dry Mouth Moisturizing Gel, 1.5 oz:

        Wish this came in a larger size.

         
        5.0

        continued buying

        By drbones

        from redmond, wa

        describe yourself Have Medical Condition

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Administer
        • Effective
        • No Side Effects
        • Relieves Symptoms Fast

        Cons

        • very expensive ! ! !

        Best Uses

          Comments about Biotene Oral Balance, Dry Mouth Moisturizing Gel, 1.5 oz:

          too pricy

           
          5.0

          Great Product

          By Tony D

          from Phoenix, AZ

          describe yourself Have Medical Condition

          See all my reviews

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Administer
          • Effective
          • No Side Effects

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Biotene Oral Balance, Dry Mouth Moisturizing Gel, 1.5 oz:

              I have dry mouth due to radiation treatment. I have used this product for about 5 years, along with other Biotene products. Being a gel, it lasts longer than liquids, which is why I use it during the night. I would recommend it highly.

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              I use it every night before bed and it helps my dry mouth!

              By Jojo14

              from St. Charles, Mo

              describe yourself Have Medical Condition

              See all my reviews

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Administer
              • Effective
              • No Side Effects
              • Relieves Symptoms Fast

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Everyday
                • Travel

                Comments about Biotene Oral Balance, Dry Mouth Moisturizing Gel, 1.5 oz:

                I have very dry mouth due to medications. Biotrust Gel helps my mouth feel better instantly and I sleep much better through the night. We also used it for my brother and mother when they were in the hospital and needed moisture in their mouth.

                 
                4.0

                good for nighttime dry mouth

                By paw

                from san diego

                describe yourself Have Medical Condition

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Administer
                • Effective
                • No Side Effects
                • Relieves Symptoms Fast

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about Biotene Oral Balance, Dry Mouth Moisturizing Gel, 1.5 oz:

                    none

                     
                    5.0

                    Great For Dry Mouth

                    By Bonnie

                    from Kewaunee, WI

                    describe yourself Have Medical Condition

                    See all my reviews

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Easy To Administer
                    • Effective
                    • No Side Effects
                    • Relieves Pain
                    • Relieves Symptoms Fast

                    Cons

                    • Price

                    Best Uses

                    • Everyday

                    Comments about Biotene Oral Balance, Dry Mouth Moisturizing Gel, 1.5 oz:

                    Use it everyday

                     
                    5.0

                    I would buy this product again

                    By none

                    from Ssouthampton, Pa.

                    describe yourself Caregiver

                    See all my reviews

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Easy To Administer
                    • No Side Effects
                    • Promotes Healing
                    • Relieves Pain
                    • Relieves Symptoms Fast

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                        Comments about Biotene Oral Balance, Dry Mouth Moisturizing Gel, 1.5 oz:

                        Use at any time to help relive dry mouth...use at bedtime to protect teeth and gums

                        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        5.0

                        Great night time protection for people with dry mouth

                        By none

                        from Ssouthampton, Pa.

                        describe yourself Caregiver

                        See all my reviews

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Easy To Administer
                        • Effective
                        • No Side Effects
                        • Prevents Swelling
                        • Promotes Healing
                        • Relieves Symptoms Fast

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Everyday

                          Comments about Biotene Oral Balance, Dry Mouth Moisturizing Gel, 1.5 oz:

                          Serve as a aide in dry mouth (Sjogren patiences) especially at bedtime keeps mouth moist during the night and protects gum and mouth tissues

                           
                          5.0

                          I would buy this product again.

                          By Talia

                          from Beersheba, Israel

                          describe yourself Healthy Adult

                          See all my reviews

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Easy To Administer
                          • Effective
                          • No Side Effects
                          • Relieves Symptoms Fast

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • Dry Mouth At Night

                            Comments about Biotene Oral Balance, Dry Mouth Moisturizing Gel, 1.5 oz:

                            Apply small quantity on tongue at night before bed. Alleviates dry mouth in the morning.

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