Each MouthEze oral cleanser is designed to and is suitable to be reused for up to 24 hours with an individual patient. It can be cleaned between uses under running water and left upright to air dry in the convenient drying stand which accompanies it.
MouthEze is ergonomically designed to cleanser the mouth. It has been assessed and tested with a wide range of patient groups:Older people, people living with dementia, patients with neurological conditions such as Stroke, cancer therapy patients, people with learning disability and patients in specialised intensive care units.
The cone shaped head and smooth rounded filaments soothe the soft tissues when cleansing the oral musosa and by applying a rotating action MouthEze can collect debris as it cleans. It can be used on a wide range of people including people with no natural teeth.
MouthEze is suitable for use in hospitals, care, nursing and residential homes, hospices, community health and social service teams and dental practices.
Unlike brushes, MouthEze cleans the tissues and collects debris simultaneously. unlike sponge swabs, the cleaning head of MouthEze will not detach and form a safety hazard.
MouthEze can be used safely with vantilated pateints at risk of contracting pneumonia (VAP). MouthEze is for those people who dependent or require assistance for mouth care and for people where conventional methods i.e. toothbrushes and sponge swabs are not suitable.
MouthEze can be used wet or dry to;
- Lubricate the lips, tongue and soft tissues inside the mouth with water, water based gels and mouth rinses
- Remove sticky tenacious secretions, crusty plugs on the palate and stringy saliva following cancer therapy treatment. Or remove any retained food and debris from the mouth.
- Aid oral desensitisation for patients with special requirement and learning disabilities.
- Clean coated tongues.
MouthEze is NOT designed to clean teeth. Use a toothbrush and toothpaste.