For those who have trouble swallowing or oral dysfunction, oral swabs can help provide adequate oral hygiene by cleaning teeth, stimulating gums and freshening the mouth. The swabsticks are long sticks that include a foam head. They are known by several names such as foam swabs, mouth swabs, oral swabs and oral swabsticks. The most common brands are Toothette and Dynarex. Oral swabs are available unflavored or in flavors, such as mint or lemon.
Mint Flavored foam oral swabs treated with Mint Dentifrice by McKesson are individually wrapped, nonsterile mouth swabs. They're ideal for gentle cleaning or to moisten and refresh the mouth, teeth and gums.
Toothette® unflavored & untreated oral swabsticks from Sage Products are individually wrapped, nonsterile mouth swabs. They're ideal for quenching thirst when holding and drinking from a regular cup becomes difficult.