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desensitizer

[dē′sen·sə‚tīz·ər]
(graphic arts)
A substance whose main ingredient is a gum and is used for rendering the nonimage portions of a lithographic plate nonreceptive to ink.
A chemical used in photography to decrease the color sensitivity of a photographic emulsion.
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Impressively, 92% of the evaluators said they probably or definitely would buy Gluma Desensitizer PowerGel for their practice.
Gluma Desensitizer PowerGel by Heraeus is one such product.
12 /PRNewswire/ -- Nuline Pharmaceuticals, LLC, following up on its 2010 launch of REME--SENSE(TM) (dipotassium oxalate 3%) TOOTH DESENSITIZER, now has expanded its pipeline to include Amerisource Bergen, Cardinal Health and McKesson Drug.
July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Nuline Pharmaceuticals, LLC announces the introduction of REMESENSE(TM) (dipotassium oxalate 3%) TOOTH DESENSITIZER, an Rx Class II medical device now available in the U.
However, many are also "seeing stars" as a side effect, as a recent survey conducted for new Orajel(R) Advanced Tooth Desensitizer reveals that whitening procedures are among the common triggers for heightened dentinal hypersensitivity.
However, the increased sales of advanced whitening treatments containing desensitizers have had a detrimental effect on sales of sensitivity products given that consumers no longer need to purchase additional sensitivity products.
The stimulants are largely of the amphetamine family; while the anesthetics are primarily local tissue desensitizers like benzocaine.
The goal of the work supported by this research grant is to discover selective nicotinic receptor desensitizers that can be developed into new treatments for nicotine addiction with higher efficacy than currently available treatments.
The toothpastes also have higher levels of fluoride and desensitizers, as well as white cranberry extract to prevent the adhesion of bacteria that are known to cause periodontal disease.
Universal bonding agent eliminates the need to purchase multiple adhesive systems thus eliminating the need for other products such as silane or desensitizers and guarantees the freshness of the adhesive.