Benefits of Thymoquinone, a Nigella Sativa Extract in Preventing Dental Caries Initiation and Improving Gingival Health.

Alwafi, Hanadi.

Abstract: Background: Thymoquinone (TQ) has a variety of pharmacologic properties, including antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, and anti-oxidative activities. Because of these properties, TQ could play an important role in preventing caries initiation and gingivitis. The aim of this study is to evaluate the potential preventive effect of TQ on caries initiation through inhibition of plaque formatio... read more

Tufts University. School of Dental Medicine.
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