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Rinse, Oral, Antibacterial (By Physical Means)

Page Type
Product Code
Definition
Antibacterial oral rinse that is used as an aid in the treatment of gingivitis, acting by physical rather than chemical means. The rinse works by coating tooth and tissue surfaces, providing a positive charge that reduces bacterial adhesion.
Regulation Medical Specialty
Dental
Review Panel
Dental
Submission Type
510(K)
Device Classification
Class 2
Regulation Number
872.5580
GMP Exempt?
No
Summary Malfunction Reporting
Eligible
Implanted Device
No
Life-Sustain/Support Device
No
Third Party Review
Third Party Eligible

CFR § 872.5580 Oral rinse to reduce the adhesion of dental plaque

§ 872.5580 Oral rinse to reduce the adhesion of dental plaque.

(a) Identification. The device is assigned the generic name oral rinse to reduce the adhesion of dental plaque and is identified as a device intended to reduce the presence of bacterial plaque on teeth and oral mucosal surfaces by physical means. The device type includes those devices that act by reducing the attachment and inhibiting the growth of bacterial plaque.

(b) Classification. Class II (special controls). The special control is FDA's guidance document entitled “Class II Special Controls Guidance Document: Oral Rinse to Reduce the Adhesion of Dental Plaque.” See § 872.1(e) for the availability of this guidance document.

[70 FR 55028, Sept. 20, 2005]

Rinse, Oral, Antibacterial (By Physical Means)

Page Type
Product Code
Definition
Antibacterial oral rinse that is used as an aid in the treatment of gingivitis, acting by physical rather than chemical means. The rinse works by coating tooth and tissue surfaces, providing a positive charge that reduces bacterial adhesion.
Regulation Medical Specialty
Dental
Review Panel
Dental
Submission Type
510(K)
Device Classification
Class 2
Regulation Number
872.5580
GMP Exempt?
No
Summary Malfunction Reporting
Eligible
Implanted Device
No
Life-Sustain/Support Device
No
Third Party Review
Third Party Eligible

CFR § 872.5580 Oral rinse to reduce the adhesion of dental plaque

§ 872.5580 Oral rinse to reduce the adhesion of dental plaque.

(a) Identification. The device is assigned the generic name oral rinse to reduce the adhesion of dental plaque and is identified as a device intended to reduce the presence of bacterial plaque on teeth and oral mucosal surfaces by physical means. The device type includes those devices that act by reducing the attachment and inhibiting the growth of bacterial plaque.

(b) Classification. Class II (special controls). The special control is FDA's guidance document entitled “Class II Special Controls Guidance Document: Oral Rinse to Reduce the Adhesion of Dental Plaque.” See § 872.1(e) for the availability of this guidance document.

[70 FR 55028, Sept. 20, 2005]