Triclosan in toothpaste is dangerous for health

The staff of the University of Massachusetts (USA) found in toothpaste feature, which this hygienic product can accept hazardous to health. Scientists have discovered that contained in toothpaste triclosan particles are capable for a long time remain after brushing on the brush.

Experts from the University of Massachusetts stated: contained in toothpaste triclosan molecules are not washed off completely, and remain on the bristles of toothbrushes. Thus, according to the researchers, a person is “exposed to triclosan in unregulated doses that can be very dangerous to health.

Regarding this component of toothpaste from the side of science have repeatedly sounded warnings. Triclosan has strong antibacterial and antifungal effect, and in the composition of the toothpaste it protects the mouth from germs. However, it is dangerous because it can cause a rise in bacterial resistance to antibiotics.

In addition, previously conducted research has found triclosan dangerous ability to damage liver cells. His action related to the development of colon cancer.

This time, specialists have reported that molecules of triclosan from the toothpaste stay on the brush for another 2 weeks after use. Now scientists have to figure out how much triclosane it can permeate into the body, and inwhat it as this can be hazardous to health.

Earlier Magicforum wrote about why products with triclosan according to some issledovatelskoe “kill” the cells of the body.