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Table 3 Release of chromium ions from SS wires at various time points

From: Release of nickel and chromium ions from orthodontic wires following the use of teeth whitening mouthwashes

  L&D O&D LB&D OB&D L&O L&LB L&OB O&LB O&OB OB&LB
1 h 0.16 0.85 0.16 0.85 0.03 1.00 0.03 0.03 1.00 0.03
6 h 0.02 0.70 0.05 0.96 0.003 0.96 0.05 0.008 0.35 0.14
24 h 0.02 0.06 0.13 0.9 0.00 0.82 0.06 0.001 0.02 0.28
168 h 0.003 0.003 0.01 0.001 0.00 0.82 0.82 0.00 0.00 0.28
  1. D distilled water, L Listerine, O Oral B, LB Listerine Advance White, OB Oral B 3D White Luxe