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Table 5 Release of nickel 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 0.00 0.88 0.00 0.002 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.007 0.001
6 h 0.00 0.7 0.00 0.02 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.008
24 h 0.00 1.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
168 h 0.00 0.03 0.42 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.97 0.42 0.00 0.00
  1. D distilled water, L Listerine, O Oral B, LB Listerine Advance White, OB Oral B 3D White Luxe