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What does it mean when the Anbesol gel turns white in your mouth after applying to sore area?

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Alph4bet5oup 1 day 7 hours ago

It has an ingredient that, once exposed to air or water, once it dries basocally..it kind will turn to a gummy paste. You'll see if you put some on your finger and wipe with a napkin, there will be sticky residue. This helps it stick to your teeth and other areas of application

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csm76 16 June 2017

I was wondering the same thing. I have been using a liquid generic Anbesol and when I pull the applicator out of my mouth after rubbing it on my gums it is chalky white, almost hardened. I didn't know if it was a reaction caused by oxygen or perhaps because it may be expired. Sometimes if I spit afterwards small "chunks" of white are present. I will be watching for an answer as well.. thanks for the question!

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Blakevictoria 25 Aug 2017

I also am having the same issue

kiwiaspartame 17 Sep 2017

Yoooo, Its been happening to me my whole life. I swish it around in me mouth, and whiteish tiny chunks always come out... the only thing I can think it is, is calcium. But who knows. Wish I had a legit answer.

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