International Journal of Clinical Pediatric Dentistry

Register      Login

VOLUME 8 , ISSUE 1 ( January-April, 2015 ) > List of Articles

RESEARCH ARTICLE

Effect of Soft Drinks and Fresh Fruit Juice on Surface Roughness of Commonly used Restorative Materials

Prabha Devi C Maganur, V Satish, AR Prabhakar, Srinivas Namineni

Keywords : Soft drinks and fresh fruit juice, surface roughness, Restorative material

Citation Information : Devi C Maganur P, Satish V, Prabhakar A, Namineni S. Effect of Soft Drinks and Fresh Fruit Juice on Surface Roughness of Commonly used Restorative Materials. Int J Clin Pediatr Dent 2015; 8 (1):1-5.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10005-1274

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 01-04-2015

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2015; The Author(s).


Abstract

In this in vitro study, the effects of a Cola drink, and fresh fruit juice (citrus) on the surface roughness on flowable composite and resin-modified glass ionomer cement (RMGIC) each was evaluated and compared. Using a brass mold 70 pellets each of flowable composite (Filtek™ Flow) and RMGIC tricure restorative material were prepared according to the manufacturer's instructions. Two groups (groups I and II) were formed containing 30 pellets of each material. Remaining 10 pellets of each restorative material did form the control group [water (group III)]. Experimental group pellets were again divided into three subgroups (mild, moderate and severe) containing 10 pellets each and were kept in plastic containers with 30 ml Cola drink (group I) and fresh fruit juice (group II) respectively. Immersion regime was followed according to Maupome G et al. Baseline and final surface roughness (Ra) value for each pellet was evaluated using a profilometer. Statistical analysis was done with Wilcoxon's signed rank test and analysis of variance (ANOVA) followed by Mann-Whitney test. Results showed that the erosive effect of both Cola drink and fresh fruit juice caused significant surface roughness on both flowable composite and RMGIC restorative materials in the mild, moderate and severe immersion regimes. How to cite this article: Maganur P, Satish V, Prabhakar AR, Namineni S. Effect of Soft Drinks and Fresh Fruit Juice on Surface Roughness of Commonly used Restorative Materials. Int J Clin Pediatr Dent 2015;8(1):1-5.


PDF Share
  1. Imfeld T. Dental erosion, definition, classification and links. Eur J Oral Sci 1996;104(2):151-155.
  2. Scheutzel P. Etiology of dental erosion, intrinsic factors. Eur J Oral Sci 1996;104(2):178-190.
  3. Jensdottir T, Bardow A, Holbrook P. Properties and modification of soft drinks in relation to their erosive potential in vitro. J Dent 2005;33(7):569-575.
  4. Dincer B, Hazar S, Sen BH. Scanning electron microscope study of the effects of soft drinks on etched and sealed enamel. Am J Orthod Dentofac Orthop 2002;122(2):135-134.
  5. Johnsson AK, Ligström P, Birkhed D. Comparison of factors potentially related to the occurrence of dental erosion in high and low-erosion groups. Eur J Oral Sci 2002;110(3):204-211.
  6. Grando LJ, Tames DR, Cardoso AC, Gabilan NH. In vitro study of enamel erosion caused by soft drinks and lemon juice in deciduous teeth analyzed by stereomicroscopy and scanning electron microscopy. Caries Res 1996;30(5):373-378.
  7. Smith AJ, Shaw L. Baby fruit juices and tooth erosion. Br Dent J 1987;162(2):65-67.
  8. Badra VV, Faroni JJ, Ramos RP, Palma-Dibb RG. Influences of different beverages on the microhardness and surface roughness of resin composites. Oper Dent 2005;30(2):213-219.
  9. Folwanczny M, Loher C, Mehl A, Kunzelmann KH, Hinkel. Tooth colored filling materials for the restoration of cervical lesions: a 24-month follow-up study. Oper Dent 2000;25(4): 251-258.
  10. Maupome G, Diez-de-Bonvilla J, Torres-Villasenor G, Andrade-delgado LC, Castano VM. In vitro quantitative assessment of enamel microhardness after exposure to eroding immersion in a Cola drink. Caries Res 1998;32(2): 148-153.
  11. Nunn JH. Prevalence of dental erosion and implications for oral health. Eur J Oral Sci 1996;104(2):156-161.
  12. Larsen MJ, Nyvad B. Enamel erosion by some drinks and orange juices relatively to their pH buffering effects and contents of calcium phosphate. Caries Res 1999;33(1):81-87.
  13. Rytömaa I, Meurman JH, Koskinen J, Laakso T, Gharazi L, Turunen R. In vitro erosion of bovine enamel caused by acidic drinks and other food stuffs. Scand J Dent Res 1988;96(4): 324-333.
  14. Tahmassebi JF, Duggal MS. The effect of different methods of drinking on the pH of dental plaque in vivo. Int J Pediatr Dent 1997;7(4):249-254.
  15. Tahmassebi JF, Duggal MS, Malik-Kotru G, Curzon MEJ. Soft drinks and dental health: a review of the literature. J Dent 2005;36:1-10.
  16. Gladys S, Meerbeek BV, Bream M, Lambrechets P. Comparative physiomechanical characterization of new hybrid restorative material with conventional glass ionomer and resin composite restoration material. J Dent Res 1997;76:883-894.
  17. Kubo S, Yokota H, Hayashi Y. Microleakage of cervical cavities restored with flowable composites. Am J Dent 2004; 17(1):33-37.
  18. Groeningnen VG, Jonngebloed W, Arends J. Composite degradation in vivo. Dent Mater 1986;2(5):225-227.
  19. Meurman JH, Harkonen M, Naveri H, Torkko H. Experimental sport drinks with minimal dental erosion effect. Scand J Dent Res 1990;98(2):120-128.
  20. Rugg-Gunn AJ, Mggurie A, Gordon PH, Mc Cabe JF, Stephenson G. Comparison of erosion of dental enamel by four drinks using an intraoral appliance. Caries Res 1998; 32(5):337-343.
  21. Abu-Bakr N, Han L, Okamoto A, Iwaku M. Changes in the mechanical properties and surface texture of compomer immersed in various media. J Prosthet Dent 2000;84(4): 444-452.
  22. Yap AUJ, Low JS, Ong LFKL. Effect of simulating liquids on the surface characteristics of composite and polyacidmodified composite restoratives. Oper Dent 2000;25(3):170-176.
  23. Mohammed-Tahir MA, Yap AUJ. Effects of pH on the surface texture of glass ionomer based containing restorative materials. Oper Dent 2004;29(5):586-591.
PDF Share
PDF Share

© Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) LTD.