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3M™ Scotchbond™ Universal Plus Adhesive Unit Doses L-Pop

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First radiopaque universal adhesive reducing the risk of X-ray misdiagnosis and overtreatment

Bonds and seals caries-affected dentin to support minimally invasive dentistry

Gold standard adhesion to all dental substrates without separate primers, silanes or activators

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  • First radiopaque universal adhesive reducing the risk of X-ray misdiagnosis and overtreatment
  • Bonds and seals caries-affected dentin to support minimally invasive dentistry
  • Gold standard adhesion to all dental substrates without separate primers, silanes or activators
  • Full dual and self-cure compatibility
  • BPA derivative-free formulation
  • Fully aligned two-component system with 3M™ RelyX™ Universal Resin Cement
  • Virtually no post-operative sensitivity* *3M Internal data
  • Suitable for all direct and indirect bonding indications and all etching techniques
  • Available in a streamlined flip-top vial (up to 200 applications) or unit dose for efficient hygiene management

3M™ Scotchbond™ Universal Plus Adhesive offers all the benefits of its predecessor and adds greater control and predictability. It provides gold standard adhesion to all dental substrates, bonds and seals caries-affected dentin to support minimally invasive dentistry and has virtually no post-op sensitivity.* It is also the first universal adhesive with dentin-like radiopacity. *3M Internal data

Photo of gloved hand using the flip-top vial dispenser to dispense a drop of adhesive with a plus  sign in a circle overlayed over the drop and a translucent side profile of the dispenser

3M™ Scotchbond™ Universal Plus Adhesive

The original, now better than ever!

3M™ Scotchbond™ Universal Plus Adhesive is suitable for all direct and indirect bonding procedures and all etching techniques. Plus, it offers full dual and self-cure compatibility without a separate dual-cure activator. This award-winning dental adhesive provides gold-standard adhesion to all dental and restorative substrates and even bonds to and seals caries-affected dentin.

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    Added radiopacity.

    Radiolucency under an existing restoration can lead to misdiagnosis – and potentially invasive overtreatment. Scotchbond Universal Plus Adhesive is the first universal adhesive with dentin-like radiopacity, helping to overcome this issue.

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    Bonds & seals caries-affected dentin.

    Scotchbond Universal Plus Adhesive gives you confidence when performing minimally invasive preparations because it has the same high bond strength to caries-affected dentin as to sound dentin.

    In addition to the excellent quality of restoration margins, it seals caries-affected dentin by forming a well-defined, void-free hybrid layer.

  • Icon of a flip-top vial dispenser with number one on the side
    One-bottle system.

    Available in unit dose or vial delivery, Scotchbond Universal Plus Adhesive is a true one-bottle system, with no need for a separate primer or silane. Plus, it offers full dual and self-cure compatibility without a separate dual-cure activator.

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    Virtually no post-operative sensitivity.*

    99% of dentists reported that Scotchbond Universal Plus Adhesive shows virtually no post-operative sensitivity,* just like its predecessor.

    *Field evaluation with 309 dentists and over 20,000 applications.

Scotchbond Universal Plus Adhesive is available in a new streamlined vial with smooth surfaces and in a unit dose for efficient hygiene management. The dental adhesive is part of a fully aligned two-component system with 3M™ RelyX™ Universal Resin Cement. Free of BPA derivatives like BisGMA, it enables a dental restoration therapy entirely based on BPA derivative-free formulations when combined with 3M™ Filtek™ One Bulk Fill Restorative, 3M™ Filtek™ Universal Restorative or 3M™ RelyX™ Universal Resin Cement.

View clinical cases to explore the universality of 3M™ Scotchbond™ Universal Plus Adhesive in action.

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    Total-etch adhesive bonding of a glass ceramic veneer and self-adhesive cementation of a zirconia crown.

    Clinical case and photo by Dr. Paulo Monteiro, Portugal.

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    Selective-etch adhesive cementation of chairside CAD/CAM glass ceramic inlays.

    Clinical case and photo by Dr. Stergios Zafiriadis, Switzerland.

  • Photo of adhesive being applied to bridge
    Self-adhesive cementation of a 6-unit anterior zirconia bridge.

    Clinical case and photo by Dr. Andreas W. Benecke, Germany.

  • Photo of adhesive being applied to crown
    Self-adhesive post cementation, adhesive core build-up and self-adhesive crown cementation.

    Clinical case and photo by Dr. Giuseppe Chiodera, Italy

Suggested applications
  • Direct indication: Bonding for all methacrylate-based light, dual, and self-cure composite and compomer filling materials
  • Indirect indication: Intraoral repair of composite restorations, porcelain fused to metal, and all-ceramic restorations without extra primer
  • Sealing of cavities and preparation of tooth stumps prior to temporary cementation of indirect restorations
  • Direct indication: Root surface desensitization
  • Direct indication: Bonding of methacrylate-based fissure sealants
  • Direct indication: Protective varnish for glass ionomer fillings
  • Direct indication: Repair of composite and compomer fillings
  • Direct indication: Sealing of cavities prior to placement of amalgam restorations
  • Indirect indication: Cementation of indirect restorations in combination with 3M™ RelyX™ Universal Resin Cement and other resin cements (follow applicable Instructions for Use)
  • Indirect indication: Bonding for all methacrylate-based light, self, and dual-cure core build-up materials and cements
  • Indirect indication: Cementation of veneers when combined with 3M™ RelyX™ Veneer Cement

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