3M™ Astringent Retraction Paste, 56900 Series

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  • The extra fine tip fits directly into the sulcus.
  • Enables a clean, dry sulcus and robust hemostasis.
  • Hygienic unit-dose capsule.
  • Versus dental retraction cords:
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Catalog Number
56944, 56945
Delivery System
Capsule
Impression Type
Gingival Retraction
Details
  • The extra fine tip fits directly into the sulcus.
  • Enables a clean, dry sulcus and robust hemostasis.
  • Hygienic unit-dose capsule.
  • Versus dental retraction cords:
  • Convenient and time-saving retraction process: up to 50% faster than using dental retraction cords
  • Lower risk of hemorrhage compared to dental retraction cords.
  • Better interproximal access due to capsule’s extra-fine tip.
  • Compatible with most composite dispensers.
  • Easy access into the sulcus.
  • Better interproximal access due to capsule’s extra-fine tip.
  • Compatible with most composite dispensers.

Get easy access to the sulcus with 3M™ Astringent Retraction Paste patented extra fine tip. The retraction paste dispenses easily using common composite dispensers and effectively deflects marginal gingiva.

NOTE: The content of one unit dose capsule is sufficient to treat up to three teeth. The capsules are for single use and must not be used on more than one patient.

Suggested Applications

  • 3M™ Astringent Retraction Paste is indicated for the temporary tissue retraction of the marginal gingiva to provide a dry sulcus when the periodontium is healthy, such as:
  • taking impressions (material-based or digital)
  • preparation of temporary casts
  • preparation of Class II and V fillings.The product must not be used in patients suffering from a diseased periodontium, open furcations or exposed bone.
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