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LISTERINE® SMART RINSE® (Mint Shield®, Berry Shield®, Fab Bubble Gum™, Bubble Blast®)

Johnson & Johnson Healthcare Products Print
ADA Seal Statement 
"The ADA Council on Scientific Affairs’ Acceptance of LISTERINE® SMART RINSE® (Mint Shield®, Berry Shield®, Fab Bubble Gum™, Bubble Blast®) is based on its finding that the product is effective in helping to prevent and reduce tooth decay, when used as directed."
Product Images 
Image: LISTERINE<sup>&reg;</sup> SMART RINSE<sup>&reg;</sup> (Mint Shield<sup>&reg;</sup>, Berry Shield<sup>&reg;</sup>, Fab Bubble Gum™, Bubble Blast<sup>&reg;</sup>) Image: LISTERINE<sup>&reg;</sup> SMART RINSE<sup>&reg;</sup> (Mint Shield<sup>&reg;</sup>, Berry Shield<sup>&reg;</sup>, Fab Bubble Gum™, Bubble Blast<sup>&reg;</sup>) Image: LISTERINE<sup>&reg;</sup> SMART RINSE<sup>&reg;</sup> (Mint Shield<sup>&reg;</sup>, Berry Shield<sup>&reg;</sup>, Fab Bubble Gum™, Bubble Blast<sup>&reg;</sup>)
Basis for Acceptance 
A company earns the ADA Seal for its product by providing evidence that meets the ADA criteria for safety and efficacy.  The ADA Council on Scientific Affairs carefully evaluates the evidence according to the Guidelines for Participation in the ADA’s Seal of Acceptance Program.  In addition, requirements for this product category include but are not limited to the following criteria:
  • Clinical studies in humans
  • Laboratory studies to determine the amount of available fluoride. These tests were also conducted in ADA labs
Brief Description of Product, Indications and Directions for Use 
  • Available in Berry Shield, Mint Shield, Barbie Fab Bubble Gum, Phineas and Ferb Bubble Blast
  • Aids in prevention of dental cavities
  • Adults and children 6 years of age and older:  use twice a day after brushing with a toothpaste
  • Remove cap and hold bottle upright.  Fill to 10 ml line by squeezing the front and back (not sides) of the bottle.  Stop squeezing.  Excess liquid will drain back into the bottle.  Pour in a cup.
  • Vigorously swish 10 ml of rinse between your teeth for 1 minute and then spit out.
  • Do not swallow the rinse
  • Replace cap promptly after use
  • Do not eat or drink for 30 minutes after rinsing
  • Instruct children under 12 years of age in good rinsing habits (to minimize swallowing)
  • Supervise children as necessary until capable of using without supervision
  • Children under 6 years of age: Consult a dentist or doctor
Ingredients 
Active Ingredients:
Sodium Fluoride 0.02% (0.01% w/v fluoride ion) for anticavity

Inactive Ingredients:
Common ingredients: Water, sorbitol solution, flavors, phosphoric acid, sucralose, cetylpyridinium chloride, dibasic sodium phosphate-----Berry: FD&C red no. 40, FD&C green no. 3 or Mint: FD&C yellow no. 6, FD&C blue no. 1 or Bubblegum: D&C red no. 33 or Bubble Blast: FD&C blue no. 1, FD&C green no. 3
Label Warnings 
Keep out of reach of children. If more than used for rinsing is accidentally swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away
Company Information 
Additional information about the product, including whether coupons or promotions are available, is available on the company's web site.
Johnson & Johnson Healthcare Products Division of McNEIL-PPC, Inc. 199 Grandview Road Skillman, NJ 08558-9418 Ph: 888-222-0182 www.jnj.com