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What Does the Bottle Have to Do with Worn, Crooked Teeth?

Today’s PSA: Did you know that sometimes things in your medicine cabinet have a side effect of clenching and grinding? The most often talked about are in the SSRI family sometimes prescribed for anxiety, one very popular class of drug that you may not know about are “statins.” Please don’t make changes to your medication without consulting your doctor but check your mouth for signs shifting and worn teeth, cracked or broken teeth, gum problems, TMJ / uncomfortable jaw and consider talking to your health professional to avoid a dental side effect of a side effect.

Dr. Maruko is an orthodontist practicing in Anaheim Hills with a lifetime interest in health and wellness.

Contact our office to schedule your complimentary appointment with Dr. Maruko today!


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