Review Article
Volume 20 Issue 2 - 2021
A ‘Gutta Percha Based Endodontic Sealer’ with an Excellent Flow: Gutta Flow
Harpreet Singh1* and Amanpreet Singh2
1Head, BJS Research Institute, Professor, Department of Endodontics, BJS Dental College, Hospital and Research Institute, Ludhiana, India
2Associate Professor, Department of Pedodontics, BJS Dental College, Hospital and Research Institute, Ludhiana, India
*Corresponding Author: Harpreet Singh, Head, BJS Research Institute, Professor, Department of Endodontics, BJS Dental College, Hospital and Research Institute, Ludhiana, India.
Received: November 16, 2020; Published: January 30, 2021




Abstract

The success of endodontic therapy relies on multiple contributing factors, with each one having a substantial role to play. While focusing intricately on each step involved in the procedure of root canal treatment, the aim is targeted at obtaining three dimensional obturation of the root canal system. Of the two main materials used in obturation, the gutta percha component is standard across the globe, owing to its exceptionally magnificent properties while the endodontic sealer, the second component, is variable. This is for the fact that there is a plethora of sealers available and their usage is operator dependent, more so as per personal inclination. While the dental professionals are still looking for an ‘ideal endodontic sealer’, it seems quite appropriate that a sealer which contains gutta percha as one of its major components, can be crowned with this title. Guttaflow 2, a gutta percha based sealer fits perfectly in this category and may put an end to the seamless search of an ideal endodontic sealer.

Keywords: Endodontic Sealer; Endodontic Therapy; Guttaflow 2; Gutta Percha

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Citation: Harpreet Singh and Amanpreet Singh. “A ‘Gutta Percha Based Endodontic Sealer’ with an Excellent Flow: Gutta Flow”. EC Dental Science 20.2 (2021): 101-105.

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