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Listerine Original or Original Listerine® Antiseptic Mouthwash - Johnson&Johnson is a gold-hued wonder dental rinse that started it all.

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This intense rinse hasn’t changed much since its introduction back in 1895—for good reason—millions love it just the way it is. No other mouthwash can compete with its impressive germ-killing career:
  • The most widely used and extensively researched mouthwash in the USA
  • Has a longer history of clinically proven results
  • The world’s first over-the-counter mouthwash
  • For years has been the most supported mouthwash among dental professionals
  • American Dental Association (ADA) Seal of Acceptance


Brushing and flossing can disrupt plaque germ colonies, but they often miss hard-to-reach areas on the teeth.

Thankfully, LISTERINE® Antiseptic  mouthwash penetrates these colonies rapidly, killing it before it can cause more damage.

Listerine Original or Original Listerine® Antiseptic Mouthwash is #1 Dentist Recommended Rinse Around the World and ESSENTIAL for:

  • Bad breath - fights bacteria that produce oral malodor
  • Prevent and reduce plaque
  • Kill Germs between teeth

It is also USEFUL for:

  • 24-hour protection against plaque and gingivitis germs when used morning and night

Description and Features of Listerine Original Rinse

  • Aids in the cleaner, healthier mouth
  • The power of LISTERINE® Antiseptic comes from a formula of 4 essential oils that kill millions of germs on contact
  • Around-the-clock protection from the germs that cause plaque and gum disease
  • The original amber-colored
  • Periodontic problems
  • Thymol (.064%), Eucalyptol (.092%), Methyl Salicylate (.060%), Menthol (.042%)
  • Water, Alcohol (26.9%), Benzoic Acid, Poloxamer 407, Sodium Benzoate, Caramel
  • 3 fluid ounces, 250 ml (8.5 fl oz.), 500 ml (16.9 fl oz.), 1 liter (33.8 fl oz.), 1.5 liters (50.7 fl oz.), and 1.7 liters (58 fl oz.)
  • Johnson&Johnson Company. Made in the USA
  • Major drug stores and online retailers. This formula is not sold to any retailer as a store brand.

Top Line of Listerine® Products from Johnson&Johnson


Tips and Advice on your Mouth Rinse

Do not use in children under 12 years of age. 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.


Adult and children 12 years of age and older:

  • TO OPEN: SQUEEZE smooth areas on cap and TURN
  • Vigorously rinse full strength with LISTERINE® Antiseptic mouthwash between your teeth for 30-second with 20 ml (2/3 fluid ounce or 4 teaspoonfuls) and than spit out
  • Do not swallow the rinse
  • TO CLOSE: Turn cap until it locks
  • Each 30-second rinse provides 12 hour protection against germs that cause plaque and gingivitis
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Looking forward to hearing from you

Aleksandr V. Melekhin, DDS


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