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Subject Area:General Medicine
Journal: Medical Principles and Practice
Med Princ Pract (2011) 20 (4): 303–320.
Published Online: 11 May 2011
... of mutans streptococci. A tetritol-type alditol, erythritol, has shown potential as a non-cariogenic sugar substitute. Combinations of xylitol and erythritol may reduce the incidence of caries more effectively than either alditol alone. Conclusions: Partial sugar substitution with polyols is an important...