A prescription snore guard from provided by Dr. Jonathan E. Quillian can help provide significant relief from mild to moderate sleep apnea symptoms. There are several different styles and designs of snore guards. The one that is right for you will be based on several different factors, including your personal preference.
If you have a tongue stabilizing device, mandibular advancement device, or thermoplastic snore guard, it will require daily care and cleaning. This will extend its life and keep the snore guard fresh.
Each morning, you should rinse your snore guard under cool water to remove any plaque buildup from the surface. A light brushing with a soft-bristled toothbrush and non-abrasive toothpaste will also help to refresh the unit.
Make sure to brush any hinges and contoured areas to thoroughly to free any trapped plaque. If the unit needs further refreshing, you can soak it briefly in a mixture of water and antiseptic mouthwash.
Once it has been thoroughly cleaned, you should dry your snore guard and store it in the case provided.
If you are in the San Antonio, Texas, area and you are interested in a prescription snore guard to alleviate your sleep apnea symptoms, you should call 210-680-1550 to schedule a consultation at Culebra North Dental Care.