Xylitol

Information about Xylitol

Xylitol uses

Xylitol is used in preservation of the medicinal products.

How xylitol works

Xylitol tastes sweet but, unlike sugar, it is not converted in the mouth to acids that cause tooth decay. It reduces levels of decay-causing bacteria in saliva and also acts against some bacteria that cause ear infections.

Common side effects of xylitol

Available Medicine for Xylitol

No medicine available

Content on this page was last updated on 16 February, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)