Kulzer Gluma Etch Gel an etching agent based on orthophosphoric acid. It is used to etch enamel and condition dentine in the context of adhesive filling therapy.
Clean and easy application.
GLUMA Etch Gel is used for enamel etching and enamel/dentine etching using the total etch technique prior to the adhesive bonding of: composite and compomer restorations laboratory-fabricated, indirect restorations (e.g., inlays, crowns, bridges, veneers) sealant.
Gluma Etch 35 Gel cotains 35% Phosphoric acid.
Prior to treatment, carefully clean tooth with fluoride - free polishing paste.
The use of a rubber dam is recommended.
Afer preparation in accordance with adhesive filling therapy, rinse the cavity and dry with oil - free air.
Starting from the bevelled enamel areas, apply Gluma Etch to the entire cavity surface, including the dentine. Ensure that enamel is etched for at lease 20 sec and no more 30 sec, and that dentine is conditioned for at least 15 sec and no more 20 secd. When using pay special attention to complying with the dwell time on the dentine. Reducing the time 15 sec in these areas is permissible to avoid overetching. if desired, only apply Gluma Etch to the enamel and let set for a maximum of 30 sec. Etch unprepared enamel, e.g. in case of fissure sealing, for at least 30 sec and no more 60 sec. In case of fluorided enamel, etching for no more 60 sec may also required.