8 Avoid using a brush head with crushed or bent bristles. Damaged bristles may break off while brushing. Replace the brush head with a new one every 3 months or sooner if signs of wear appear. Inappropriate cleaning may cause bristle damage. (See chapter ‘Cleaning’) This product is designed to clean your teeth, gums and tongue only. Use this product only for its intended use as described in this booklet. Discontinue use of this product and contact a physician/dentist if discomfort or pain is experienced. 10 This appliance is not intended for use by persons (including children) with reduced physical, sensory or mental capabilities, or lack of experience and knowledge, unless they have been given supervision or instruction concerning use of the appliance by a person responsible for their safety. 11 Children should be supervised to ensure that they Do Not play with the appliance. 12 Sonicare is a personal care device and is not intended for use on multiple patients in a dental office or institution. 13 Do Not use attachments other than those recommended by the manufacturer. 14 If your toothpaste includes peroxide, baking soda or other bicarbonate (common in whitening toothpastes), thoroughly clean your brush head and handle with soap and water after each use. Otherwise plastic cracking may occur. 15 To avoid damage to the product, Do Not place the brush head or charger in the dishwasher for cleaning. 9
Consult your dental professional before you use this product if you have had oral or gum surgery in the previous 2 months. Contact your dental professional if excessive bleeding
occurs after using this product or bleeding continues to occur after 1 week of use. If you have a pacemaker or other implanted device contact your physician or the device manufacturer prior to use. Sonicare has been tested and is compliant with safety standards for electromagnetic devices. Consult your physician prior to using the Sonicare if you have medical concerns.
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