From the Experts

I was worried after my extractions that my denture would be rough and feel loose, I love this material and please put it in my chart for future use.

Patient Response

Sofreliner Tough

An Addition-cured Silicone Material For Relining Dentures

Description

SOFRELINER TOUGH® by Tokuyama is an addition-cured silicone material for relining dentures on patients that require relief on upper or lower, partial or full dentures. With superb stain resistance, excellent adhesion to the denture, and superior tear resistance, Sofreliner Tough® ensures patient satisfaction for up to 24 months.

Conclusion

The CPS evaluation team consisting of 20 offices, and placed over 47 relines with the Sofreliner and received a score of 5 diamonds. All the evaluation teams commented that the Sofreliner by Tokuyama was better than their current material they are using now and would switch to this brand. Several commented that it was easy to extrude the material and that they felt they had an even mix of the reline material. 3 evaluators commented on how wonderful it was to not have to mix the material in a dappen dish and create mess. Comments were made on the guide and YouTube video to help with application. When asked what was the patient response to the reline, their quotes were “Felt like a new set of dentures”, “I was worried after my extractions that my denture would be rough and feel loose, I love this material and please put it in my chart for future use.” One dentist commented that the Sofreliner was hard to distinguish it from the denture it was such a wonderful blend.

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