Gingivitis is an early stage of gum disease and a common dental problem. The Canadian Dental Association estimates 7 out of 10 Canadians will develop gum disease at some point in their lives.1 It can be almost painless until you have a real problem which is why it is so important to prevent it before it becomes too serious.

Signs of Early Gum Disease

You may be surprised to learn that early gum disease, called gingivitis, is very common among adults of all ages.

Gingivitis Causes

Learn how to prevent and reduce gingivitis by adding LISTERINE® antiseptic into your oral care routine.

Signs of Gingivitis

Learn how to spot signs of gingivitis & how LISTERINE® antiseptic mouthwash can help.

Gum Disease – Prevention

Learn how incorporating LISTERINE® antiseptic into your daily oral care routine can help to prevent early gum disease.

Periodontal Disease – Prevention & Tips

Learn how rinsing twice daily with LISTERINE® antiseptic can reduce gingivitis (periodontal disease in its early stages).


1 Canadian Dental Association, Gum Disease FAQs.