Get easy access to the sulcus with 3M™ ESPE™ Retraction Capsule's patented extra fine tip. The retraction paste dispenses easily using common composite dispensers and effectively deflects marginal gingiva.
The extra fine tip fits directly into the sulcus
Enables a clean, dry sulcus and robust hemostasis
Hygienic unit-dose capsule Versus dental retraction cords:
Convenient and time-saving retraction process: Up to 50% faster
Lower risk of hemorrhage
Gentle on tissue for improved patient comfort Versus competing pastes:
Easy access into the sulcus
Better interproximal access due to capsule's extra-fine tip
Compatible with most composite dispensers
3M™ ESPE™ Retraction Capsule is indicated for the temporary tissue retraction of the marginal gingiva to provide a dry sulcus when the periodontium is healthy, such as:
Taking impressions (material-based or digital)
Preparation of temporary casts
Preparation of Class II and V fillings
The product must not be used in patients suffering from a diseased periodontium, open furcations or exposed bone.