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What medications help treat malocclusion?

Orthodontic treatment is the best way to treat malocclusion, or bad bite. Correcting the problem can create a nice-looking smile, but more important, orthodontic treatment results in a healthier mouth. Orthodontic treatment often begins between ages 8 and 14. Treatment that begins while a child is growing helps produce optimal results.

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