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What complications are associated with having tray teeth whitening?

The bleaching solution that is added to teeth trays to whiten your teeth may cause temporary sensitivity in your teeth, and your gum tissue may also become irritated. A tray that is improperly fitted may also rub against your gums, which can cause further irritation. Usually, any irritation or sensitivity you experience lasts only while using the tray. Consult your dentist if you are experiencing any pain or discomfort after the whitening treatment has ended.

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