FAQ Bruxism


What is bruxism?

Also known as “grinding of the teeth” – “bruxism” is the technical term for grinding of the teeth or (unwitting) clenching of the teeth. Depending on the duration and intensity of night-time teeth grinding, there may be various consequences such as chronic inflammation of the maxillary areas, over-use of the teeth or receding gums and concomitant gingivitis. 

What are the causes of bruxism or grinding of the teeth?

Understanding of the causes of “bruxism” is still very limited. As of today, stress is considered the principal factor for this ailment. Certain anti-depressants or drugs such extasy are also considered as possible causes for grinding of the teeth. find out more

Who can answer my questions on bruxism and grinding of the teeth?

Contact us on +33 (0)4 91 40 94 49 and we will answer all of your questions on bruxism and grinding of the teeth.

What are dental bites?

A dental bite is a simple product that is inserted between the jaws. There are various models for :

·         Protecting the teeth when playing sport .

·         Protecting the teeth and jaws in the case of bruxism.

·         Treating snoring or sleep apnea.

What are the differences between dental bites that are self modulable and those put in place by a dentist?


·         The price: a product put in place by a dentist can be 10 times more expensive.

·         Product life span and flexibility. The good quality self modulable bites can be regularly readjusted to a mouth that is constantly changing. Product life span is thus considerably higher than a dental bite made by a dentist.

·          Length of time required: order it today and your dental bite will be delivered the same week – before you could even get an appointment with the dentist.

How many different sizes of self modulable dental bites are there?

There is one size of self modulable dental bite that can be adjusted to fit all teeth.

How many times can the self moduable dental bite be remodeled?

It has been proven in laboratory tests that a SOLUBrux remodelable dental bite can be remodeled over 200 times with no negative impact on its physical or mechanical properties. The quality of the material used in SOLUBrux bites guarantees a very long product life.

What is the expected product life span of a SOLUBrux dental bite?

All SOLUBrux bites are guaranteed for 2 years. Under normal use, they will last for 5 to 10 years.

Do the self modulable dental bites make sleep more difficult?

 The self modulable dental bites do not impact sleep. However, it should be noted that it takes a few days to get used to it. For the first few days you may notice that you salivate more during the night or that have a dry mouth when you wake up. These symptoms disappear after a few nights.

Is it possible to accidentally swallow the dental bite?

Absolutely not. Due to its form and size it is impossible to accidentally swallow a dental bite, no matter what position you sleep in.


Where are SOLUBruxdental bites made?

The SOLUBrux dental bites, as with all other dental bites made by Dornberger & Fils,  are produced in the Var region of France.

What material is the SOLUBrux dental bite made of?

The SOLUBrux dental bite, as with the dental bites produced in dental laboratories, are made out of evatane (ethylen vinyl acetane) – a material which does not contain bisphenol A..

How can I order a SOLUBrux dental bite?

SOLUBrux dental bites are made in blue, green or transparent material. Choose which colour you would like and order online or call us on +33 (0)4 91 40 94 49. Our experts will answer all your questions.

Why does my promotional code not work?

Please check that you have paid attention to the capitals ON/OFF function when entering your code. If after this you still have a problem, please call us on +33 (0)4 91 40 94 49.

How does the 2 year SOLUBrux guarantee work?

to ensure your satisfaction, SOLUBrux products have a two year guarantee.  This guarantee covers rips or tears in the occlusive part of the SOLUBrux product. The occlusive part is the part in the form of a U which the top end of the teeth rest on and this is the part that is compressed and which absorbs the friction related to bruxism and which protects the user from the consequences. You will be asked to return your damaged dental bite to be analysed, along with your invoice or proof of purchase with purchase date. Once our experts have confirmed to us that the tearing has not been caused by incorrect use of the product, a new dental bite will be sent to you, possibly with some recommendations which will help you to improve your SOLUBrux experience.

Is on line ordering secure?

The SOLUBrux website is secure thanks to our use of SSL technology. Your personal data as well as your bank card data are therefore totally secure.

Can I return the product if I am not satisfied with it ?

You have 7 days to return the dental bite if you are not fully satisfied. You will not be asked to justify the reason. To be reimbursed, the product must be returned in its original packaging and must not have been used. If you wish to return a product please contact us on +33 (0)4 91 40 94 49.

What are the delivery costs?

 Standard colissimo delivery in France € 6.90 / Registered colissimo delivery in France €10.90 / European Union and French overseas territories €15,90 / Rest of the world €19.90.

What sales terms & conditions apply to purchases made on this website?

Click here to access the sales terms & conditions applicable to purchases made on this website.


How will my data be used?

The data collected on this website will only be used to ensure the correct delivery of your product and to inform you of all the latest dental news or research findings.

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