GLUMA Self Etch – one step ahead
Based on our long-term bonding expertise, we developed the self-adhesive system GLUMA Self Etch. This all-in-one bonding agent etches, primes, bonds, and desensitizes in one single step. Thus it meets your everyday requirements and demonstrates all characteristics which are important for an uncomplicated and state-of-the-art bonding agent.
With GLUMA Self Etch you benefit from:
One Step-reliability: The reliability and qualities of GLUMA Self Etch is proven by many studies and test results. The innovative formula of GLUMA Self Etch support the excellent bond strength and supreme marginal sealing. And it allows treatments even in hypersensitive areas.
One Step-effectiveness: GLUMA Self Etch allows you to apply just one layer for etching, priming,bonding plus desensitizing. GLUMA Self Etch system is immediately effective. Being a ready-to-use one step adhesive, no prior mixing, no shaking, no etching, no fridge storage is necessary.
One Step-safety: The chemistry of GLUMA Self Etch allows you to have maximum error avoiding application, even treating hyperactive patients. Just one application step avoids unexpected treatment failures.
Indications for GLUMA Self Etch:
- Bonding of direct light-cured composite restorations (including compomers).
- Bonding indirect restorations in combination with a light-curing luting cement: porcelain and composite restorations (inlays, onlays, veneers, crowns).
- Treatment of hypersensitive tooth regions.
GLUMA Self Etch – Step-by-step application:
GLUMA SELF ETCH – EXCEPTIONAL CLINICAL RESULTS.
Source: Lee SS, Meharry M, Arambula M, Abdel-Salam N and Li Y: A 24-Month Clinical Evaluation. J Dent Res 89 (Spec Iss B), 690, 2010 (www.dentalresearch.org). GLUMA Self Etch is equivalent to the tested product.
Source: Degrange M, University of Paris, France 2007. Documentation available. GLUMA Self Etch is equivalent to the tested product.
GLUMA Self Etch, the 7th generation all-in-one bonding agent that etches, primes, bonds and desensitises in one single step. With numerous scientific studies and based on our long-term bonding expertise, GLUMA Self Etch combines high bond strength, improved marginal sealing and virtually no post-operative sensitivity with an easy, fast and more convenient application.
GLUMA Self Etch is applicable for all types of restorations, direct and indirect. Due to the very fast application time, it is ideally suited for treatment of children or hyperactive patients.
GLUMA Self Etch – Over 500 dentists in Europe have already used GLUMA Self Etch in more than 73,000 restorations*
- 95 % of dentists rated GLUMA Self Etch as easy to use.
- 86 % of dentists rated GLUMA Self Etch as better than their current bonding system.
- 93 % of dentists would recommend GLUMA Self Etch to their colleagues.
* GLUMA Self Etch field test involving dentists in Germany, Great Britain, Italy and France. Data available from the manufacturer.
GLUMA SELF ETCH – EASY, CONVENIENT BONDING WITH THE CONFIRMED ONE-STEP TECHNIQUE
The homogenous adhesive layer formed by GLUMA Self Etch in an SEM photograph at 500x magnification.