The Prolink Universal Selective Etch Adhesive 5ml by Silmet is a cutting-edge dental adhesive that streamlines the bonding procedure while ensuring optimal adhesion and long-lasting results. Suitable for a variety of clinical scenarios, this adhesive exhibits five key features that make it a must-have for modern dental practices:
1. Versatility: The Prolink adhesive is incredibly versatile, suitable for both direct and indirect restorations. Whether you’re working with composites, porcelain, or metal substrates, this adhesive can handle it all. Its versatility simplifies inventory management and ensures you have a go-to adhesive for various dental procedures.
2. Superior Bonding Strength: Achieve exceptional bonding strength with Prolink. Its advanced formulation provides a strong, reliable bond to tooth structures, ensuring that restorations remain securely in place for years to come. This strength reduces the likelihood of restoration failures and the need for rework.
3. Selective Etching: Prolink incorporates the convenience of selective etching, allowing you to choose the etching method that best suits your clinical situation. The ability to use both self-etch and total-etch techniques provides flexibility in bonding procedures, enhancing your precision and control.
4. Reduced Post-Operative Sensitivity: Patient comfort is paramount, and Prolink excels in minimizing post-operative sensitivity. The adhesive’s unique formulation minimizes the risk of discomfort and enhances patient satisfaction, contributing to a positive dental experience.
5. Easy Application: Prolink’s user-friendly design simplifies the bonding process. Its 5ml bottle provides ample adhesive for multiple applications, and the precise applicator tip ensures controlled and efficient dispensing, reducing the chances of waste and mess.
Prolink Universal Selective Etch Adhesive 5ml – Silmet
ProLink Universal is an 8th-generation light-cure universal dental adhesive that combines etching, priming, and bonding in one bottle. It is an Ethanol/water-based adhesive engineered for use for both direct and indirect restoratives, flexible for use with all etching techniques, and is compatible with self or dual-cure composite and resin-based cement without an additional activator. Prolink universal is a new addition to the Prolink line of adhesives. Over the last 12 years, Silmet R&D gained knowledge and experience to overcome all challenges and develop Prolink Universal to perfection.
Features & Benefits
• All in One / Single bottle – Minimal technique sensitivity.
• Total Universatility – Suitable for direct and indirect restoratives in all cure modes and any etching techniques
• Contains MDP and 4-MET – Forms a better double chemical adhesion
• Moisture and Humidity Tolerant – Improves the bond performance under variable humidity conditions and deep dentin
• Low film thickness
• Low Acidity
ProLink Universal is compatible with self or dual-cure composite and resin-based cements without an additional activator.
Shear Bond Strength (MPa)_> 10MPa
Compatible with halogen light_Yes
Compatible with Plasma ark light lamp_Yes
Compatible with LED_Yes
Curing Time_5-20 seconds depending on light curing unit