US Patent No: RE39185

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All-sided mouthbrush

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Abstract

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An all-sided mouthbrush A device for cleaning a the mouth of a user. The all-sided mouthbrush device includes a handle including a first end having first and second sides, bristles extending from the first side, and an alternate cleaning device connected to on the second side, wherein the bristles clean teeth of the user and the alternate cleaning device cleans a the tongue and inner side of the mouth of the user. The alternate cleaning device may be in the form of one of a plurality of parallel ridges, a plurality of columns of tuft-shaped bristles, a plurality of spade headed bristles, a scouring pad-like surface or a plurality or off set rows of bristle-like structures made of soluble crystals for scraping the tongue and inner side of the mouth of the user. A plurality of The device may include templates each including a respective alternate cleaning surface and a connecting device for connecting one of the plurality of templates and a connection to the second side covering said alternate cleaning of the device may be attached to the all-sided mouthbrush . A resealable packet is provided for each of the templates and for receiving the first end of the handle when not in use for protecting the templates and handle from dirt and germs. A mouth freshening liquid is provided within the pouches for further protecting the templates and handle and provide additional freshening for the mouth of the user .

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Noe, Dennis W Honolulu, HI 1 9
Sold, Chris M Honolulu, HI 1 9

Cited Art Landscape

Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
BROWN, STEVEN R. (1)
5,396,679 Toothbrush with replaceable brush insert 17 1994
 
COMBE INCORPORATED (1)
D377867 Denture brush 6 1994
 
COPELAND, CHARLOTTE (1)
5,920,941 Denture brush 40 1997
 
ORAL LOGIC, INC. (1)
5,360,025 Tooth brushing device and method 11 1994
 
Watts Health Foundation, Inc. (1)
D363820 Combined brush for teeth and gums and stand therefor 13 1993
 
Other [Check patent profile for assignment information] (9)
4,328,604 Toothbrushes 45 1980
4,585,119 Toothbrush sanitizer devices 31 1985
D287072 Toothbrush 42 1985
5,005,246 Replaceable tooth brush with tongue scaler 101 1989
5,027,463 Toothbrush 26 1990
5,224,234 Toothbrush with replaceable bristles 26 1991
5,148,567 Toothbrush 28 1991
5,544,383 Toothbrush 10 1995
D399349 Tooth brush to cleanse mouth as well as teeth 52 1998

Patent Citation Ranking

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Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
DR. FRESH, LLC (4)
D645252 Toothbrush 0 2008
D680747 Toothbrush feature 0 2011
D657566 Toothbrush 0 2011
D710615 Toothbrush handle 0 2012
 
COLGATE-PALMOLIVE COMPANY (1)
8,032,967 Powered toothbrush with two-sided moving head 1 2007
 
Johnson & Johnson Do Brasil Ind. Com. Prod. Para Saude Ltda. (1)
D670504 Toothbrush 1 2012
 
S.K.G. ITALIANA S.P.A. (1)
7,895,695 Tooth-cleaning device 3 2002
 
The Procter & Gamble Company (1)
8,584,299 Electric toothbrushes 0 2007
 
Other [Check patent profile for assignment information] (1)
8,215,959 Tongue-mounted cleaning article 0 2011

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