Skip to Content

COVID-19 Info: Please help us slow the spread of coronavirus - Wear a Mask, Wash Your Hands & Wait 6 Feet Apart!
Visitor Policies and Precautions | COVID-19 Testing| Vaccine information | Commitment to Safety | Current Numbers

Baby Bottle Tooth Decay

Bottle mouth tooth decay

Do not put your infant to bed with a bottle of milk, formula, juice, or other product that contains sugar. Sugar and acids in these liquids can cause tooth decay (bottle mouth).

Current as of: August 22, 2019

Author: Healthwise Staff
Medical Review: John Pope, MD, MPH - Pediatrics
Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine

Wellness Matters

Subscribe to our Wellness Matters e-newsletter, a monthly snapshot of the some of great wellness content from Cone Health providers.

Subscribe Now

Health Library

  • Baby Bottle Tooth Decay