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Waterpik Waterpik Ultra Water Flosser

The Waterpik Ultra Water Flosser (WP 100) is the easier and more effective alternative to string floss for those who don't like to floss. This electric dental water flosser is clinically proven to be twice as effective as string floss for gum health. And the Waterpik Ultra Water Flosser is perfect for anyone with braces, implants, crowns, bridges or periodontal pockets.  
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Questions & Answers for Waterpik Waterpik Ultra Water Flosser

Question

Toothbrush attachment??

I was wondering if this model comes with the toothbrush attachment? Thanks
asked 5 years ago
By
an anonymous customer
on Waterpik Ultra Water Flosser
11 answers
Answers
answer 1
Yes
answered 2 years, 11 months ago
By
Jack40
 - Philly
answer 2
Mine came with several tips and one was a toothbrush, but don't know how effective it is....I would use a regular toothbrush...now they have all of those spin type toothbrushes very inexpensive.
answered 3 years, 3 months ago
By
Lyn12
answer 3
No, because it's complete different idea. Tiny water stream clean up all hidden spaces in your mouse. I use it 2-4 times a day for 5! years and can't live without it.
Also my gum stop bleeding aftrer first week. You can brush and floss your mouth few times, but right after it you use water pick and find plenty of food residue in sink.
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
By
Pava
 - Florida
answer 4
No, it does not. The motion of the water flow would not be compatible with a brush. This "squirts" water out of the hose and attachment to remove food particles between the teeth.
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
By
NBCT1
answer 5
Not that I see, its for hydralic flossing, prior to brushing.
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
By
NorthIdahoBeliever
answer 6
It comes with a small circle tooth brush head and one even smaller brush type head for people with braces.
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
By
katedid11
answer 7
Yes it comes with a toothbrush attachment
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
By
midview132
 - Ohio
answer 8
The unit I got came with a few different attachments.

From the images on the box, I woudld think they come pretty standard. These include: Plaque Seeker, Classic Jet, Toothbrush, Orthodontic, Pik Pocket, & Tounge cleaner.

Keep in mind though that the heads are all really small, and you should still use an actual toothbrush (with toothpaste) and not just the Water Pik alone.
answered 3 years, 6 months ago
By
AnonymousBob
answer 9
No, it doesn't.
answered 3 years, 7 months ago
By
asrks
 - McDonough, GA
answer 10
Yes, it comes with a toothbrush tip.
answered 3 years, 10 months ago
By
mmtorres
 - fort collins, co
answer 11
Yes, also 5 other attachments.
answered 5 years ago
By
Floridamedic
 - Bushnell, FL
Question

About the Waterpik Ultra Jet-is it personal or could be used by more than one person?

asked 5 years, 4 months ago
By
Kim4e
on Waterpik Ultra Water Flosser
11 answers
Answers
answer 1
More than one.I would order more tips from them.
answered 2 years, 2 months ago
By
JDFOREVER
 - sparks nv
answer 2
It comes with 6 different interchangeable tips/attachments, each one being different. I will assume that if each person does not use the other person's tip, AND the person is someone you regularly make out with anyways (aka, sharing mouth germs), then that's doable.

However, I would not recommend sharing with other members of the family. This is because when I've used it, water accumulating in my mouth will occasionally drip out of my mouth and onto the handle. I don't know what kinds of germs I am leaving behind on the handle into which the tips insert. But if the people are super strict about using clorox wipes on the handle after each use, I suppose it's possible to share the machine (not tips) with any family member??
answered 2 years, 4 months ago
By
DrIndahouse
 - MI
answer 3
Yes it could be us by others it has 5 or 6 different pop in and out heads that it comes with it, thats personal
answered 2 years, 5 months ago
By
thefishman8508
 - Fl
answer 4
It can be used by more than one person as long as you use different tips, which I think you can order online.
answered 2 years, 8 months ago
By
Omnomnom123
 - Nevada
answer 5
Purchase from waterpick extra parts. They are color coded for other members of the family though not many colors seems to be available.
answered 2 years, 9 months ago
By
eiva
 - Charlotte, NC
answer 6
They would have to have their own tips to be sanitary.
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
By
Lisenbea3
 - Hattiesburg, MS
answer 7
You would just buy more duplicate tips, of course.
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
By
NorthIdahoBeliever
answer 8
If you have different heads it could be used by more than one person. But I would not share the same heads with anyone because they do go in your mouth. It comes with about 6 or 7 different types of heads and you can order more from the manufacturer.
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
By
katedid11
answer 9
You would want to have separate tips for Hygiene purposes
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
By
midview132
 - Ohio
answer 10
my wife and I share
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
By
Mattrick2310
 - Greenwood, SC
answer 11
Probably just one person, as there are only one set of 'heads' for the unit. Unless you buy separate attachments somehow.
answered 5 years, 3 months ago
By
OregonTraci
 - Oregon
Question

what's this? i have no idea.

asked 4 years, 2 months ago
By
scai
on Waterpik Ultra Water Flosser
11 answers
Answers
answer 1
It sprays a jet of water (adjustable force) between your teeth and below your gums to remove food particles, plaque and bacteria. Ask your dentist.
answered 1 year, 8 months ago
By
Cogit8
 - Wesley Chapel, FL
answer 2
If you use dental floss, that's what this is, except that it uses water instead of a string.
answered 1 year, 10 months ago
By
ChairmanQ
 - Encino, CA
answer 3
It shoots a fine jet of water at the gum line and between the teeth to remove plaque, tartar, food and other nasty things. It will also clean out pockets that some people develop in their gums.
This model even comes with an attachment to clean the tongue of oder causing bacterias.
answered 1 year, 10 months ago
By
Medfordgourmet
 - Medford, Oregon
answer 4
A jet of water goes between the teeth and does the same thing string floss does in eliminating the small particles of debris between the teeth.
answered 1 year, 10 months ago
By
bhcl
 - NC
answer 5
I use this to take away any food left behind after brushing,flossing and rinsing.
answered 2 years, 2 months ago
By
JDFOREVER
 - sparks nv
answer 6
It shoots out a fine jet of pulsating water to clean your teeth. Much the same as a dental hygienist would use.
answered 3 years, 1 month ago
By
Walmartian2000
answer 7
This simple machine uses water pressure to clean between your teeth. It is used along with floss to completely clean placque and food particles that your toothbrush cannot reach.
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
By
NBCT1
answer 8
This is a water pick that forces water out in streams to help clean between our teeth, your gum line, and between partials or would be great to get food out of braces.
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
By
midview132
 - Ohio
answer 9
A Water Pik is similar to those little tools Dentists use in your mouth to spray water when you go in for a cleaning.

It helps get you to that sought after "Dentist Clean feeling", on a daily basis.
answered 3 years, 6 months ago
By
AnonymousBob
answer 10
It's similar to the thing a hygenist uses when doing a cleaning on your teeth. It's similar to flossing but with water instead. It really does get the stuff out between your teeth.
answered 3 years, 7 months ago
By
Refrigerator
 - Conyers, GA
answer 11
This is a water flosser for your teeth; it can reverse gingivitis and cleans your mouth thoroughly.
answered 3 years, 10 months ago
By
mmtorres
 - fort collins, co
Question

Will the nozzles from the older models fit the Water Pik Dental Ultra?

asked 4 years, 4 months ago
By
Glrybnd
on Waterpik Ultra Water Flosser
11 answers
Answers
answer 1
Mine wouldn't.
answered 1 year, 8 months ago
By
Cogit8
 - Wesley Chapel, FL
answer 2
Yes, I kept a few from my older model and they fit.
answered 1 year, 10 months ago
By
queenoftheslope
 - Tarpon Springs FL
answer 3
I have tried the one from my older one and it dos not fit.
answered 1 year, 10 months ago
By
bhcl
 - NC
answer 4
Ask them.
answered 2 years, 2 months ago
By
JDFOREVER
 - sparks nv
answer 5
I WOULD GO ON water pics SITE TO GET THAT INFO
answered 2 years, 5 months ago
By
thefishman8508
 - Fl
answer 6
NO only tips specifically designed for the ultra will fit the ultra

thats like saying will a Playstation 1 controller work for a playstation 3?

the answer is NO
answered 2 years, 9 months ago
By
BD4409
 - San Diego,CA
answer 7
No, the older model piks do not fit the new model
answered 3 years, 1 month ago
By
sacredcow
 - hot Springs AR
answer 8
Don't think so, its pretty much a newly designed machine. Quieter, & more powerful. Very nice.
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
By
NorthIdahoBeliever
answer 9
Mine don't, but my old water pik is quite old.
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
By
Kojak78
answer 10
doesn't really matter, it comes with 8 new ones.
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
By
Mattrick2310
 - Greenwood, SC
answer 11
No
answered 4 years, 3 months ago
By
Duchess1200
 - Oklahoma
Question

What manufacturer model # is this?

asked 4 years, 5 months ago
By
an anonymous customer
on Waterpik Ultra Water Flosser
11 answers
Answers
answer 1
Model WP-100
answered 1 year, 10 months ago
By
queenoftheslope
 - Tarpon Springs FL
answer 2
Waterpik#WP-100W/WP-100C
answered 2 years, 2 months ago
By
JDFOREVER
 - sparks nv
answer 3
Waterpik WP-100.
answered 2 years, 4 months ago
By
DrIndahouse
 - MI
answer 4
water fosser 100
answered 2 years, 5 months ago
By
thefishman8508
 - Fl
answer 5
Top model: Waterpik® Ultra Water Flosser (WP-100)
answered 2 years, 9 months ago
By
eiva
 - Charlotte, NC
answer 6
Waterpik Water Flosser Model WP-100
answered 2 years, 10 months ago
By
QsReview
 - Arizona
answer 7
wp 100
answered 2 years, 10 months ago
By
minitman130
 - Buffalo, NY
answer 8
Model WP-100
answered 2 years, 11 months ago
By
CheapinOmaha
 - Omaha, NE
answer 9
WP-100WPC
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
By
NorthIdahoBeliever
answer 10
WP-100
answered 3 years, 10 months ago
By
mmtorres
 - fort collins, co
answer 11
From a brochure received this past week from dental hygienist it appears to be the WP-100W.
answered 4 years, 4 months ago
By
econguy
 - Seattle
Question

what are the voltage specifications for which thios will work? Is it 100 V to 240 V?

Basically can it be used world wide or will it depend on the voltge specifications of the country ?
asked 4 years, 9 months ago
By
an anonymous customer
 - FL
on Waterpik Ultra Water Flosser
11 answers
Answers
answer 1
110V - I had to buy a battery operated unit for a trip abroad.
answered 1 year, 7 months ago
By
NHPA
 - York, PA
answer 2
It is only rated for 110 volts 60hz - 34w
answered 1 year, 8 months ago
By
RAYinVA
 - Virginia
answer 3
It's 120V only.
answered 1 year, 10 months ago
By
Ezily
answer 4
I think only 100V but you can contact them.
answered 2 years, 2 months ago
By
JDFOREVER
 - sparks nv
answer 5
The only place that says anything about this is the sticker on the bottom of the machine, which indicates: 120 V, 60 Hz, 34 W.
answered 2 years, 4 months ago
By
DrIndahouse
 - MI
answer 6
120V
answered 2 years, 5 months ago
By
JoKay13
 - Texas
answer 7
110v
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
By
Pava
 - Florida
answer 8
110 V only.
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
By
Santanaman
 - Fort Wayne, IN
answer 9
standard 110 volt outlet
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
By
NorthIdahoBeliever
answer 10
110volts
answered 3 years, 7 months ago
By
scrolllock
 - california
answer 11
120 V As with any 120 V appliance you can use it in other countries IF you have the proper adapter for the voltage in that country
answered 4 years, 3 months ago
By
Duchess1200
 - Oklahoma
Question

Does it have an A/C adapter or is it battery powered?

asked 4 years, 10 months ago
By
an anonymous customer
on Waterpik Ultra Water Flosser
11 answers
Answers
answer 1
You must plug it into an outlet. No battery power.
answered 2 years, 11 months ago
By
CheapinOmaha
 - Omaha, NE
answer 2
It has a power cord no ability for battery operation.
answered 3 years, 1 month ago
By
AllNaturalMama
 - Merryville, La
answer 3
you plug in into the wall. No Batteries on this model.
answered 3 years, 2 months ago
By
SuperDeBob
 - Madison, WI
answer 4
Just regular cord for 110V
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
By
Pava
 - Florida
answer 5
Standard 110 wall outlet
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
By
NorthIdahoBeliever
answer 6
It plugs into the wall. No batteries.
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
By
katedid11
answer 7
AC
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
By
midview132
 - Ohio
answer 8
This particular unit is A/C powered.
answered 3 years, 6 months ago
By
AnonymousBob
answer 9
It's electric
answered 3 years, 6 months ago
By
Lookingforbestbuy
answer 10
It plugs into the wall; there doesnt seem to be a battery option.
answered 3 years, 10 months ago
By
mmtorres
 - fort collins, co
answer 11
No it is not battery powered. It has a cord that is a pretty good length so you can plug it in...
answered 4 years, 10 months ago
By
AllAroundD
 - Farmville, VA
Question

Is this product still a useful tool if I am using an electric toothbrush like Sonic Care?

asked 4 years, 9 months ago
By
janetd1821
on Waterpik Ultra Water Flosser
11 answers
Answers
answer 1
Yes, it removes debris in areas of you teeth that brushing can not. We use electric tooth brushes, but this product greatly enhances the cleaning.
answered 3 years, 2 months ago
By
an anonymous customer
 - Mission, TX
answer 2
Definately. I read first use the flosser and then the electric toothbrush.
answered 3 years, 3 months ago
By
Lyn12
answer 3
It is absolutely still useful. I also have a Sonicare toothbrush and have used the Waterpic after brushing with it only to be stunned at the food particles that were still between my teeth.
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
By
NBCT1
answer 4
Yes. You will be surprised what's hidden between your teeth that the water flosser gets.
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
By
Lisenbea3
 - Hattiesburg, MS
answer 5
Yes, its for water flossing before brushing. Its very cleansing with the proper tip selection, & pressure set at high.
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
By
NorthIdahoBeliever
answer 6
Yes, this replaces flossing for me. I still use my electric toothbrush also. I use the pik first then the tooth brush.
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
By
katedid11
answer 7
absolutely, this really gets things out from between your teeth which a brush can't do at times
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
By
midview132
 - Ohio
answer 8
Yes. I use an electric tooth brush as well.
answered 3 years, 6 months ago
By
Lookingforbestbuy
answer 9
Yes, I use a Sonic Care electric toothbrush in addition to the flosser.
answered 3 years, 7 months ago
By
asrks
 - McDonough, GA
answer 10
I went to my dentist today, and told him I had a Sonic Care toothbrush. He said the WaterPik is still needed. I don't floss, and he said this would help.
answered 3 years, 11 months ago
By
whydoyouneed
answer 11
DO NOT buy this product. Please read my review as soon as it's posted, this thing is completely useless, I actually threw it in the trash can instead of getting a refund.
answered 4 years, 7 months ago
By
Cruise8888888888
 - Indiana
Question

Can use any other liquids besides water (mouth wash etc.) ?

asked 4 years, 5 months ago
By
RAM007
 - Ohio
on Waterpik Ultra Water Flosser
11 answers
Answers
answer 1
The manual says yes, but some antibacterial solutions could shorten the life of the unit. You should rinse the unit with water after using mouthwash to keep it from clotting the tip.
answered 2 years, 11 months ago
By
CheapinOmaha
 - Omaha, NE
answer 2
I mix equal parts warm water and BreathRx mouthwash -- works perfectly
answered 2 years, 11 months ago
By
BeatTheTime
 - Austin, TX
answer 3
Yes you can use mouth wash with the flosser.
answered 3 years, 1 month ago
By
ForwardRoll
 - Freeland, MD
answer 4
Waste of product.
I mix water with listerine.9:1
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
By
Pava
 - Florida
answer 5
I put a little mouth wash in warm water and it feels great.
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
By
Lisenbea3
 - Hattiesburg, MS
answer 6
We've used water/mouthwash mix in the past, & it worked fine.
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
By
NorthIdahoBeliever
answer 7
You can use it with mouth wash, but even after a few uses the taste of the mouth wash remains. I would not use it with mouth wash unless you plan to use it only with mouth wash. The instructions say you can, use mouthwash with the pik, but say it may shorten the life of the pik.
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
By
katedid11
answer 8
Yes you could use other liquids, but this unit shoots out quite a bit of liquid it would get really expensive if you used other liquids
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
By
midview132
 - Ohio
answer 9
I would think you could use whatever you wanted.. it is "yours" when you buy it.

I personally use about a capful of mouthwash mixed in the water each time I fill it.
answered 3 years, 6 months ago
By
AnonymousBob
answer 10
i mix mouthwash into the water. works wonders. WaterPik warns that this could decrease the life of your unit, so i just rinse through with clean water after each use so there is no buildup
answered 3 years, 10 months ago
By
mmtorres
 - fort collins, co
answer 11
Yes I use solution of water and mouthwash every day
answered 4 years, 5 months ago
By
BuyingForBella
 - Gaithersburg, MD
Question

Is this cordless?

asked 3 years, 10 months ago
By
an anonymous customer
on Waterpik Ultra Water Flosser
11 answers
Answers
answer 1
NO
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
By
Pava
 - Florida
answer 2
No
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
By
Lisenbea3
 - Hattiesburg, MS
answer 3
no, it needs standard 110 power
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
By
NorthIdahoBeliever
answer 4
It is not cordless.
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
By
katedid11
answer 5
No it is not cordless
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
By
midview132
 - Ohio
answer 6
No, it is not cordless.
answered 3 years, 7 months ago
By
asrks
 - McDonough, GA
answer 7
no
answered 3 years, 7 months ago
By
WalmartRegular101
 - Indiana
answer 8
No.
answered 3 years, 7 months ago
By
MiamiRedHead
 - Miami, FL
answer 9
No, it is not cordless. No batteries are needed.
answered 3 years, 7 months ago
By
Refrigerator
 - Conyers, GA
answer 10
No it is not
answered 3 years, 9 months ago
By
beagleswoo
 - Baltimore, MD
answer 11
no, but the cord is very long and doesnt ever get in my way; the water has to have a way to get from the tank to the pik
answered 3 years, 10 months ago
By
mmtorres
 - fort collins, co
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