iBOND® Total Etch
iBOND® Total Etch

iBOND® Total Etch

Bonding with confidence.


Good to know


  • Easy to use

    iBond Total Etch

    96% of dentists rated iBOND Total Etch as easy to use

  • Recommended

    iBond Total Etch Recommendation

    87% of dentists would recommend iBOND Total Etch to their colleagues.

  • Preference


    75% of dentists rated iBOND Total Etch as their preferred Etch & Rinse bonding agent.

Features iBOND Total Etch iBOND Universal
Etch&Rinse, Selective Etch, Self Etch Only etch&rinse X
Direct Restorations X X
Indirect Restorations X X
Compatible with Self-, Dual- and Light Cure Materials without activator X X
Bonding to silica based ceramics without primer - -*
Bonding to ZrO2 and metal without primer - X


  • One step

    iBOND Total Etch is applied in just one step after etching with iBOND Etch; laborious rubbing actions are no longer necessary.

  • Clear results after air-drying

    A perfectly identifiable, glossy surface after air-drying the adhesive signifies that it has been effectively cross-linked withthe surface of the tooth.

  • Homogeneous layer

    Due to its optimised consistency, iBOND Total Etch is not dispersed and creates a homogeneous adhesive layer on the dentine and enamel – the foundation for outstanding, long-lasting results.

  • Stable

    The excellent stability of iBOND Total Etch ensures that it can be stored at room temperature; no refrigeration is necessary.


High bond strength

Source: Kulzer GmbH, F&E Bondings Wehrheim, Germany. Unpublished data. Documentation available

Change in bond strength to dentine after storage in water

Source: Navarra CO, Mazzoni A, Di Lenarda R, Cadenaro M, Breschi L: Immediate and 6-month bonding effectiveness of different two-step etch-and-rinse adhesives. J Dent Res 89 (Spec Iss B), abstract 1346, 2010.

Dye penetration depth

iBOND Total Etch – excellent marginal quality


What is the difference between the bonding generations?

What is meant by total-etch?

What is meant by wet/moist bonding?

What are the differences GLUMA CB, GLUMA CB + Desensitiser and iBOND Total Etch?

How many applications can I get from a 4ml? iBOND Total Etch bottle?

Can I leave a bottle of iBOND Total Etch? outside the refrigerator and if so, for how long?

Do I have to shake the bottle iBOND Total Etch prior to use?

Processing time of iBOND Total Etch: 3 - 5 minutes?

How long can I use iBOND Total Etch from a single dose after opening it?

Is it necessary to agitate the? iBOND Total Etch layer after applying?

If I have to apply only one coat of iBOND Total Etch, do I need less material than with GLUMA CB + Desensitizer for a restoration?

Should iBOND Total Etch be applied on uncut enamel?

Should iBOND Total Etch be applied on sclerotic dentin?

How many seconds does it take to cure iBOND Total Etch with a halogen and LED light?

Can iBOND Total Etch be light cured by LED?

Can a different applicator be used?

How thick are the adhesive layer and the hybrid layer of iBOND Total Etch in comparision with iBOND self Etch?

Can you describe the testing done to assure there will not ?be any staining issues?

Why is iBOND Total Etch convenient in handling and application?

What is the percentage of nano-fillers in iBOND Total Etch?

How can iBOND Total Etch desensitize?

How long is the integrated desensitization effect maintained?

Does iBOND Total Etch replace the use of desensitizers?

Can I combine iBOND Total Etch with self-and dual-curing luting materials?

Can I apply iBOND Total Etch on calcium hydroxide?

iBOND Total Etch as direct capping material?

Is the use of rubber dam required?

Which influence do the solvents have?

Why does iBOND Total Etch contains HEMA?

What is the role of Glutaraldehyde?

Should iBOND Total Etch rubbed upon application?

What is the amount of solvent in iBOND Total Etch?


Instructions for use


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