Russel Bazemore - Naperville IL,
Daniel Zyck - North Riverside IL,
Lonnette Alexander - Chicago IL,
Vukasin Levakov - Chicago IL,
Jagriti Chander - Chicago IL,
An oral composition for freshening the breath of consumers of tobacco products includes an oral cavity delivery agent, which can be a non-oxidizing oral cavity delivery agent, and an effective amount of a polyphenolic apple extract. The polyphenolic compounds in the apple extract react with nitrogen compounds in the comsumer's breath to reduce the concentration of the nitrogen compounds in the smoker's mouth. The oral products of this invention include chewing gums, edible thin film compositions, confectionary compositions, mouth sprays, and dentifrices. A method includes applying a non-oxidizing oral cavity delivery agent and a polyphenolic apple extract to the oral cavity of consumers of tobacco products.