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sodium fluoride 1.1% toothpaste - dental

GENERIC NAME: SODIUM FLUORIDE 1.1% TOOTHPASTE - DENTAL (SOE-dee-um FLOOR-ide)

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USES: Sodium fluoride makes teeth more resistant to decay and bacteria that cause cavities. This medication is used to prevent cavities.

HOW TO USE: This is best used once daily just before bedtime instead of your regular toothpaste or as directed by your healthcare professional.Apply a thin ribbon of medicine to a toothbrush and brush thoroughly for 2 minutes or as directed.Spit out the medication after use. Do not swallow. Children should rinse their mouth thoroughly right away. For adults, do not rinse your mouth, eat, or drink for at least 30 minutes after use to get the best results.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 4/16/2014



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