Sodium Fluoride

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Sodium Fluoride Overview

Sodium fluoride (NaF) is an inorganic compound with the formula NaF. It is a colorless or white solid that is readily soluble in water. It is a common source of fluoride in the production of pharmaceuticals and is used to prevent cavities. Contents 1 Production 2 Uses 2.1 Dental caries 2.2 Osteoporosis 2.3 Medical imaging 2.4 Chemistry 2.5 Other uses 3 Safety 4 Chemical structure 5 Occurrence 6 See also 7 References Production NaF is prepared by neutralizing hydrofluoric acid or h...

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I found a very small purple round pill with A 127 on one side and nothing on the other> Fran ## This tablet contains 1mg of Sodium Fluoride, used most commonly to strengthen teeth and prevent cavities. Read more: Are there any questions or comments?

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SODIUM FLUORIDE GEL

A topical fluoride gel used to prevent tooth decay. ## Common brand name: PreviDent (Sodium Flouride Gel Prescription Only) This medicine is a mineral applied to teeth to prevent decay. Follow the directions for using this medicine provided by your doctor. USE THIS MEDICINE after brushing and flossing your teeth and just before bedtime. Brush your teeth with a small amount of this medicine. Swish it around in your mouth for about 1 minute and then spit it out. DO NOT SWALLOW IT. Do not eat, drink, or rinse your mouth for 30 minutes after using this medicine. STORE THIS MEDICINE at room temperature, away from heat and light. IF YOU MISS A DOSE OF THIS MEDICINE and you are using it regularly, there is no cause for concern. Skip the missed dosed and go back to your regular dosing schedule....

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Sodium Fluoride
  • Aerosol: 1.2%, 1.23%, 2%
  • Cream: 1.1%
  • Foam: 2%
  • Gel: 1%, 1.1%, 1.12%, 2%
  • Liquid: 0.05%, 0.1%, 0.125mg/drop, 0.2%, 0.25mg/0.6ml, 0.25mg/drop, 0.5mg, 0.5mg/ml, 1mg, 2%, 2.5mg/ml, 5%
  • Lozenge: 1mg
  • Paste, 0.008%, 1.1%, 1.23%, 2.4%, 2.4% + 1%, 2.72%, 2.9%
  • Powder: 0.05%
  • Powder for Reconstitution: 0.2%
  • Solution: 0.05%, 0.2%, 0.5mg/ml, 1.24%, 1mg/ml, 2%, 2.50mg/ml, 2.5mg/ml
  • Tablet: 0.25mg, 1mg
  • Tablet, Chewable: 0.25mg, 0.5mg, 1.1mg, 1mg, 2.2mg, 21mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Sodium Fluoride: (1242 results)

Showing the first 20, Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0041-0241 Oral-b Neutracare Mint 11 mg/g Dental Gel by Oral-b Laboratories
  • 0041-0340 Oral-b Minute-foam Banana Splitz 10 mg/g Dental Aerosol by Oral-b Laboratories
  • 0041-0341 Oral-b Minute-foam Mellow Mint 10 mg/g Dental Aerosol by Oral-b Laboratories
  • 0041-0345 Oral-b Minute-foam Bubble Gum 10 mg/g Dental Aerosol by Oral-b Laboratories
  • 0041-0346 Oral-b Minute-foam Strawberry 10 mg/g Dental Aerosol by Oral-b Laboratories
  • 0041-0347 Oral-b Minute-foam Grape Punch 10 mg/g Dental Aerosol by Oral-b Laboratories
  • 0041-0348 Oral-b Neutra-foam Mint 9 mg/g Dental Aerosol by Oral-b Laboratories
  • 0041-0350 Oral-b Fluorinse Mint 2 mg/ml Dental Mouthwash by Oral-b Laboratories
  • 0041-1421 Oral-b 500 ug/ml Dental Liquid by Oral-b Laboratories
  • 0126-0016 Prevident 13.5 mg/ml Dental Gel, Dentifrice by Colgate-palmolive Company
  • 0126-0021 Colgate 2.1 mg/10ml Dental Rinse by Colgate Oral Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 0126-0032 Colgate Phos-flur Ortho Defense Alcohol Free Anticavity Mint Fluoride 2 mg/10ml Dental Rinse by Colgate Oral Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 0126-0033 Prevident Alcohol Free 2 mg/ml Dental Mouthwash by Colgate Oral Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 0126-0034 Colgate Phos-flur Ortho Defense Alcohol Free Anticavity Gushing Grape Fluoride 2 mg/10ml Dental Rinse by Colgate Oral Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 0126-0072 Prevident 11 mg/ml Dental Paste, Dentifrice by Colgate Oral Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 0126-0074 Prevident 11 mg/ml Dental Paste, Dentifrice by Colgate Oral Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 0126-0075 Prevident 13.4 mg/ml Dental Gel, Dentifrice by Colgate-palmolive Company
  • 0126-0076 Prevident 13.4 mg/ml Dental Gel, Dentifrice by Colgate-palmolive Company
  • 0126-0135 Phos-flur Ortho Defense 4.42 mg/10ml Dental Rinse by Colgate Oral Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 0126-0138 Phos-flur Ortho Defense 4.42 mg/10ml Dental Rinse by Colgate Oral Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 1222 more results ...

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