"Introduction to dental medications
There are several types of medications that are used to manage a variety of diseases involving the oral cavity (mouth) that are part of good dental care. The medications discussed in this article h"...
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Acidul Side Effects Center
Medical Editor: John P. Cunha, DO, FACOEP
Acidul (sodium fluoride) Chewable is fluoride tablets used as a dental cavity preventive in pediatric patients in areas where the drinking water fluoride level does not exceed 0.6 ppm F. This medication is available in generic form. Common side effects include allergic rash.
Dose of Acidul ranges from 0.25 mg to 1 mg, depending on the child's age, and the amount of fluoride in their drinking water. Acidul may interact with other drugs. Tell your doctor all medications and supplements your child uses. This medication is intended for children age 6 months to 16 years and is unlikely to be used during pregnancy or breastfeeding; consult your doctor.
Our Acidul (sodium fluoride) Chewable Tablets Side Effects Drug Center provides a comprehensive view of available drug information on the potential side effects when taking this medication.
This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
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You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
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