EtheDent

EtheDent™
1.1% SODIUM FLUORIDE
(Sodium Fluoride, USP) Prescription Dental Cream

DRUG DESCRIPTION

Self-topical neutral fluoride dentifrice containing 1.1% (w/w) sodium fluoride for use as a dental caries preventive in adults and pediatric patients.

Active Ingredient: Sodium Fluoride, 1.1% (w/w).

Inactive Ingredients: Water, Sorbitol, Hydrated Silica, Glycerin, Tetrapotassium Pyrophosphate, Flavor, PEG 12, Sodium Lauryl Sulfate, Sodium Saccharin, Titanium Dioxide, Cellulose Gum, FD&C Blue No.1.

What are the possible side effects of fluoride?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

Call your doctor if you have any of the following side effects:

  • discolored teeth;
  • weakened tooth enamel; or
  • any changes in the appearance of your teeth.

Less serious side effects may include:

  • stomach upset;
  • headache; or
  • weakness.

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may...

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Last reviewed on RxList: 3/26/2008
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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