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. Acidul is available in generic form. Side effects of Acidul are uncommon but may include:
- allergic rash or
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.