Acidul

Last updated on RxList: 2/5/2019
Acidul Side Effects Center

Last reviewed on RxList 2/5/2019

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
  • hives

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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Acidul Consumer Information

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

Call your doctor at once if you have:

  • very upset stomach;
  • nausea and vomiting; or
  • staining, pitting, or any other changes in the appearance of your teeth.

Less serious side effects may be more likely, and you may have none at all.

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.

Read the entire detailed patient monograph for Acidul (Fluoride)

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Acidul Professional Information

SIDE EFFECTS

Allergic rash and other idiosyncrasies have been rarely reported.

Read the entire FDA prescribing information for Acidul (Fluoride)

© Acidul Patient Information is supplied by Cerner Multum, Inc. and Acidul Consumer information is supplied by First Databank, Inc., used under license and subject to their respective copyrights.

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