However, according to recent evidencebased reports on fluoridated milk, fluoridated salt, fluoride tablets and fluoride drops there is lack of evidence to make good recommendations [ Swedish Council on Technology Assessment in Health Care, 2002; Yeung et al.
One well-designed, double blinded RCT indicates that supervised administration of fluoride tablets may be an effective preventive measure among children with high caries-risk [Stephen and Campbell, 1978].
Fluoride tablets and fluoride drops could be considered on an individual basis for children at high risk of caries (Grade of recommendation: C).
Fluoride tablets, salt fluoridation, and milk fluoridation.
Treatment and posttreatment effects of chewable fluoride tablets on dental caries: Findings after 7 1/2 years.
A comparison of the caries-preventive effects of fluoride mouthrinsing, fluoride tablets, and both procedures combined: Final results after eight years.
Dietary Fluoride Supplements Children should only receive dietary supplemental fluoride tablets
or drops as prescribed by their physician or dentist based on the dietary fluoride supplement schedule approved by the ADA, the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry.
For instance, they're bringing 100,000 fluoride tablets
and hundreds of tooth brushes, which will be distributed through schools.
They told her to give fluoride drops to Carena from three months and to start David, then two, now 16, on fluoride tablets
I would recommend that individuals who don't drink water from a fluoridated source ask their family dentist about fluoride gels or fluoride tablets
for their young children.
Regarding the use of fluoride supplements, the CLP group received fluoride tablets
more often than that of HLP group (29.
Belgium will ban fluoride tablets
and chewing gum because fluoride damages bones," according to newspaper reports (http://news.