stannous fluoride

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a white powder that is used to fluoridate toothpaste

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An eight-week clinical research program showed that an extra dosage of stannous fluoride reduced tooth sensitivity by 44 per cent.
His Columbus-based company, Midwest Orthodontic Manufacturing, is awaiting federal approval for orthodontic bands that slowly release stannous fluoride.
OMNII has brought many firsts to dental professionals including the first unit-dose and white fluoride varnishes, the first line of stannous fluoride brush-on gels and oral rinse concentrate and the first professionally-dispensed tooth whitener.
454% Stannous Fluoride Sodium Hexametaphosphate Dentifrice
It is free of controversial ingredients such as triclosan and stannous fluoride.
The chemical action of stabilized stannous fluoride in Crest Pro-Health Toothpaste inhibits the metabolic activity of destructive bacteria while cetylpyridinium chloride (CPC) in Crest Pro-Health Rinse inhibits the regrowth of plaque biofilm, Proctor and Gamble reports.
The authors note that the incidence of caries in Enamelon users who have completed 12 months in the study were comparable to results from earlier studies of patients who used daily prescription stannous fluoride mouth trays, a current standard of care for high-risk patients.
Its unique non-abrasive formula of stannous fluoride, calcium and phosphate is reported to deliver significantly more fluoride uptake and helps to promote remineralization and inhibit demineralization.
The system includes Crest Pro-Health Clinical Gum Protection toothpaste, with newly balanced stabilized stannous fluoride chemistry that provides an increase in antibacterial power, resulting in our highest level of protection against plaque bacteria that cause gingivitis and helps reverse it after four weeks of regular use," said Dr.
4% stannous fluoride or 1% neutral sodium fluoride preparation.
Stannous fluoride is not recommended due to its acidity.