stannous fluoride


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stannous fluoride

[′stan·əs ′flu̇r‚īd]
(inorganic chemistry)
SnF2 A white, lustrous powder; slightly soluble in water; used to fluoridate toothpaste and as a medicine.
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In the future, it would be helpful to separate and evaluate dental products based on the type of fluoride present (whether sodium fluoride, stannous fluoride, etc.
Stannous fluoride toothpastes reduce the gingival index more than sodium fluoride toothpastes.
2] laser irradiation and stannous fluoride gel has also been shown to be effective for inducing tubule occlusion for up to six months after treatment.
An eight-week clinical research program showed that an extra dosage of stannous fluoride reduced tooth sensitivity by 44 per cent.
Effect of stannous fluoride toothpaste on erosion-like lesions: an in vivo study.
Amine fluoride/ Stannous fluoride and incidence of root caries in periodontal maintenance patients.
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.
Limited Tenders are invited for 011252 Anticaries Fluoride Gel Containing Sodium Fluoride Stannous Fluoride Bott Tube Of 120 150 Ml Or Gm
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.
4% stannous fluoride or 1% neutral sodium fluoride preparation.
The FDA bases its position on the notion that the only sanctioned claims for stannous fluoride rinses and treatment gels are for preventing dental caries.