Home | Links | Contact Us | Top 50 | News | Bookmark
Find a drug:
A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z   #  


Health Discussion Forum

 I wanna die. please help me?
lately i have been feeling like ****, and i just feel like a failure. like nothing i do is right. i'm failing math, and i never fail classes. i'm doing horrible in school. i feel like no ...


 I think about suicide pretty much daily?
I'm on medication already I don't know why I still feel like this. it's just always in the back of my head....


 I feel like s*** what can i do?
uh... im a girl. and cant drink with the rents for the weekend....


 Help! I'm suffering from SEVERE anxiety, and anxiety attacks!?
Please give me some tips & some good natural, herbal pills I can take, or something. I'm having muscle spasms throughout my back and I am a massage therapist! I have several clients ...


 I'm sat here alone in my flat feeling so miserable & don't know who to turn to for help?
Iam not receiving the care & support i think i should be getting via the Local Health Authority.I have just made a complaint to the local trust & got the reply back today.Everything is just ...


 Whats wrong with me??? Do I need help or what?
Well lets say I'm not a very happy person. I write as some people say disturbing poems but it just tells how I feel about my life and everything around it.
Additional Details
I'...


 How the hell do I get out of Iowa?
I have been stuck in this state for 30 years!...


 I THINK SOMEONE IS IN MY HOUSE - SERIOUS QUESTION?
Im downstairs by myself with my parents upstairs. i heard scratching on my door leading to the outside, i can hear breathing in the distant which i think is coming from outside my room! im freaking ...


 Is it normal to feel like a failure when you can't help somebody?
I like to help people. Sometimes a little too much, I get in the middle of arguments a lot because I hate arguments. I help my friends when they need it. Whether they need to talk about cutting, or ...


 Dont laugh...can you actually be addicted to chocolate?
...



Drug Guide    A   acidulated Phosphate Fluoride

  Prescription drug information   Post your opinion about this drug  

   Acidulated Phosphate Fluoride

Acidulated Phosphate Fluoride
Sodium Fluor 0.02% Dntl Rinse


Sodium fluoride makes teeth more resistant to decay and bacteria that cause cavities. Acidulated Phosphate Fluoride is used to prevent cavities.

ALTERNATE NAMES

Phos-Flur, Flur-Rinse, Nafrinse, Fluoride Mouthwash, Phosphate Fluoride, Mouthwash W/fluoride
 
no rating
No Rating Yet
No Reviews | Post your opinion
 Acidulated Phosphate Fluoride images:

OverviewPhotosHow To UseSide EffectsPrecautionsMissed DoseDrug Interactions
acidulated Phosphate Fluoride
Phos-Flur, Flur-Rinse, Nafrinse, Fluoride Mouthwash, Phosphate Fluoride, Mouthwash W/fluoride

Uses
Sodium fluoride makes teeth more resistant to decay and bacteria that cause cavities. Acidulated Phosphate Fluoride is used to prevent cavities.


Storage
  • Store at room temperature between 59 and 86 degrees F (15 to 30 degrees C) away from heat and light.
  • As with all medications, keep out of the reach of children.


Overdose
  • If overdose is suspected, contact your local poison control center or emergency room immediately.
  • Symptoms of overdose may include increased drooling; nausea; stomach pain; vomiting; diarrhea; muscle weakness; shaking; seizures; paleness of the skin; weak, fast heartbeat; shallow, rapid breathing; and extreme thirst.

How To Use
  • This rinse is usually used once or twice a day as directed.
  • It is best used immediately after brushing or flossing the teeth.
  • To use, measure the prescribed amount usually 1 or 2 teaspoonfuls (5 or 10 ml), place it in your mouth and swish it around and between teeth for at least one minute before spitting it out.
  • Do not swallow this unless directed to do so by your doctor or dentist.
  • Avoid eating, drinking or rinsing your mouth for at least 30 minutes after using this to enable the medication to have contact with the teeth.

Side Effects
  • You may produce an excess of saliva.
  • Inform your doctor if you experience mouth or gum irritation while using Acidulated Phosphate Fluoride.
  • Nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, diarrhea, headache or muscle twitches may occur if Acidulated Phosphate Fluoride is accidentally swallowed.
  • If these symptoms occur, contact your doctor.
  • It is unlikely to occur but if your teeth become stained or change color, notify your dentist.
  • If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.

Precautions
  • Tell your doctor if you have any pre-existing illnesses, especially: kidney disease, stomach ulcers, severe joint pain, if you are on a low-salt diet, if you live in an area where the drinking water is fluoridated, any drug allergies.
  • It is important not to continually ingest Acidulated Phosphate Fluoride because the fluoride in tap water may combine to give you too much fluoride and may discolor your teeth.
  • Consult your doctor/dentist about this.
  • Additionally, fluoride can be found in tea and bone-containing fish such as sardines.
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant before using Acidulated Phosphate Fluoride.
  • Fluoride is excreted into breast milk.
  • Though, to date, there are no reports of harm to nursing infants when fluoride was used in normal amounts, consult your doctor before breast-feeding.

Missed Dose
  • If you miss a dose, take it as soon as remembered; do not take it if it is near the time for the next dose, instead, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule.
  • Do not double-up the dose to catch up.

Drug Interactions
  • Tell your doctor of any over-the-counter or prescription medication you may use.
  • Do not start or stop any medicine without doctor or pharmacist approval.

Add a Rating - Post your opinion about this drug

Post your opinion about acidulated Phosphate Fluoride
Ratings Legend
5 Stars = Excellent      4 Stars = Good      3 Stars = Average      2 Stars = Fair      1 Star   = Poor
* Required Fieldpoorexcellent
*Satisfaction
Low adverse Reactions
Healing Power
No dependency problems
Cost-Benefit

*Why were you taking acidulated Phosphate Fluoride ?

Briefly describe any side effects you experienced:


Additional Comments about acidulated Phosphate Fluoride :


*Your gender:  male    female  
*Your age:   

Location :

*Length of time taking drug?
(use "comments" for other time length)

Email (optional):  


Posting rules
  • Please no foul language
  • English only
  • No commercial advertising
  • No SPAM. No pyramid schemes of any kind
  • Read before you post.
  • No ALL CAPS, they are considered impolite

If you don't follow the above rules, your post will be probably deleted.





CONDITIONS OF USE: The information in this database is intended to supplement, not substitute for, the expertise and judgement of healthcare professionals. The information is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, drug interactions or adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use of a particular drug is safe, appropriate or effective for you or anyone else. A healthcare professional should be consulted before taking any drug, changing any diet or commencing or discontinuing any course of treatment.

Large Text
Archive: All drugs - Links - Forum - Forum - Forum - Medical Topics
Drug3k does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. 0.014
Copyright (c) 2013 Drug3k Monday, March 16, 2015
Terms of use - Privacy Policy