Prevident 5000 Plus (Sodium Fluoride)
(Rx) - indicates only available by prescription
To comply with Canadian International Pharmacy Association regulations you are permitted to order a 3-month supply or the closest package size available based on your personal prescription. read more
Sodium Fluoride Information
SODIUM FLUORIDE (SOE dee um FLOOR ide) paste is used to prevent tooth decay. It also helps to decrease sensitivity of the teeth.
This medicine may be used for other purposes; ask your health care provider or pharmacist if you have questions.
They need to know if you have any of these conditions: -kidney disease -stained, mottled, or pitted teeth -an unusual or allergic reaction to fluoride, other medicines, foods, dyes, or preservatives -pregnant or trying to get pregnant -breast-feeding
This medicine is applied to the teeth. Follow these instructions unless otherwise instructed by your dental professional: Apply a thin ribbon of cream to a toothbrush. Brush thoroughly once daily for two minutes, preferably at bedtime. After using, adults should spit the paste out after use and should not eat, drink, or rinse for 30 minutes for best results. Do not swallow the paste. Talk to your pediatrician or dental professional regarding the use of this medicine in children. This paste has been used in children as young as 6 years of age, however, precautions do apply. Children of 6 to 16 years of age should spit the paste out after use and rinse mouth thoroughly.
Overdosage: If you think you have taken too much of this medicine contact a poison control center or emergency room at once. NOTE: This medicine is only for you. Do not share this medicine with others.
If you miss a dose, use it as soon as you can. If it is almost time for your next dose, use only that dose. Do not use double or extra doses.
Interactions are not expected.
This list may not describe all possible interactions. Give your health care provider a list of all the medicines, herbs, non-prescription drugs, or dietary supplements you use. Also tell them if you smoke, drink alcohol, or use illegal drugs. Some items may interact with your medicine.
Visit your dental professional for regular checks on your project. Do not swallow this paste. Prolonged daily ingestion can cause abnormal tooth enamel. Enamel is the hard part on the outside of the tooth. Report any changes in tooth color, such as unusual staining or spotting of the teeth.
This medicine produces few side effects when used as directed. If it is swallowed, side effects may occur. Talk to your doctor or health care professional for advice if you have any unusual side effects.
This list may not describe all possible side effects. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
Keep out of the reach of children. Store at room temperature between 20 and 25 degrees C (68 and 77 degrees F). Keep container tightly closed. Throw away any unused medicine after the expiration date.
NOTE: This sheet is a summary. It may not cover all possible information. If you have questions about this medicine, talk to your doctor, pharmacist, or health care provider.
Sodium Fluoride Dental paste