stannous fluoride


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stannous fluoride

n.
A white powder, SnF2, used to fluoridate toothpaste.

stan′nous fluo′ride


n.
a white, crystalline powder used in fluoridating toothpaste.
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Noun1.stannous fluoride - a white powder that is used to fluoridate toothpaste
fluoride - a salt of hydrofluoric acid
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The toothpaste uses stannous fluoride as its active ingredient.
Examples include aqueous solutions of sodium fluoride and stannous fluoride, low pH solutions such as the acidulated phosphate fluoride system.
using the active ingredient stannous fluoride with a singular focus on helping consumers leave bleeding gums behind.
Dentinal hypersensitivity can be reduced either by using home care products such as toothpaste and mouthwashes containing agents like sodium fluoride, stannous fluoride, potassium nitrate, strontium chloride, or fluoride compounds, calcium compounds, cavity varnishes, restorative resins at office.
Crest Pro-Health [HD] is designed to leverage the incremental chemistry of stannous fluoride and hydrogen peroxide, so the two steps are not intended to be used individually.
It is well documented that application of dentifrices containing stannous fluoride [15-17] and sodium fluoride [18-21] can promote the deposition of mineral precipitates within open dentinal tubules, thereby reducing fluid flow in dentine tubules following exposure to stimuli.
New Enamelon[R] Preventive Treatment Gel (970 ppm F) from Premier Dental combines stabilized stannous fluoride with amorphous calcium phosphate (ACP) technology, the company says.
50,51) Stannous fluoride toothpastes were also shown to have a significant effect on biofilm reduction and gingivitis.
Fluoride-containing dentifrices have been in common usage since the 1960s when it was shown that dentifrices containing sodium fluoride (NaF), disodium monofluorophosphate (MFP), stannous fluoride (SnF2), acidulated phosphate fluoride, or amine fluoride reduced the caries rates in children [1].
Fluoride such as stannous fluoride, sodium fluoride and fluoride iontophoresis, glass ionomers resins, cyanoacrylates and corticosteroids.
potassium nitrate, stannous fluoride, strontium chloride hexahydrate, and aluminum, potassium or ferric oxalates and fluorides