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stannous fluoride adverse effects

A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael P Vaughn
34 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Triclosan: Triclosan is actually a registered pesticide that has anti-microbial actions against bacteria. It has been found to block throid function in bull frog ... Read More
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Dr. James Beck
11 years experience Dentistry
Apples and oranges: Triclosan and Fluoride are used for different purposes. Triclosan is an antibacterial and antifungal used in a variety of consumer products including ... Read More
Dr. Howard Schneider
34 years experience Pediatric Dentistry
Not the same thing: Triclosan and stannous Fluoride are two totally different things. Triclosan is an antibacterial, it kills bacteria. Stannous Fluoride helps strength ... Read More

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Siu
17 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
No: An article in the jada (journal of american dental assoc.) concluded that no differences were observed in gingivitis, bleeding, or mean proportions of ... Read More
Dr. James Beck
11 years experience Dentistry
Not much difference: Some studies show that stannous Fluoride is better, but i really don't think there's much difference. They are just different chemical formulas that " ... Read More
Dr. Jeffrey Goldstein
33 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Depends.: Stannous fluoride, the first Fluoride to be put in toothpastes, is an effective desensitizing agent, so if you're cold, hot, sweet and salt sensitive, ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Bobbitt
32 years experience Dentistry
Not exactly: At acidic ph (~5.5), the hydroxyapatite crystal of tooth can dissolve; add bacteria and you get "tooth decay." stannous ion (tin) is antimicrobial. Fl ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Same deal: Stannous fluoride (Tin fluoride) is the usual form of fluoride in tooth paste. Wish you good health! - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, w ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Meng Syn
Dr. Meng Syn answered
38 years experience Dentistry
See your dentist: Hyper fluorosis stains can be shallow or deep. Both stains are treated differently. We have had luck reducing these stains with a product called mi ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
53 years experience Orthodontics
Sensitivity: Sensitivity more likely to be to one of the inactive ingredients, not the fluoride. You may want to return to using your original toothpaste.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
48 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
SnF2 and KNO3: Stannous Fluoride is tin Fluoride and is used to fight cavities. It is a chemical compound with the formula snf2. Potassium nitrate is a chemical com ... Read More
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Dr. Shamshad Haroon
26 years experience Psychiatry
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
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Yes: It is possible. Many of the medications used to treat pregnancy have a rare but serious side effect in the baby called primary pulmonary hypertension ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
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Yes: It is a pregnancy category c drug. This means there are no definitive studies in humans or there is a suggestion of possible negative effects through ... Read More
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