Sodium Fluoride Chewable Tablet 0.55Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Sodium Fluoride: Chewable tablet (0.55mg)

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Sodium Fluoride 0.25mg Chw Tab
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Fluoride 0.25mg Chw Tab
Cypress Pharmaceutical Inc
Pill Identification: SCI  |  6

What is this Medicine?

SODIUM FLUORIDE (SOE dee um FLOOR ide) is a mineral that strengthens tooth enamel and helps to prevent dental decay. It is also used as a fluoride supplement.

This mineral may be used for other purposes; ask your health care provider or pharmacist if you have questions.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Sodium Fluoride: Chewable tablet(0.55mg)
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Sodium Fluoride 0.25mg Chewable Tablet

NDC: 602580145
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Nutritional Supplementation

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Bone Pain, Multiple Myeloma, Dental Caries Prophylaxis, Osteoporosis, Prostate Cancer, Otosclerosis

Storage Information
Store in a cool, dry place
Store in original container
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Avoid direct heat and sunlight
Sodium Fluoride 0.25mg Chewable Tablet
Daily Life Interactions for Sodium Fluoride 0.25mg Chewable Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Calcium-containing foods and Sodium Fluoride 0.25mg Chewable Tablet(Sodium Fluoride)
Calcium-containing foods and Sodium Fluoride(Sodium Fluoride)
Dairy products and other foods rich in calcium may decrease the actions of Sodium Flouride by reducing the amount absorbed by the body. Take Sodium Fluoride 2 hours before or after you eat dairy products to avoid an interaction.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

SECOND Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

THIRD Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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