Q: Does Denti-Pro Gel 2% Neutral Sodium Fluoride contain alcohol?
A: No, there is no alcohol in the formula.
Q: Is Denti-Pro Gel 2% Neutral Sodium Fluoride clear or dye free?
A: It is not dye-free, mint is green, raspberry and strawberry are red.
Q: What Fluoride product may be used on patients that are in radiation treatment?
A: Unflavored 1.1% Neutral Sodium Fluoride
Q: Are fluoride treatments effective after age 16?
A: Yes, Topical fluoride for the lifetime of a tooth is widely accepted and continues to be an area of ongoing research. For adults, it is recommended to use Neutral fluorides (Gels and foams) because many have esthetic restorations that can discolor with APF formulas.
Q: At which age do we start applying fluoride treatment for children?
A: Usually around 6 years old. (Except in high risk situations, where bi-annual treatment may begin at 3 years old.)
The 60 second fluoride GEL or FOAM is recommended for children as well as Duraflor.
Q: What are the benefits in choosing a fluoride product?
A: When it comes to patient acceptance, there are several important considerations. Accepted flavors, texture, ease of usage and effectiveness are all features to consider. Fluoride benefits include preventing decay, recurrent decay and sensitivity.
Q: Is Denti-Pro Gel 2% Neutral Sodium Flouride a 60 second application or 4 min. application?
A: The labeling suggests using the gel up to 4 minutes and we should follow the label whenever possible. However, Health Canada suggest the use of any fluoride for at least a minute.