Fluor-a-day Chewable Tablets

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    Therapeutic Class:

    Prevention of Dental Cavities

    Form:

    Chewable Tablets

    Strength:

    0.25 mg Fluoride (0.56 mg Sodium Fluoride), 0.5 mg Fluoride (1.10 mg Sodium Fluoride), 1 mg Fluoride (2.21 mg Sodium Fluoride)
    Note: The quantity (mg) of Sodium Fluoride (NaF) comprised in a tablet is equivalent to the quantity (mg) of Fluoride (F) ion. For example, 0.56 mg of NaF is equivalent to 0.25 mg of F ion.

    Format:

    120

    Ingredients:

    Medicinal Ingredient: Sodium Fluoride USP. Non-medicinal Ingredients (alphabetically): Cherry Flavour, Sorbitol, Magnesium Stearate, Raspberry Flavour, Xylitol.

    Indication/Description:

    A factor in prevention of dental cavities.

    Dosage:

    0.25 mg Tablets:
    Usual daily dose:
     dosage depends on age of child and concentration of Fluoride in drinking water, see chart below:

    Age (Years) Concentration of Fluoride in Drinking Water (ppm)
    Less than 0.3 0.3 – 0.7
    Birth – 2
    As directed by dentist or physician
    2 – 3
    2 tablets
    1 tablet
    3 and over 4 tablets
    2 tablets

    0.5 mg Tablets:
    Usual Daily Dose:
     dosage depends on age of child and concentration of Fluoride in drinking water, see chart below:

    Age (Years) Concentration of Fluoride in Drinking Water (ppm)
    Less than 0.3 0.3-0.7
    Birth – 2
    As directed by dentist or physician
    2-3 1 tablet
    1/2 tablet
    3 and over 2 tablets
    1 tablet

    1 mg Tablets:
    Usual Daily Dose:
     dosage depends on age of child and concentration of Fluoride in drinking water, see chart below:

    Age (Years) Concentration of Fluoride in Drinking Water (ppm)
    Less than 0.3 0.3 – 0.7
    Birth – 2
    As directed by dentist or physician
    2 – 3 1/2 tablet
    1/4 tablet
    3 and over 1 tablet
    1/2 tablet

    Directions for use:

    Recommended tablet(s) to be chewed slowly after brushing. To avoid having to take more than one tablet daily, consider selecting a higher strength Fluor-a-day® tablet.

    Warning:

    The use of Fluoride Supplements is not recommended where community drinking water contains 0.7 ppm or more of Fluoride or in artificially fluoridated water as mottling of the teeth enamel may result. Keep out of reach of children.

    Storage:

    Store at room between 15°C and 30°C.

    For more information, visit www.fluoraday.com.

    Fluor-a-day® is a registered trademark of Pharmascience Inc.

    These products may not be suitable for everyone. Read the labels and follow the directions of use.
    For additional information, contact us at 1-888-550-6060 or by email at medinfo@pendopharm.com.

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