Thera-Flur-N Side Effects

Generic Name: fluoride topical

Note: This document contains side effect information about fluoride topical. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Thera-Flur-N.

Some side effects of Thera-Flur-N may not be reported. Always consult your doctor or healthcare specialist for medical advice. You may also report side effects to the FDA.

For the Consumer

Applies to fluoride topical: cream, gel, paste, rinse

When used in small doses, no COMMON side effects have been reported with this medicine. Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur while taking fluoride topical (the active ingredient contained in Thera-Flur-N)

Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue).

For Healthcare Professionals

Applies to fluoride topical: mucous membrane powder for reconstitution, mucous membrane solution, topical cream, topical gel, topical kit, topical paste, topical solution, topical swab

Hypersensitivity

Hypersensitivity side effects including allergic reactions have been reported.

Oncologic

It has been shown that fluoride ion has potential to induce chromosome aberrations in cultured human and animal cells at doses much higher than those to which humans are exposed. In vivo data are conflicting.

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