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Medications for Prevention of Dental Caries

About Prevention of Dental Caries:  Dental caries are cavities in teeth. Dental caries can usually can be prevented or controlled.

Drugs Used to Treat Prevention of Dental Caries

The following list of medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of this condition.

Drug name Rx / OTC Pregnancy CSA Alcohol Reviews Rating Activity
Flura-Drops N N Add review
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Generic name: fluoride systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

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Pro-Den Rx N N 4 reviews
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Generic name: fluoride topical

Drug class: mouth and throat products

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Altaflor N N Add review
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Generic name: fluoride systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

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Fluoridex Daily Defense Enhanced Whitening N N Add review
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Generic name: fluoride topical

Drug class: mouth and throat products

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Fluorigard N N Add review
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Generic name: fluoride topical

Drug class: mouth and throat products

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Neutracare Gel N N Add review
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Generic name: fluoride topical

Drug class: mouth and throat products

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Neutramaxx 5000 Plus Turbo N N Add review
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Generic name: fluoride topical

Drug class: mouth and throat products

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Epiflur N N Add review
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Generic name: fluoride systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

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Ionite APF Gel N N Add review
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Generic name: fluoride topical

Drug class: mouth and throat products

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Ionite R N N Add review
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Generic name: fluoride topical

Drug class: mouth and throat products

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Neutragard N N Add review
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Generic name: fluoride topical

Drug class: mouth and throat products

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PreviDent Gel N N Add review
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Generic name: fluoride topical

Drug class: mouth and throat products

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Acclean Plus N N Add review
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Generic name: fluoride topical

Drug class: mouth and throat products

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Colgate Total Whitening Gel N N Add review
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Generic name: fluoride topical

Drug class: mouth and throat products

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Darby Topical Fuoride Gel N N Add review
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Generic name: fluoride topical

Drug class: mouth and throat products

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Denti-Care Denti-Pro N N Add review
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Generic name: fluoride topical

Drug class: mouth and throat products

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Flor-Opal Gel N N Add review
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Generic name: fluoride topical

Drug class: mouth and throat products

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Fluorabon N N Add review
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Generic name: fluoride systemic

Drug class: minerals and electrolytes

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Fluorishield N N Add review
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Generic name: fluoride topical

Drug class: mouth and throat products

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Gelato APF Gel N N Add review
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Generic name: fluoride topical

Drug class: mouth and throat products

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Gelato Neutral PH N N Add review
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Generic name: fluoride topical

Drug class: mouth and throat products

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Ionite APF Foam N N Add review
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Generic name: fluoride topical

Drug class: mouth and throat products

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Neutra Maxx N N Add review
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Generic name: fluoride topical

Drug class: mouth and throat products

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Neutramaxx 5000 TCP N N Add review
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Generic name: fluoride topical

Drug class: mouth and throat products

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NRG APF Gel N N Add review
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Generic name: fluoride topical

Drug class: mouth and throat products

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Rx Prescription Only
OTC Over the Counter
Rx/OTC Prescription or Over the Counter
Off Label This medication may not be approved by the FDA for the treatment of this condition.
Pregnancy Category
A Adequate and well-controlled studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
B Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
C Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use in pregnant women despite potential risks.
D There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use in pregnant women despite potential risks.
X Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
N FDA has not classified the drug.
Controlled Substances Act (CSA) Schedule
N Is not subject to the Controlled Substances Act.
1 Has a high potential for abuse. Has no currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. There is a lack of accepted safety for use under medical supervision.
2 Has a high potential for abuse. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States or a currently accepted medical use with severe restrictions. Abuse may lead to severe psychological or physical dependence.
3 Has a potential for abuse less than those in schedules 1 and 2. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to moderate or low physical dependence or high psychological dependence.
4 Has a low potential for abuse relative to those in schedule 3. It has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to those in schedule 3.
5 Has a low potential for abuse relative to those in schedule 4. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to those in schedule 4.
Alcohol
X Interacts with Alcohol.

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