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Sodium Monofluorophosphate



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Mineral supplement

Caries prophylaxis

Chemical Name

Phosphorofluoridic acid, disodium salt

Foreign Names

  • Natrium fluorophosphat (German)
  • Monofluorophosphate de sodium (French)

Generic Names

  • Sodium (monofluorophosphate de) (OS: DCF)
  • Disodium phosphorofluoridate (IS)
  • MFP Sodium (IS)
  • Natrii monofluorophosphas (IS)
  • Sodium Fluorophosphate (IS)
  • Sodium Monofluorophosphate (PH: USP 38)

Brand Names

  • Caristop Sensitive (Sodium Monofluorophosphate and Potassium Nitrate)
    Maver, Chile
  • Fluocaril (Sodium Monofluorophosphate and Sodium Fluoride)
    Procter & Gamble, Belgium
  • Fluocaril Bifluore (Sodium Monofluorophosphate and Sodium Fluoride)
    Procter & Gamble, Portugal; Sanofi-Synthelabo, Taiwan
  • Fluocaril bi-fluoré (Sodium Monofluorophosphate and Sodium Fluoride)
    Procter & Gamble, France; Teriak, Tunisia
  • Kids Bunny (pediatric)
    ICPA, India
  • Negaporosis (Sodium Monofluorophosphate and Calcium Carbonate)
    Bajer, Argentina
  • Nitra (Sodium Monofluorophosphate and Potassium Nitrate)
    Micro Eros, India
  • Ra-Thermoseal (Sodium Monofluorophosphate and Potassium Nitrate)
    ICPA, India
  • Tridin (Sodium Monofluorophosphate and Calcium)
    Rottapharm/Madaus, Germany


DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
USPPharmacopoeia of the United States

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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