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Phos-Flur Ortho Defense by Colgate Oral Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Medically reviewed on December 4, 2017

Dosage form: rinse
Ingredients: SODIUM FLUORIDE 2mg in 10mL
Labeler: Colgate Oral Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
NDC Code: 0126-0135

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Phos-Flur® Ortho Defense®

Drug Facts

Active ingredient

Sodium fluoride 0.04% (0.02% w/v fluoride ion)

Purpose

Anticavity

Use

aids in the prevention of dental cavities

Warnings

Keep out of reach of children. If more than used for rinsing is accidentally swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

Directions
adults and children 6 years of age and older
  • use once a day after brushing your teeth with a toothpaste
  • vigorously swish 10 milliliters (10 mL mark on cap or 2 teaspoonfuls) of rinse between your teeth for 1 minute then spit out
  • do not swallow the rinse
  • do not eat or drink for 30 minutes after rinsing
  • instruct children under 12 years of age in good rinsing habits (to minimize swallowing)
  • supervise children as necessary until capable of using without supervision
children under 6 years of age
  • ask a dentist or physician

Inactive ingredients

water, sorbitol, sodium phosphate, poloxamer 338, flavor, potassium sorbate, phosphoric acid, polysorbate 20, FD&C blue no. 1

Other Information

store at controlled room temperature 68 – 77° F (20 – 25°C)

Questions?

1-800-468-6502

Dist. by:
COLGATE-PALMOLIVE COMPANY
New York, NY 10022

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 500 mL Bottle Label

Colgate®

Phos•Flur®
Ortho Defense®
Anticavity Fluoride Rinse

IDEAL PROTECTION
WHILE WEARING BRACES

ORTHODONTIST RECOMMENDED
HELPS STRENGTHEN ENAMEL
HELPS PREVENT CAVITIES

MINT

ADA
Accepted
American
Dental
Association ®

16.9 FL OZ (1.05 PT) 500 mL

IMPORTANT: Read directions for proper use

P9902500

PHOS-FLUR ORTHO DEFENSE 
sodium fluoride rinse
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:0126-0135
Route of AdministrationDENTALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
SODIUM FLUORIDE (FLUORIDE ION) FLUORIDE ION2 mg  in 10 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
WATER 
SORBITOL 
POTASSIUM SORBATE 
PHOSPHORIC ACID 
SODIUM PHOSPHATE, MONOBASIC, MONOHYDRATE 
POLYSORBATE 20 
POLOXAMER 338 
FD&C BLUE NO. 1 
Product Characteristics
ColorBLUEScore    
ShapeSize
FlavorPEPPERMINTImprint Code
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:0126-0135-46500 mL in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH FINALpart35501/12/2011
Labeler - Colgate Oral Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (055002195)

 
Colgate Oral Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

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