Pro-Gel 2% Neutral Sodium Fluoride Gel
Safe and effective for patients with composite or porcelain restorations, the gentle neutral pH reduces the risk of dulling or etching restorations. Patients will appreciate the smooth, thixotropic consistency which reduces overflow along with the risk of gagging or ingestion.
2% Neutral Fluoride Gel is safe and effective for patients with composite or porcelain restorations, the gentle neutral pH reduces the risk of dulling or etching restorations. Patients will appreciate the smooth, thixotropic consistency which reduces overflow along with the risk of gagging or ingestion.
- Smooth, thixotropic consistency and excellent tasting flavours for patient pleasing formula.
- 4-minute application (contains 9,050 ppm fluoride).
- Ideal for patients with reduced salivary flow or acid intolerance.
More details can be found on the “technical information” tab
Q: Does Pro-Gel 2% Neutral Sodium Fluoride contain alcohol?
A: No, there is no alcohol in the formula.
Q: What Fluoride product may be used on patients that are in radiation treatment?
A: Unflavored 1.1% Neutral Sodium Fluoride
Q: Are fluoride treatments effective after age 16?
A: Yes, Topical fluoride for the lifetime of a tooth is widely accepted and continues to be an area of ongoing research. For adults, it is recommended to use Neutral fluorides (Gels and foams) because many have esthetic restorations that can discolor with APF formulas.
Q: At which age do we start applying fluoride treatment for children?
A: Usually around 6 years old. (Except in high risk situations, where bi-annual treatment may begin at 3 years old.)
The 60 second fluoride GEL or FOAM is recommended for children as well as Duraflor.
Q: What are the benefits in choosing a fluoride product?
A: When it comes to patient acceptance, there are several important considerations. Accepted flavors, texture, ease of usage and effectiveness are all features to consider. Fluoride benefits include preventing decay, recurrent decay and sensitivity.
Q: Is Pro-Gel 2% Neutral Sodium Flouride a 60 second application or 4 min. application?
A: The labeling suggests using the gel up to 4 minutes and we should follow the label whenever possible. However, Health Canada suggest the use of any fluoride for at least a minute.