Descriptor English: Sodium Fluoride
Descriptor Spanish: Fluoruro de Sodio
Descriptor fluoruro sódico
Entry term(s) fluoruro de sodio
Scope note: Una fuente de FLÚOR inorgánico que se utiliza tópicamente para la prevención de las caries dentales.
Descriptor Portuguese: Fluoreto de Sódio
Descriptor French: Fluorure de sodium
Entry term(s): Fluoride, Sodium
Fluorides, Sodium
Sodium Fluorides
Tree number(s): D01.303.350.300.875
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: A source of inorganic fluoride which is used topically to prevent dental caries.
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Pharm Action: Cariostatic Agents
Registry Number: 8ZYQ1474W7
CAS Type 1 Name: Sodium fluoride (NaF)
Previous Indexing: Fluorides (1966-1976)
Fluorides, Topical (1966-1976)
Public MeSH Note: 84; was see under FLUORIDES 1977-83; ACIDULATED PHOSPHATE FLUORIDE was see under FLUORIDES 1977-83
History Note: 84(77); was see under FLUORIDES 1977-83
DeCS ID: 13354
Unique ID: D012969
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Date Established: 1984/01/01
Date of Entry: 1976/04/16
Revision Date: 2016/07/01
Sodium Fluoride - Preferred
Concept UI M0020103
Scope note A source of inorganic fluoride which is used topically to prevent dental caries.
Preferred term Sodium Fluoride
Entry term(s) Fluoride, Sodium
Fluorides, Sodium
Sodium Fluorides
Zymafluor - Narrower
Concept UI M0372639
Preferred term Zymafluor
Entry term(s) Zymafluors
Fluoristat - Narrower
Concept UI M0542331
Preferred term Fluoristat
Entry term(s) Fluoristats
Ossin - Narrower
Concept UI M0372640
Preferred term Ossin
Entry term(s) Ossins

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