Potential fluoride toxicity from oral medicaments: A review

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Rizwan Ullah ; Muhammad Sohail Zafar ; Nazish Shahani (2017)
  • Publisher: Mashhad University of Medical Sciences
  • Journal: Iranian Journal of Basic Medical Sciences, volume 20, issue 8, pages 841-848 (issn: 2008-3866, eissn: 2008-3874)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.22038/ijbms.2017.9104, pmc: PMC5651468
  • Subject: Toxicity | Water fluoridation | Review Article | R | Fluoride | Oral health | Medicine | Fluoridation
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The beneficial effects of fluoride on human oral health are well studied. There are numerous studies demonstrating that a small amount of fluoride delivered to the oral cavity decreases the prevalence of dental decay and results in stronger teeth and bones. However, ing... View more
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