Alternate Names/Related Terms
- Stannous Fluoride
- Sodium Fluoride
- Sodium Hexafluorosilicate
- Sodium Monofluorophosphate
- Water Fluoridation
What Is Fluoride Used for Today?
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- Update Date: 07/25/2012 -
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