acidulated phosphate fluoride solution


acidulated phosphate fluoride solution
sodium fluoride and acidulated phosphate topical s.

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  • Acidulated Phosphate Fluoride — is a sodium fluoride solution, paste or powder, which has been acidulated to pH 3 to 4 and buffered with a phosphate. It is used in the prevention of dental caries.References* [http://chem.sis.nlm.nih.gov/] ee also* Fluoride therapy * Water… …   Wikipedia

  • sodium fluoride and acidulated phosphate topical solution — [USP] a fluoride containing preparation, consisting of sodium fluoride, hydrofluoric acid, and phosphoric acid, with concentrations of 1.23 per cent fluoride ion and 0.98 per cent phosphoric acid, pH of 3.0 to 3.5; applied topically to the teeth… …   Medical dictionary

  • APF solution — sodium fluoride and acidulated phosphate topical s …   Medical dictionary

  • APF — Abbreviation for animal protein factor. * * * acidulated phosphofluoride; adaptive pattern filtering; American Psychological Foundation; anabolism promoting factor; animal protein factor; antiperinuclear factor; assigned protection factor * * *… …   Medical dictionary