CE Course 1 - Tables

Table 1. Prescription Fluorides for Supplemental Home Use
1.1% neutral sodium dentifrice 5000 ppm

PreviDent 5000® k

1.1% neutral sodium gel 5000 ppm
PreviDentk , Theraflur® k
0.2% neutral sodium rinse

920 ppm

PreviDent® k , NaFrinse® l , Fluorinse Point-Two® k
1.1% sodium and acidulated phosphate gel 5000 ppm

Phos-Flur® k

Table 2. Over-the-Counter Supplemental Fluorides for Home Use
0.05% neutral sodium rinse

230 ppm

Reach Act® m, Fluorigard® k, Oral B Rinse Therapy® n, NaFrinse® l
0.044% sodium and acidulated phosphate rinse 200 ppm

Phos-Flur® k
0.4% stannous fluoride gel 1000 ppm Gel-Kam® k, Stop® n

Table 3. OTC Artificial Saliva Preparations
Product Added Fluoride
Entertainer's Secret® o
Moi-Stir® p
Mouthkote® q
Optimoist® k sodium monofluorophosphate
Salivart® r none
Xero-Lube® k sodium monofluorophosphate
Saliva Substitute® s none
Salix® t none

Table 4. Topical Antifungal Medications
Mycostatin® dd pastilles nystatin (polyene) 4-5 troches/day for 14 days
Mycostatin® dd oral suspension

nystatin (polyene)

1 tsp. 4-5 times/day; rinse and hold in mouth for 2 min. before spit/swallow
Mycostatin® dd ointment/cream (also available as a powder) nystatin (polyene)

apply 4-5 times/day; apply to dentures prior to each insertion
Mycelex® ee troche

clotrimazole (azole)

dissolve 1 troche in mouth 5 times/day for 14 days
Fungizone® y oral suspension

amphotericin B (polyene) 1 ml swish & swallow 4 times/day for 2 weeks
Mycolog® II y

nystatin and triamcinolone (polyene) apply at bedtime and after each meal

Table 5. Systemic Azole Antifungal Medications
Diflucan® b


200 mg immediately, then 100 mg daily for 7-14 days
Sporanox® z itraconazole 200-400 mg/day
Nizoral® z ketoconazole 200-400 mg/day

Table 6. Antiviral Medications for Herpes Simplex
Zovirax® a tablets acyclovir 200 mg q 4 hours
Zovirax® a ointment 5% acyclovir apply q 3 hours (6 times/day)
Zovirax® ff cream 10mg/g (1%) penciclovir apply every 2 hours (lips and face) for 4 days

Table 7. Topical Prescription Agents for Pain Control
Amlexanox oral paste 5% Aphthasol® gg

apply qid after meals and at bedtime

Xylocaine® aa 2% viscous swish with 1 tbsp qid
Triamcinolone Acetonide Dental Paste Kenalog® y in Orabase® 0.1% apply after each meal and at bedtime

Table 8. Topical OTC Agents for Pain Control
Benzyl alcohol Zilactin-M® w apply q 3-4 hours
Diphenhydramine Benadryl® Oral x swish with 1 tbsp qid
Benzocaine, gelatin, pectin and sodium cardoxymethylcellulose Orabase® k with Benzocaine
apply 3-4 times/day