Colgate Duraphat 5000ppm fluoride toothpaste is a high fluoride toothpaste for the prevention of dental caries in adults over 16 years — particularly amongst patients at high risk from caries.
Clinical studies show that higher concentrations of fluoride in dentifrice formulations compared to regular toothpaste will provide greater anti-caries benefits, with increasing in increments up to 5000ppm fluoride.
Contains 5000ppm fluoride
Delivers clinically-proven greater caries reduction than regular toothpaste — approximately 70 per cent caries reduction for a 5000ppm fluoride1
For daily use instead of regular toothpaste
Minimum disruption to patient's regular routine helps to maximise patient compliance
Great-tasting mint flavour
Helps to maximise patient compliance
Listed on the Dental Practitioners' Formulary (BNF) as sodium fluoride toothpaste 1.1% DPF)
Proven efficacy available for a wide range of patients
1Tavss et al: American Journal of Dentistry, Vol 16, No. 6, December 2003
2Baysan et al: caries Res 2001 3:41-46
Colgate Oral Health Month - September
The British Dental Association and Colgate are partnering to raise awareness of the importance of healthy mouths in families. Colgate Oral Health Month, now in it's 11th year, aims to inform and educate the general public on the importance of good oral health, and to encourage communication between dental professionals and patients.