a toxic condition that sometimes occurs with ingestion of excessive fluoride. Acute fluoride poisoning involves an immediate
physiological reaction, with nausea, vomiting, hypersalivation, abdominal pain, and diarrhea. Chronic fluoride poisoning is a physiological reaction
to long term exposure to high levels of fluoride and is characterized by dental fluorosis, skeletal fluorosis, and kidney damage. Called also
a fluoride ingested in water, supplements, or some other form. See also fluoridation.
a fluoride applied directly to the teeth, especially of children, in a dental caries prevention program.
A simple look in the dictionary says enough right?
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