Sensodyne® Sensitivity & Gum Toothpaste

  • Drug Facts Label

  • Aids in the prevention of dental cavities
  • Helps control bleeding gums
  • Helps interfere with harmful effects of plaque associated with gingivitis
  • Builds increasing protection against painful sensitivity of the teeth to cold, heat, acids, sweets, or contact

Directions

Adults and children 12 years of age and older:

  • Apply at least a 1-inch strip of the product onto a soft bristle toothbrush
  • Brush teeth thoroughly for at least 1 minute twice a day (morning and evening), and not more than 3 times a day, or as recommended by a dentist or doctor. Make sure to brush all sensitive areas of the teeth. Minimize swallowing. Spit out after brushing.

Children under 12 years of age: Consult a dentist or doctor

Other Information:

  • Products containing stannous fluoride may provide surface staining of the teeth. Adequate toothbrushing may prevent these stains which are not harmful or permanent and may be removed by your dentist.
  • This product is specially formulated to help prevent staining.
  • Store below 25°C (77°F)

Ingredients

Active:

Stannous fluoride 0.454% (0.15 w/v fluoride ion)


Inactive:

Glycerin, PEG-8, Hydrated silica, Pentasodium triphosphate, Flavor, Sodium lauryl sulfate, Titanium dioxide, Polyacrylic acid, Cocamidopropyl betaine, Sodium saccharin

Warnings

When using this product, if irritation occurs discontinue use.

Stop use and ask a dentist if:

  • The problem persists or worsens. Sensitive teeth may indicate a serious problem that may need prompt care by a dentist.
  • Pain/sensitivity still persists after 4 weeks of use
  • Gingivitis, bleeding, or redness persists for more than 2 weeks
  • You have painful or swollen gums, pus from the gum line, loose teeth, or increasing space between the teeth. These may be signs or symptoms of periodontitis, a serious form of gum disease.

Keep out of reach of children. If more than used for brushing is accidentally swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

Manufacturer

GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare, L.P.
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