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what is a good toothpaste w/ flouride for a 15 mo?

whenever i go to buy one, they all say for ages 2 and up. what can i use for my 15mo? pediatrician said i should use a toothpaste w/ flouride.

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Asked by Anonymous at 10:06 PM on Mar. 4, 2009 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • ask the pharmacist at your local drug store what they recommend, and they will show you. if im not sure about something i should be giving my son i always ask the pharmacist.

    Answer by exxOHjackie at 10:08 PM on Mar. 4, 2009

  • I buty the thoams teh train but its fluoride free.thats what her dentist recomendded until she doesnt swallow the toothpaste,well eat

    Answer by Lindasmama at 10:22 PM on Mar. 4, 2009

  • Does your 15 month old spit? If s/he doesn't spit it out yet, I wouldn't use a fluoride paste.

    Answer by TiccledBlue at 5:40 AM on Mar. 5, 2009

  • Flouride toothpaste is not safe for a child so young. Flouride toothpaste isn't safe at all, IMHO. My DD is 16 months and I brush her teeth with water. As soon as I can buy a mint extract, we will switch to using a baking soda paste mixed with the mint.

    Answer by epoh at 6:04 AM on Mar. 5, 2009

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