ADA Seal Product Report

Tom's of Maine Alcohol-free/Natural Children's Anticavity Fluoride Rinse (Juicy Mint)

Tom's of Maine
ADA Seal Statement 
"The ADA Council on Scientific Affairs’ Acceptance of Tom's of Maine Alcohol-free/Natural Children's Anticavity Fluoride Rinse (Juicy Mint) is based on its finding that the product is effective in helping to prevent and reduce tooth decay, when used as directed."
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Basis for Acceptance 
A company earns the ADA Seal for its product by providing evidence that meets the ADA criteria for safety and efficacy.  The ADA Council on Scientific Affairs carefully evaluates the evidence according to the Guidelines for Participation in the ADA’s Seal of Acceptance Program.  In addition, requirements for this product category include but are not limited to the following criteria:
  • Clinical studies in humans
  • Laboratory studies to determine the amount of available fluoride. These tests were also conducted in ADA labs.
Brief Description of Product, Indications and Directions for Use 
  • Adults and children 6 years of age and older.
  • Use once a day after brushing your teeth with toothpaste.
  • Remove cap, fill to 10 ml mark.
  • Vigorously swish 10 ml of rinse between your teeth for 1 minute and then spit out. Do not swallow the rinse.
  • Do not eat or drink for 30 minutes after rinsing.
  • Instruct children under 12 years of age in good rinsing habits (to minimize swallowing).
  • Supervise children as necessary until capable of using without supervision.
  • Children under 6 years of age. Consult a dentist or doctor.
Active Ingredients:
Sodium Fluoride 0.0442% for anticavity

Inactive Ingredients:
Water, glycerin, organic Aloe barbadensis leaf juice, xylitol, sodium phosphate, propanediol, natural flavor, benzoic acid, menthol
Label Warnings 
Keep out of reach of children under 6 years of age. If more than used for rinsing is accidentally swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
Company Information 
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Tom's of Maine 302 Lafayette Center, 3rd Floor P.O. Box 710 Kennebunk, ME 04043 Ph: 207 985 1188 Ph: 800 367 8667 E-mail: