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NCI Drug Dictionary

NCI Drug Dictionary

  

supersaturated calcium phosphate rinse 
An aqueous oral rinse composed of an electrolyte solution supersaturated with phosphate and calcium ions with antimucositis and analgesic activities. This solution may help relieve mucositis and mucositis-induced pain by restoring the natural electrolyte and pH balance of human saliva and lubricating mucosal tissues of the mouth, tongue and oropharynx. Check for active clinical trials or closed clinical trials using this agent. (NCI Thesaurus)
US brand name:Caphosol
Foreign brand name:Caphosol