Known as:- Oil Based Calcium Hydroxide Paste With Iodoform
Packing:- 3gm Syringe with 3 Applicator tips (Bulk packing can be customized) Calahyd - RC is premixed oil based Calcium Hydroxide Paste containing Iodoform. The addition of iodoform to calcium hydroxide improves radiopacity and adds an antibacterial agent to the paste. Non hardening paste, solublized calcium hydroxide remains active in root canal for a longer time.
Applications:- For pulp capping and pulpotomy. Apexifications and hard tissue formation.Temporary sealing material for infected root canals.
Composition:- Calcium hydroxide, lodoform, silicon oil and inert excipients.
Method of Use:- After root canal preparation, clean and dry root canal. Attach disposable needle to the Syringe and check the flow of paste through the needle. Insert needle into the canal, about 2mm short of the apex. Fill canal completely by pushing the plunger while slowly withdrawing the syringe. Clean excess paste with a sterile cotton pellet.
Shelf life and storage:- Best before 24 months keep away from direct flame. Store in a cool and dry environment. Always close the cap immediately after use.