An aqueous, 15.5% ferric sulfate hemostatic solution with a pH of ~1.0.
Known as the “Classic” hemostatic agent
Stops bleeding in seconds
Eliminates sulcular fluid contamination for optimal bonding
Decreases costly impression remakes
"Highly recommended as effective and easy to use for control of bleeding, tissue management, and pulpotomies.
Astringedent is well-suited for a variety of dental and oral surgery procedures to arrest surface capillary bleeding. Such procedures include fixed prosthodontics, restorative-operative, periodontal treatment, etc
Astringedent is also recommended for retrofillings, canine impactions, gingivectomies, and as a ‘“fixative” for pulpotomies. Astringedent can be used to prevent leakage caused by sulcular fluid contamination during direct bonding procedures. Soak an Ultrapak cord in hemostatic and isolate the tissues, followed by a firm air/water spray