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Sodium monofluorophosphate or Na2PO3F, is used as an ingredient in most toothpastes as an alternative to sodium fluoride because it is less acutely toxic. It has been noted that sodium monofluorophosphate does have limited evidence of musculoskeletal and respiratory toxicity.

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Q: What are the harmful effects of Sodium monofluorophosphate?
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