Tuffbites Tuffcem Luting Type 1 Glass Ionomer Dental Cement

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Tuffbites Tuffcem Luting Type 1 Glass Ionomer Dental Cement

Tuffcem Luting is the ideal radiopaque, self curing translucent, particle glass-ionomer luting material with excellent tooth adhesion high fluoride release and flowability, It is useful for a wide range of clinical applications. Tuffcem luting is available as powder and liquid kit in a universal light yellow shade.

Composition :-

Powder : Fluoro Alumina Silicate Glass Powder.

Liquid : Polyacrylic Acid Liquid (Thin Viscosity)

Indications :-

  • Cementation of metal-based inlays, onlays crowns and bridges.
  • Cementation of high strength (Zirconia based) all ceramic crowns and bridges.
  • Cementation of stainless steel Crowns
  • Attachment of metal orthodontic bands.

How to Use Tuffbites Tuffcem Luting Type 1 Glass Ionomer Dental Cement :-

Powder/Liquid ratio (0.19/0.12), Mixing time (min. sec) : 45-60 seconds, setting time (min. sec) :

  • 2min 30sec, (at 23±1°C from start of mixing) Final finishing commencing time (after seating the restoration) : 5 min.

A. Tooth Preparation :

  • Prepare tooth in usual manner. For pulp capping, use calcium hydroxide paste Calcigel.
  • Clean the prepared teeth with pumice and water.
  • Rinse thoroughly with water. Remove excess moisture by blotting with a cotton pellet or gently blowing with an oil free air.


Prepared surfaces should appear moist (glistering).

B. Restoration Preparation :

  • Make sure that the restoration is pretreated and handled according to the manufacturer’s instructions.

C. Powder and Liquid Dispensing :

  • The standard powder to liquid ratio is 0.19/0.12 (1level scoop of powder to 2 drops of liquid.)
  • For accurate dispensing of powder lightly tap the bottle against the hand. Do not shake or invert.
  • Hold the liquid bottle vertically and squeeze gently.
  • Close bottle immediately after use.

D. MIXING : Dispense Powder and Liquid onto the pad. Using the plastic spatula, add all the powder to the liquid. Mix rapidly for 45-60 seconds.

NOTE : When mixing larger amounts, divide the powder into two equal parts. Mix the first portion with all of liquid for 15 seconds. Incorporate the remaining portion & mix the whole thoroughly for 45 seconds (Total 60 seconds).

E. APPLICATIONS : IMMEDIATELY apply (within 1 minute after dispensing) to the surfaces to be coated using a micro applicators, DO NOTAIR BLOW.

NOTE : Should the coated surfaces be contaminated with water, blood or saliva, wash and dry the surface and repeat the coating procedure.


  • Coat the internal surface of the restoration with sufficient cement and seat immediately. The working time is 2 minutes from start of mixing at 23±1°C (73.40±1°F). Higher temperature shorten working time.
  • Maintain Moderate pressure.
  • Start removing excess cement when it feels rubbery.
  • Finishing can be started 4 minutes 30 seconds after seating the restoration.


  • Tuffcem Luting should not be used if the patient is known to be allergic to any of the ingredient used.
  • Do not apply the material directly onto areas near the pulp or on to the exposed pulp as irritation may occur.


  • In case of contact with oral tissue or skin, remove immediately with a sponge or cotton soaked in alcohol. Flush with water. To avoid contact, a rubber dam and/or local butter can be used to isolate the operation field from the skin or oral tissue.
  • In case of contact with eyes flush immediately with water and seek medical attention.
  • DO NOT mix powder or liquid with component of other glass ionomer cements.
  • This product is not indicated for filling or core buildup.

Storage Conditions : Store at temperature between 10°C to 24°C. Close the cap carefully after use. Keep away from moisture. Shelf life not affected after opening if stored in a cool dry place.

Shelf Life : 3 Years from date of manufacturing

Ref. 30018

Presentation :-

  • Powder 15g, Liquid 10ml, 1x Spoon, 1 x Mixing Pad, 1 x Instructional Manual
  • Disposal conditions : To be disposed off based on the prevailing rules of the country in which it is used
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