GC Fuji IX GP – radiopaque posterior glass ionomer restorative cement
For use only by a dental professional in the recommended indications.
1.Class I and II restorations in deciduous teeth.
2.Non-load bearing Class I and Class II restorations in permanent teeth.
3.Intermediate restorative and base material for heavy stress situation in Class I and Class II cavities using sandwich laminate technique.
4.Class V and root surface restorations.
2.In rare cases the product may cause sensitivity to some persons. If such reactions are experienced, discontinue the use of the product and refer to a physician.
Directions for use GC Fuji IX GP
Powder/liquid ratio (g/g) – 3.6 / 1.0
Mixing time (min., sec.) – 25-30″
Working time (min., sec.) (at 23°C)(from start of mixing) – 2’00”
Final finishing commencing time(after seating the restoration) – 2’20″
Test conditions : Temperature (23 +/-1°C)
Relative humidity (50 +/-10%)
ISO 9917 : 1991 (E) (Dental water based cements)
1. Powder and liquid dispensing
a)The standard powder to liquid ratio is 3.6g / 1.0g. (1 level scoop of powder to 1 drop of liquid).
b)For accurate dispensing of powder, lightly tap the bottle against the hand. Do not shake or invert.
c)Hold the liquid bottle vertically and squeeze gently.
d)Close bottles tightly immediately after use.
Dispense powder and liquid onto the pad. Using a plastic spatula, divide the powder into 2 equal parts. Mix the first portion with all the liquid for 10 seconds. Incorporate the remaining portion and mix the whole thoroughly for 15-20 seconds.
3. Restorative technique
a)Prepare the tooth using standard techniques. Extensive mechanical retention is not necessary. For pulp capping, use calcium hydroxide.
b)Apply GC DENTIN CONDITIONER (20 seconds) to the bonding surfaces using a cotton pellet or sponge.
c)Rinse thoroughly with water. Dry by blotting with a cotton pellet or gently blowing with an air syringe. DO NOT DESICCATE. Best results are obtained when prepared surfaces appear moist (glistening).
d)Mix the required amount of GC Fuji IX GP. Working time is 2 minutes from the start of mixing at 23°C (73.4°F). Higher temperatures will shorten working time.
e)Transfer cement to the preparation using a syringe or other suitable instrument. Avoid air bubbles.
f) Form the preliminary contour and cover with a matrix if required.
g)When set, immediately apply GC Fuji VARNISH (blow dry).
a)Final finishing under water spray using standard techniques can begin at 6 minutes after starting the mix.
b)Apply a final coat of GC Fuji VARNISH.
c)Instruct the patient not to apply pressure for 1 hour.
Store in a cool and dark place (4-25°C) (39.2-77.0°F).
(Shelf life : 3 years)
A2, A3, A3.5,
Shade numbers according to Vita shade guide.
Vita is a trademark of Vita Zahnfabrik, Bad Säckingen, Germany.
1-1 package : 5g powder, 3g (2.4mL) liquid, powder scoop.
1.In case of contact with oral tissue or skin, remove immediately with a sponge or cotton soaked in alcohol. Flush with water.
2.In case of contact with eyes, flush immediately with water and seek medical attention.
3.DO NOT mix powder or liquid with any other glass ionomer components.