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3M™ Ketac™ Universal Aplicap™ Glass Ionomer Restorative

3M ID HCBGEFR000008
  • No need for conditioner or coating
  • Bulk fill—no need for layering
  • Enables fast, one-step, stress-bearing restorative solutions
  • Extended indications for use compared to other glass ionomer materials
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    Speed

    Designed for one-step bulk placement, Ketac Universal Aplicap restorative requires only 4 steps after cavity preparation – enabling a faster, simpler procedure.

  • Strength Comparison

    Strength

    Ketac Universal Aplicap restorative delivers higher compressive strength and surface hardness than several competitive glass ionomers that require a coating.¹

    1. Source: 3M™ Ketac™ Universal Aplicap™ Glass Ionomer Restorative Technical Data Sheet

  • Handling

    Handling

    Ketac Universal Aplicap restorative sticks to the cavity while you fill it, but won’t stick to dental instruments, making it easy to place and sculpt.

Specifications
Attribute Name
Value
Brand
Ketac™
Details
  • No need for conditioner or coating
  • Bulk fill—no need for layering
  • Enables fast, one-step, stress-bearing restorative solutions
  • Extended indications for use compared to other glass ionomer materials
  • Low stickiness allows an easy placement
  • Continuously releases fluoride for 24 months
  • Self-adhesive
  • Self-cure
  • Available in 6 shades
  • Radiopaque

Ketac Universal Aplicap is a radiopaque, fluoride-releasing glass ionomer restorative. Self-adhesive and self-curing, it eliminates the need for conditioning, coating or light-curing steps. It can be used for restricted stress-bearing Class I and II restorations and can also be placed in bulk, no need for layering. The aplicap delivery system gives dentists better access to deep cavities.

Suggested Applications

  • Linings for single- and multi-surface composite fillings
  • Core buildup prior to crown placement
  • Primary tooth fillings
  • Restricted stress-bearing Class I and Class II restorations*
  • Cervical fillings
  • Single- and multi-surface temporary fillings
  • Fissure sealing
Customer Reviews
3M™ Ketac™ Universal Aplicap™ Glass Ionomer Restorative is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 1.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Rapid and reliable Many applications; pediatric, geriatric, interim repair for permanent teeth.
Date published: 2017-08-27
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