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High concentration of fluoride is poisonous and harmful to bone and teeth at levels over


  1. 1 ppm

  2. 3 ppm

  3. 10 ppm

  4. 5 ppm


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The correct option is C

10 ppm


Early symptoms of acute fluoride poisoning include gastric pain, nausea, vomiting, and headaches. Fluoride-induced nephrotoxicity is dose-dependent, typically requiring serum fluoride levels exceeding 50 micromoles per liter (about 1 ppm) to cause clinically significant renal dysfunction.

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