SmartMTA Instructions | Sprig Oral Health Technologies, Inc.

SmartMTA Instructions

USES
For vital pulp therapy on deciduous teeth and repair of permanent teeth.

INDICATIONS
Vital pulpotomy, indirect and direct pulp cap, base, external and internal resorption,  apexification, and orthograde filling.

PREPARATIONS FOR USE
-Use a glass slab and plastic spatula for ideal mixing.
– Material can be carried to the restorative site via amalgam carrier or composite placement instrument.
– Follow manufacturer’s directions listed below.

Step 1

STEP 1

Vital Pulpotomy
Remove coronal pulp tissue. b. Disinfect and begin hemostasis with NaOCl or suitable alternative. c. Confirm hemostasis. d. Apply SmartMTA without excessive pressure. e. Wait 150 seconds to begin restorative procedure.

HYDRATING/MIXING INSTRUCTIONS

1. Open the SmartMTA vial and cut off the distilled water pipette.
2. Empty the powder from the vial on a glass slab and add (2) drops of liquid.
3. Completely wet the powder with a plastic spatula – DO NOT OVERMIX.
4. Wait until the shiny surface disappears (approximately 40 seconds), then load the carrier and apply SmartMTA to the restorative site.
5. Adapt and apply gentle pressure with a moist cotton pellet.

Step 1

STEP 2

Direct Pulp Cap
a. Maintain moisture.
b. Irrigate the area.
c. Dry the area.
d. Disinfect with NaOCl.
e. Seal the perforation with SmartMTA.
f. Consider glass ionomer base if placing a final restoration with moisture intolerant material prior to final set.

PRECAUTIONS

  • – Avoid usage in patients with known hypersensitivity reactions.
    – Must be stored in a dry area or keep it sealed to avoid premature setting.
    – Use SmartMTA only for the indications listed.
    – Do not use after the expiration date on the box.

Step 1

STEP 3

Indirect Pulp Cap/Base

a. Maintain moisture.
b. Irrigate the area.
c. Dry the area.
d. Apply SmartMTA to the floor of the preparation.
e. Consider glass ionomer base if placing a final restoration with moisture intolerant material prior to final set.

STORAGE METHODS

– Must be stored at room temperature.
– Avoid direct sunlight exposure.
– Do not refrigerate SmartMTA.

EXPIRATION DATE

– Following the correct storage methods, SmartMTA shelf life is three (3) years from the  date of manufacture.