Glass Ionomer Filling Cement Type IX


Instructions For Use

This is a radiopaque Glass Core build-up cement with chemical adhesion to enamel and dentine.

Fields Of Application

  1. For restoration of deciduous teeth (especially class 1)
  2. Repair of V-shaped defects and enamel as well as root erosions in the cervical area incl. Class V fillings.
  3. Cavities with carious lesions.
  4. Fillings of class III and small fillings of class I (incl. Extended fissure sealing) as well as Core build-up, fillings for crowns, linings.

GI Core (Glass Ionomer Cement Liquid)

Change the lock against the pipette before use.
Before using GI Core build-up (Glass Ionomer Cement)for the first time, remove the cap from the bottle and replace it with the enclosed dropper.

Shake Powder Well Before Use

Put powder and liquid on a glass plate or a suitable mixing pad and work the powder into the liquid a little at a time, to begin with, then in larger quantities. Use 1 drop of liquid for 1level measuring scoop of powder (mixing ratio:4.7-5.6g of powder: 1g of liquid). When dispensing the liquid, hold the dropper bottle absolutely vertically! By pressing the flexible plastic pipette dispense drop by drop.

A strong plastic spatula should be used for mixing.

The mixing time is 30-40 s (it should not exceed 1 min).

The working time after mixing is 2-3min (the temperature should be 15-23 C).

During the Working procedure make sure that the working area is kept dry.

Class V cavities should be at least 1 mm deep.

Avoid application, glass ionomer cement is sensitive to humidity (breath, saliva) respectively drying-out. Therefore, if possible, apply immediately with a protective varnish (see instructions for use).

After setting of GI Core build-up (Glass Ionomer Filling Cement), but not before 5-6 min after application (depending on mixing temperature and mixing ratio), the excess may be removed with a sharp instrument and contouring can be carried out (flexible disks). Then cover again with varnish. The best results for final polishing can be obtained about 24 hrs after the filling has been inserted.


In the proximity of the pulp (closer than 1-1.5 mm) use pulp protection to avoid irritations. Close powder and liquid thoroughly after use in order to keep out humidity and maintain solid consistency. Avoid contact with the mucosa and the eyes.

GI Core build-up (Glass Ionomer Filling Cement)contains fluorosilicate glass, polyacrylic acid, and PHB-Ester. Do not use in case of sensitivities against these ingredients, after the expiry date or when the powder forms lumpy.

Do not use insulating materials on dentine to maintain full adhesion (except for pulp protection).

Presentation Set

10gm powder.

6gm liquid.

*Dental Material for use by Dental professionals in the practice of dentistry.
*Not for medicinal use