Prevents Cavities. Tastes Great! The ADA Council on Scientific Affairs'Acceptance of Tom's of Maine Natural Children's Fluoride Toothpaste is based on it's finding that the product is effective in helping to prevent and reduce tooth decay, when used as directed. Disclaimer: These Statements Have Not Been Evaluated By The Fda. These Products Are Not Intended To Diagnose, Treat, Cure, Or Prevent Any Disease. Children Under 2 Years: Ask A Dentist Or Physician. Warnings: Keep Out Of Reach Of Children Under 6 Years Of Age. If More Than Used For Brushing Is Accidentally Swallowed, Get Medical Help Or Dial (412) 390-3381 Right Away (Poison Control Center).