Andolex Ear, Nose And Throat Andolex Spray 30 ml
Scheduling status: S1.Proprietary name (and dosage form):Andolex® spray.Composition:Each 15 ml contains benzydamine hydrochloride - 22.5 mg.Preservative: methyl hydroxybenzoate - 0.1% m/v.Contains alcohol 10% v/v.Pharmacological classification:A.16 ear, nose and throat preparations.Pharmacological action:Benzydamine exerts a local anti-inflammatory and analgesic action by stabilising the cell membrane and inhibiting prostaglandin synthesis.Indications:Symptomatic relief of painful inflammatory conditions of the mouth and throat including:Traumatic conditions: pharyngitis following tonsillectomy or after the use of nasogastric tube.Inflammatory conditions: pharyngitis, aphthous ulcers and oral ulceration due to radiation therapy.Dentistry: for use after dental operations.Identification:A pleasant-tasting, clear, green solution.Presentation:Oral rinse: bottles containing 200 ml.Spray: bottles containing 30 ml.Date of publication:May 1994.iNova Pharmaceuticals.www.inovapharma.com.
Quantity in pack:
Ear, nose & throat mouth & throat preparations.
How to use
Dosage and directions for use:Oral rinse:Rinse or gargle with 15 ml (approximately one tablespoonful) every 1 1/2 to 3 hours as required for pain relief. The solution should be expelled from the mouth after use.Spray:5-10 sprays directly onto the painful or inflamed area and swallow gently. Repeat every 1 1/2 to 3 hours as necessary.Andolex should generally be used undiluted, but if "stinging" occurs, the rinse may be diluted with water. Avoid contact with the eyes.Elderly: no special usage recommendations are made for elderly patients.Shake the bottle.
Store below 25 degrees C. Protect from light. Do not leave the uncartoned bottle in direct sunlight.
Contra-indications:Sensitivity to benzydamine hydrochloride.Children under the age of 12 years.Pregnancy.Side-effects and special precautions:Tissue numbness, a stinging or burning sensation, lightheadedness, nausea, vomiting, and an altered sense of taste.Uninterrupted treatment should not exceed 7 days, except under medical supervision.Known symptoms of overdosage and particulars of its treatment:See side-effects and special precautions. Treatment is symptomatic and supportive.Keep out of reach of children.