ANTHRAQUINONE SALICYLIC ACID: Watson's Health
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ANTHRAQUINONE SALICYLIC ACID

Anthraquinone salicylic acid is a combination drug that is used as an oral treatment for mouth ulcers and mouth sores. It is often applied to the mouth or gums as a solution. Anthraquinone glycosides reduce inflammation and salicylic acid is a pain-relieving drug. Given together, they are utilized for relief from pain due to mouth ulcers and denture problems.

Anthraquinone Salicylic Acid is used in the following:

  • Pain or irritation of the mouth and throat
  • Other mouth problems

Do not give Anthraquinone salicylic acid to people with the following conditions:

  • Pregnancy
  • Breastfeeding
  • Allergy with any of active or inactive ingredients of Anthraquinone glycosides + Salicylic acid or other medications
  • Other illnesses, disorders, or medical conditions

Anthraquinone salicylic acid may have the following side effects:

  • Transient local burning sensation after application
  • Temporary discolouration of teeth or oral mucosa

Take extra caution in patients with the following medical conditions:

  • Pregnancy
  • Lactation
  • Not to be applied directly onto dentures
  • Children (may lead to salicylate poisoning)

Interactions

There are no known interactions with Anthraquinone salicylic acid.

Symptoms of overdose include the following:

  • Abdominal cramps
  • Diarrhea
  • Hyperventilation
  • Tinnitus
  • Deafness
  • Vasodilatation
  • Sweating

Seek medical help immediately

Available Brand:

  • Pyralvex

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