DEQUALINIUM CHLORIDE (DEQUADIN LOZENGES)

Dequadin lozenges contain the active ingredient dequalinium chloride, which is an antiseptic medicine.

Mouth and throat infections, such as aphthous ulcers, oral thrush and sore throat.

  • Do not take more than eight lozenges in 24 hours.
  • If symptoms persist despite treatment, seek medical advice from your doctor or pharmacist.
  • Not to be used in known sensitivity or allergy to any ingredient.

Medicines and their possible side effects can affect individual people in different ways. Just because a side effect is stated here, it does not mean that all people using this medicine will experience that or any side effect. The following side effects are known to be associated with this medicine.

  • Hypersensitivity to one of the ingredients
  • Sore tongue

For more information about any other possible risks associated with this medicine, please read the information provided with the medicine or consult your doctor or pharmacist.

Precautions

This medicine should not be used if you are allergic to any of its ingredients. Please inform your doctor or pharmacist if you have previously experienced such an allergy.

If you feel you have experienced an allergic reaction, stop using this medicine and inform your doctor or pharmacist immediately.

 

Interactions

It is important to tell your doctor or pharmacist what medicines you are already taking, including those bought without a prescription and herbal medicines, before you take this medicine. Similarly, check with your doctor or pharmacist before taking any new medicines while taking this one, to ensure that the combination is safe.

There are no interactions with this medicine.

Do not take more than eight lozenges in 24 hours.

Available brands:

  • Dequadin (Aspen)
  • Fluomizin (Medinova)

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