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Mucobenz Mouthwash 500ml
Salt Composition : Benzydamine Mouth Wash
Manufacturer : AUREATE HEALTHCARE PVT LTD
Origin of Medicine : India
1 Bottle(s) Of 500ml
Introduction to Mucobenz Mouthwash 500ml
Mucobenz mouthwash is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that contains 0.15%w/v Benzydamine hydrochloride. It treats pain and inflammation, including swelling, redness, and a feeling of heat in the mouth or throat. It works by inhibiting the formation of prostaglandins (increased blood flow to the injured area causes discomfort and swelling).
Talk to your physician if you have a history of asthma or allergies. Don’t use Mucobenz mouthwash if you are allergic to Benzydamine or any other ingredients of this medicine. Don’t splash the mouthwash in your eyes while using it. Inform your doctor if you are allergic to Acetylsalicylic acid or other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory (NSAID) drugs. Using the mouthwash continuously for more than a week is not recommended unless your doctor advises.
Mucobenz mouthwash is not recommended for children under the age of 12. Before taking this Mouthwash, notify your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to get pregnant or breasting. Consult whether this mouthwash is safe to use or not in such conditions. Report to your physician immediately if you experience any symptoms, such as an allergic reaction or tightening of the throat or chest after using the mouthwash.
Uses of Mucobenz Mouthwash 500ml
- Sore throat, tongue, or gums
- Mouth ulcers
- Post-dental surgery pain
- Discomfort caused by dentures
Therapeutic Effects of Mucobenz Mouthwash 500ml
Mucobenz mouthwash is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that works by blocking the production of prostaglandins. The role of prostaglandins is to increase the blood supply to the affected area resulting in pain and swelling. Hence inhibiting the prostaglandins helps in reducing pain and inflammations.
Interaction of Mucobenz Mouthwash 500ml with other drugs
Inform your healthcare professional about all your medicines, including prescription, over-the-counter, nutritional supplements, and herbal products. Certain medications such as Acetylsalicylic acid or other non-steroidal anti-inflammatories (NSAID) drugs interacting with Mucobenz may reduce effectiveness by causing undesirable side effects.
More Information about Mucobenz Mouthwash 500ml
- Keep Mucobenz Mouthwash out of sight and reach of children.
- Do not store above 25ºC.
- The mouthwash should not be stored for longer than six months after opening.
How to consume Mucobenz Mouthwash 500ml
Always use Mucobenz Mouthwash exactly as your physician told you. Rinse around your mouth for 20 to 30 seconds and spit it out. If you accidentally swallowed mouthwash, contact your physician.
Safety Advices for Mucobenz Mouthwash 500ml
Notify your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to get pregnant before taking Mucobenz Mouthwash. Consult whether this mouthwash is safe to use or not in such conditions.
If you are breastfeeding, get advice from your doctor before using Mucobenz Mouthwash.
Consult your doctor if you experience any symptoms like; chest tightness, shortness, or difficulty breathing while taking Mucobenz mouthwash.
It is unknown whether using a Mucobenz mouthwash is safe or not. Consult your doctor for more information.
It is unknown whether drinking alcohol while using a Mucobenz mouthwash is safe. Please speak with your physician.
Mucobenz Mouthwash has negligible influence on the ability to drive or use machines. Consult your doctor for more information.
Side Effects of Mucobenz Mouthwash 500ml
Side effects are unwanted symptoms caused by medicines. Even though all medicines cause side effects, not everyone gets them.
- Allergic reaction (hypersensitivity)
- Severe skin itching
- Lumps on the skin
- Swelling in the face, lips, tongue, or throat
- Chest pain or tightness
- Difficulty or shortness of breathing
Word of Advice
Talk to your physician if you have a history of asthma before taking Mucobenz Mouthwash. You should not keep the mouthwash for up to six months after opening it. If you accidentally swallow it or splash the mouthwash in your eyes, contact your doctor immediately for advice. Report to your doctor if you experience any side effects mentioned above. It is not advised to use this mouthwash for children under 12. Notify your doctor if you are allergic to Acetylsalicylic acid or other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory (NSAID) drugs.
Q 1. Is that okay to use Mucobenz mouthwash during pregnancy or while breastfeeding?
The effectiveness of Mucobenz mouthwash during pregnancy or breastfeeding has not been established. It is better to consult your healthcare provider before using mouthwash in such conditions.
Q 2. Can I use Mucobenz mouthwash?
If you have a known allergy or sensitivity to Mucobenz or any of its ingredients, you should avoid using the mouthwash. You should also consult your healthcare provider before using the mouthwash if you have any other medical conditions or are taking other medications.
Q 3. When should I stop using Mucobenz mouthwash?
Suppose you notice any side effect symptoms such as chest pain or tightness, difficulty or shortness of breath, allergic reaction (hypersensitivity), severe skin itching, lumps on the skin, or swelling (face, lips, tongue, or throat). In that case, you should stop using the mouthwash and consult your healthcare provider immediately.
Q 4. When should I eat or drink after using Mucobenz mouthwash?
It is recommended to wait at least 30 minutes after using Mucobenz mouthwash before eating or drinking. This will allow maximum absorption and efficiency of the mouthwash.
Q 5. How long should Mucobenz mouthwash be used?
You must use Mucobenz mouthwash for the period recommended by your doctor. Overusing the mouthwash may raise the chance of side effects; therefore, you should only take it for as long as is advised.
Fact Box of Mucobenz Mouthwash 500ml
Molecule name: Benzydamine
Therapeutic class: Local anesthetics
Pharmacological class: Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug
1. Sore throat, tongue, or gums
2. Mouth ulcers
3. Post-dental surgery pain
4. Discomfort caused by dentures
- Focus Pharmaceuticals Ltd, Electronic medicines compendium (emc), [ Revised on March 2021], [ Accessed on 2nd April 2023], https://www.medicines.org.uk/emc/files/pil.3347.pdf
- G Roopashri et al.; Efficacy of benzydamine hydrochloride, chlorhexidine, and povidone iodine in the treatment of oral mucositis among patients undergoing radiotherapy in head and neck malignancies: A drug trial; Contemporary Clinical Dentistry; [Published on March 2011]; [Accessed on 2nd April 2023];https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/22114446/
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