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Salt Composition : Sorbitol,xylitol
Manufacturer : ALNICHE LIFE SCIENCES PVT LTD
Origin of Medicine : India
30 Lozenges(s) In A Bottle
Introduction to Wetfast Lozenges
Wetfast Lozenges contains two active ingredients, Sorbitol and Xylitol, which help increase salivation. Also, it helps to alleviate mouth and throat dryness and reduce oral microbial presence. It belongs to the family of sugar alcohol. Sorbitol increases saliva and soothes the mouth, while xylitol promotes saliva and reduces microbial adhesion.
Wetfast Lozenges should not be consumed if you are allergic to Sorbitol, Xylitol, or any of the ingredients in the medication. Before taking the medicine, inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to get pregnant or think you might be pregnant, or if you are breastfeeding. This medicine is not advised to use in children under 18 years old. Notify your physician if you are taking other medicine to avoid interaction and side effects.
Uses of Wetfast Lozenges
- Relieves dryness of mouth or throat
- Stimulate saliva production
Therapeutic Effects of Wetfast Lozenges
The combination of sorbitol and xylitol form as moisturizes and lubricates the oral mucosa, relieving dryness symptoms and triggering saliva production.
Interaction of Wetfast Lozenges with other drugs
Inform your doctor about any prescribed medications, over-the-counter medicines, nutritional or vitamin supplements, and herbal products you take or have taken before the treatment. Certain medications may interact with Wetfast Lozenges and can cause undesirable side effects.
More Information about Wetfast Lozenges
- Keep out of sight and reach of pets and children.
- Do not freeze the medicine.
- Store at 15ºC to 20ºC.
- Always check the expiry date before consuming it.
How to consume Wetfast Lozenges
Take the Wetfast Lozenges as your physician advises. Do not crush, chew, or open the medicine. Your physician will decide the correct dosage and duration based on age, body weight, and disease condition. Only stop taking the tablet if your doctor advises you to stop.
Safety Advices for Wetfast Lozenges
It is unknown whether Wetfast Lozenges harms the unborn baby. Notify your healthcare professional if you are pregnant or planning to have a baby think you may be pregnant.
It is unknown whether Wetfast Lozenges is excreted in breast milk. So, before starting the treatment, inform your doctor if you are breastfeeding. Contact your doctor for more information
It is unknown whether Wetfast Lozenges is safe for patients with lung problems. Inform your physician if you have any lung disease before starting the treatment. Contact your doctor if you experience any lung-related symptoms.
It is unknown whether Wetfast Lozenges is safe for patients with liver problems. Inform your physician if you have any liver disease before starting the treatment. Contact your doctor if you experience any liver-related symptoms.
It is unknown whether consuming alcohol while taking Wetfast Lozenges is safe. Please speak with your physician.
It is unknown whether Wetfast Lozenges alters driving ability. However, if you experience side effects like tiredness or drowsiness, avoid driving and using machines.
Side Effects of Wetfast Lozenges
Side effects are unwanted symptoms caused by medicines. Even though all medicines cause side effects, not everyone gets them.
No common side effects were seen.
Word of Advice
Inform the doctor about all the underlying medical conditions. Do not stop the medicine until your doctor advises. Do not double-dose the medicine to make up for a forgotten dose. It is important to consult your doctor before consuming Wetfast Lozenges if you are breastfeeding. Notify your doctor if you experience any side effects. Contact your doctor for more information.
Q 1. How to manage the side effects of Wetfast Lozenges?
To manage the side effects of Wetfast Lozenges, follow the prescribed dosage, and report side effects promptly. Drink plenty of water throughout the day to stay hydrated. This can help prevent or reduce symptoms. Maintain a healthy lifestyle, and attend follow-up appointments.
Q 2. Can you take Wetfast Lozenges when pregnant?
Consult your medical professional regarding the usage of Wetfast Lozenges during pregnancy. The potential benefits and risks should be carefully assessed. Your doctor will suggest taking this medicine only if it's necessary
Q 3. What should I do if I miss a dose of Wetfast Lozenges?
If you miss a tablet dose, take it as soon as possible. However, if it's close to the time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not double dose the Wetfast Lozenges.
Q 4. What are the ingredients present in Wetfast Lozenges?
Wetfast Lozenges contains two active ingredients known as Sorbitol and Xylitol.
Q 5. How to store Wetfast Lozenges?
Store the Wetfast Lozenges at a temperature of 15ºC to 20ºC. Always keep out of sight and reach of pets and children. Do not freeze the medicine.
Fact Box of Wetfast Lozenges
|Molecule Name: Wetfast Lozenges||Therapeutic class: Sweetening agent|
Pharmacological class: Sugar alcohol
1. Relieves dryness of mouth or throat
2. Stimulate saliva production
- Ship et al; Safety and effectiveness of topical dry mouth products containing olive oil, betaine, and xylitol in reducing xerostomia for polypharmacy-induced dry mouth; Journal of Oral Rehabilitation; [Published on Oct 2007] [Accessed on 29th June 2023]; https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/17824884/
- Bum-Soo Kim; The effects of xylitol and sorbitol on lysozyme- and peroxidase-related enzymatic and candidacidal activities; Elsevier; [Published on July 2015] [Accessed on 29th June 2023] https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0003996915000886
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