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Brand name: Sore Throat Lozenge (Chemists' Own) TM

Active ingredients: lidocaine (lignocaine) + benzydamine + dichlorobenzyl alcohol

What it is used for

For the relief of major symptoms associated with sore throat. Reduces inflammation and relieves pain for fast effective relief of symptoms of a sore throat, oral surgery, minor mouth infections and dental procedures.

How to take it

The way to take this medicine is: Oral. This medicine is taken by mouth.

  • Store below 25 degrees Celsius
  • Shelf lifetime is 3 Years.

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Visual appearance

Hard, faint blue coloured opaque lozenge, free from specks and visible contamination.

Do I need a prescription?

We are unable to tell you if you need a prescription for this medicine. You can ask your pharmacist.This medicine is Not Scheduled.

Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?

For the active ingredient lidocaine (lignocaine) + benzydamine + dichlorobenzyl alcohol

You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.

Reporting side effects

You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.

You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems

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