Anbesol Liquid is used to help relieve pain and discomfort associated with teething, in children from 5 months of age, when other non-medicinal methods such as massaging of the gums or use of teething rings do not provide necessary relief.
Anbesol liquid helps to quickly relieve pain and discomfort caused by teething, recurring mouth ulcers or denture irritation, when non-medicinal methods such as massaging the gums or use of teething rings do not provide satisfactory relief. Anbesol liquid contains 0.9%w/w of lidocaine hydrochloride, 0.1%w/w of chlorocresol and 0.02%w/w of cetylpyridinium chloride which together work in two ways to stop the painful sensation and kill bacteria to prevent infections.
Features of Anbesol liquid 10ml
Category: Analgesics, Infants and Babies
Manufacturer: ALLIANCE PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
Active ingredients: Lidocaine hydrochloride 0.9%w/w, Chlorocresol 0.1%w/w, Cetylpyridinium chloride 0.02%w/w.
Other ingredients: Each 1ml of the product contains 2.76 micrograms of amaranth (E123), 2.58 micrograms of sunset yellow (E110) and 68.24%w/w of ethanol 96%.
Adults and the elderly: apply undiluted to the affected area with a clean fingertip. Two immediate applications normally sufficient. The application may be repeated if necessary after 3 hours. Babies and children over 5 months: 1 application up to 6 times a day. Not to be used more frequently than every 3 hours up to a maximum of 6 applications in 24 hours.