TANTUM VERDE Mouthwash & Gargle … for mouth and throat infections

You can buy TANTUM VERDE mouthwash without a prescription from pharmacies to treat mouth and throat infections, such as mouth ulcers, oral thrush and tonsillitis. TANTUM VERDE mouthwash help relieve a sore throat, mouth or tongue.

Tantum Verde mouthwash & gargle

Composition 

Each 5 ml contains : 

  • Benzydamine hydrochloride …………………… 7.5 mg.
  • Excipients:  Glycerin – saccharin sodium – methyl paraben – Ethyl alcohol 95% – Polysorbate – purified water.

Properties

  • TANTUM VERDE is a locally-acting non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agent with local anaesthetic and analgesic properties providing both rapid and extended pain relief as well as a significant anti-inflammatory treatment for the painful inflammatory conditions of the mouth and throat.
  • TANTUM VERDE, being selectively bound to inflamed tissues, is virtually free of any adverse systemic effects.
  • TANTUM VERDE may be used alone or as an adjunct to other therapy giving the possibility of increased therapeutic effect with little risk of interaction.

Pharmacology

Mechanism of Action: Local anesthetic & anti-inflammatory; reduces pain an inflammation.

Pharmacokinetics:

  • Absorption: Absorbed through oral mucosa during oral rinse.

Indications

  • Odontostomatology:  Gingivitis, stomatitis, glossitis, aphthous ulcers, dental surgery and oral ulceration due to radiation therapy.
  • Otorhinolaryngology:  Pharyngitis, tonsillitis, post-tonsillectomy, radiation or intubation mucositis.
  •  Sore throat and hoarse throat .
  •  Inflammatory affections of the oral cavity and pharyngeal cavity such as; gingivitis, inflammations of oral and pharyngeal mucous membrane, laryngitis, tonsillitis and stomatomycosis .
  •   For preparatory and follow-up treatment in case of surgical interventions; in the oral and pharyngeal cavities (dental operations, maxillary surgery and tonsillectomies.
  • Anti-inflammatory and analgesic treatment in throat, mouth and gums inflammations.
  • Before and after extraction of teeth.
  • Mouth ulcers.

Dosage & Administration 

  • Rinse or gargle with 15 ml (1 tablespoonful) every 1.5-3 hours as required for pain relief.
  • TANTUM VERDE should generally be used undiluted, but if stinging occurs the rinse may be diluted with water in a ratio of 1:1.
  • The solution should be expelled from the mouth after use.
  • TANTUM VERDE is not suitable for children who are unable to gargle.

 Contraindications

  • A known hypersensitivity to the product.

Undesirable Effects

  • TANTUM VERDE Mouthwash and Gargle is well-tolerated. Occasionally, numbness or stinging sensation of the oral mucosa may occur.

Warnings and Precautions

  • The use of the product, especially when prolonged, could originate sensitization phenomena. In this case, the treatment must be discontinued.

FQA 

Who should not take TANTUM VERDE mouthwash?

TANTUM VERDE mouthwash can be used by most people. However they are not suitable for:

  • children who are unable to gargle  .
  • people with a known allergy or intolerance to any ingredient of the solution, which includes glucose and sucrose.
  • If you have diabetes take note of the sugar content of the solution.

Can I use TANTUM VERDE mouthwash while pregnant or breastfeeding?

TANTUM VERDE mouthwash is used during pregnancy or breastfeeding.

What are the side effects of TANTUM VERDE mouthwash?

Side effects from TANTUM VERDE mouthwash are unlikely but may include:

  • Sore tongue.
  • Allergic reaction to one of the ingredients.
  • Numbness or stinging sensations of the oral mucosa.

Can I use TANTUM VERDE mouthwash with other medicines? Yes – TANTUM VERDE mouthwash are not known to affect any other medicines.

For Arabic Information

  تانتم أخضر غسول الفم وغرغرة- معلومات باللغة العربية

Storage & Package

  • Tantum Verde Mouthwash and Gargle: Store at temperature not exceeding 30°C.
  • Tantum Verde Mouthwash and Gargle: Bottle of 125 ml..