SEPTOLETE D. 30 tablets
Other Ingredients: maltitol, liquid maltitol, mannitol, glycerol, castor oil, colloidal anhydrous silica, magnesium stearate, titanium dioxide (E171), a pharmaceutical wax, povidone, quinoline yellow dye (E104).
What are lozenge Septolete D?
Lozenge Septolete D contain benzalkonium chloride, which acts as an antiseptic, disinfectant and kills many bacteria and some fungi. Menthol and menthol essential oil reduces the feeling of pain and relieve subjective burning sensation when swallowing; they impart a pleasant and fresh taste of lozenges. Like benzalkonium chloride antiseptic thymol has and enhances the effect of the drug. Eucalyptus essential oil increases the secretion of mucous membranes of the upper airways and eases breathing. Lozenge Septolete D directly attack infectious causes, prevent the spread of infection and effectively relieve the condition infections and inflammations of the mouth and throat.
Lozenge Septolete D do not contain sugar, which is conducive to bacterial growth and therefore does not cause tooth decay.
What used lozenge Septolete D?
Lozenge Septolete D are recommended:
For pain relief and for disinfection in mild infections in the oral cavity and throat;
inflammation of the oral mucosa and gums;
with hoarseness and bad breath caused by infection of the upper respiratory tract.
Who should not take lozenges Septolete D?
You should not take lozenges Septolete D if you are hypersensitive (allergic) to any of the ingredients.
Precautions and warnings
Lozenge Septolete D is not recommended for children under 4 years of age.
Not recommended for use at higher than prescribed doses.
Prolonged hoarseness of voice, consult your doctor.
Patients with diabetes should not forget that each lozenge contains 0.8 g maltitol. For metabolism of maltitol not require insulin, but because of the slow hydrolysis and absorption in the gastrointestinal tract, it is necessary a small amount.
Lozenges Septolete D after food and drink
You should not take lozenges Septolete D immediately before a meal or milk.
Pregnancy and lactation
Consult your doctor or pharmacist before taking any medicine.
Pregnant women and nursing mothers may take lozenges only on prescription.
Effects on ability to drive and use machines
Lozenge Septolete D not affect the ability to drive and use machines.
What other medicines can interact with Septolete D?
Please consult your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking other medicines.
Interactions with Septolete D are not known.
Special warnings for other ingredients
High doses of glycerol can cause headaches, and gastrointestinal disorders. The lozenge Septolete E containing polyols (maltitol, mannitol), which in large doses can cause diarrhea, particularly in children.
Dosage and method of administration
Dissolve 1 lozenge in the mouth every 2-3 hours.
For children over 4 years of age are recommended to 4 lozenges per day, while children over the age of 10 - up to 6 lozenges a day.
Of mature adults and children over 12 years are recommended to take up to 8 lozenges per day.
If you have the impression that the drug is too strong or too weak, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.
If you take more lozenges Septolete D than necessary
If you have taken an overdose, consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Given what is the amount of active ingredients in a lozenge, the possibility of overdose is minimum. If you swallowed a large number of lozenges may occur gastrointestinal disorders: nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. Upon the occurrence of such conditions should stop taking the drug, drink plenty of water or milk and consult your doctor or pharmacist.
If you forget to take Septolete D
Do not take a double dose to make up for a missed dose.
Effects after stopping treatment with Septolete D
Possible side effects
Like other medicinal products lozenge Septolete D may also give side effects.
If lozenges Septolete D are used as prescribed, side effects may occur very rarely. In sensitive people higher than prescribed doses can cause gastrointestinal disorders. Allergic reactions possible.
If you observe any adverse reaction, even if it is not described in this patient information, please tell your doctor or pharmacist.
Storage and shelf life
Keep out of the reach and sight of children.
Do not store above 25 ° C. Protect from moisture and light.
Do not use the medicine after the expiry date stated on the packaging.