Anbesol Anaesthetic Antiseptic Oromucosal solution is used for the relief of pain caused by mouth ulcers and sore gums. Lidocaine hydrochloride is a local anaesthetic which works by stopping the sensation of pain. Chlorocresol and cetylpyridinium chloride kill bacteria.
How to Use Adults, the Elderly and adolescents and Children aged 10-18 years old:
Apply undiluted to the affected area using a clean fingertip.
Two applications of the solution straight away will normally be enough for pain relief.
Do not apply more frequently than every 3 hours, or as directed by the doctor or dentist.
Ingredients The active substances are lidocaine hydrochloride 0.90%w/w, chlorocresol 0.10%w/w, cetylpyridinium chloride 0.02%w/w.
Keep this medicine out of the sight and reach of children.
Do not store above 25˚C.
If you still have symptoms after 3 days, speak to your doctor or dentist.
This medicinal product contains chlorocresol and the azo dyes amaranth (E123) and sunset yellow (E110) which may cause allergic reactions in sensitive individuals.
If you are pregnant, breast-feeding, think you may be pregnant or are planning to have a baby, ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before using this medicine.