Angal Menthol 24 Lozenges
Angal 24 lozenges
1. What is Angal Menthol and what is it used for?
Angal Menthol is a topical drug for the oral cavity and pharynx.
It has an antiseptic effect and a local analgesic effect.
Angal Menthol is recommended for:
Treatment of symptoms of redness, a sore throat, pharynx and oral cavity issues, accompanied by irritation such as inflammation of the gums, oral mucous membranes and aphtha;
In cases of bacterial infection accompanied by high fever, additional treatment is needed;
Angal Menthol does not contain sugar, which makes it suitable for diabetics.
2. What you need to know before using Angal Menthol
Do not use Angal Menthol:
If you are allergic to chlorhexidine hydrochloride or lidocaine hydrochloride or to any of the other ingredients of this medicine (listed in section 6);
Children under 6 years of age.
Warnings and precautions
Talk to your doctor or pharmacist before using Angal Menthol.
Angal Menthol should not be used for long periods of time with or without interruptions. Use should be limited to the necessary attainment of pain relief and irritation;
In case of overdose (more than 20 tablets per day) there is a slight risk of loss of control of the swallowing reflex;
Take care of children with a history of seizures. This medicine contains levomenthol;
If you are taking other medicines, please see "Other medicines and Angal Menthol.
Consult with your doctor or pharmacist if any of the warnings listed apply or have applied to you, albeit in the past.
Do not use this medicine in children under the age of 6 years.
Other medicines and Angal Menthol
Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking, have recently taken or might take any other medicines.
Do not use at the same time as other disinfectants.
Angal Menthol with food, drinks and alcohol
No special precautions are required.
Pregnancy, breastfeeding and fertility
If you are pregnant or are breast-feeding, think you may be pregnant or plan on becoming pregnant, ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking this medicine.
If the listed precautions and warnings are met, Angal Menthol can be used during pregnancy and lactation. Tell your doctor that you are taking this medicine.
Driving and operating machines
No special precautions are required.
Angal Menthol contains levomenthol and sorbitol
Angal Menthol contains levomenthol: be careful when used in children with a history of seizures.
Angal Menthol contains sorbitol. If your doctor has told you that you have an intolerance to some types of sugar, contact your doctor before using this medicine. Sorbitol may have a mild laxative effect. The energy value of sorbitol is 2.6 kcal / g.
3. How to use Angal Menthol
Always take this medicine exactly as your doctor or pharmacist has told you. If you are not sure, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
This medicine should not be used for extended periods of time. Consult your doctor if your symptoms do not improve or even get worse after 3-4 days.
The recommended dose is:
Adults and children over 12 years of age: 6 to 10 tablets per day. Allow the tablets to slowly melt in your mouth.
Children and adolescents
Children over 6 years of age: 3 to 5 tablets per day. Allow the tablets to slowly melt in your mouth.
Angal Menthol should not be used in children under the age of 6 years.
If you use more than the required dose of Angal Menthol
When used correctly, the risk of overdosing is very low.
Symptoms of overdose are: fatigue, tinnitus, difficulty in breathing, heart rhythm disturbances, impaired swallowing control.
If you forget to use Angal Menthol
Do not take a double dose to make up for the missed dose.
If you stopped using Angal Menthol
No special measures are required.
If you have any further questions on the use of this medicine, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
4. Possible side effects
Like all medicines, this medicine can cause side effects, although not everyone gets them.
Possible side effects are grouped according to MedDRA system organ class classification and frequency:
Very common (=> 1/10);
Common (=> 1/100 to <1/10);
Uncommon (=> 1 / 1,000 to <1/100);
Rare (=> 1 / 10,000 to <1 / 1,000);
Very rare (<1 / 10,000);
Not known (can not be estimated from the available data).
Rare: Immune system disorders - anaphylactic reactions (severe allergic reactions).
Not known: Skin and subcutaneous tissue disorders - Skin and mucous membrane allergic reactions. Changes in taste. Feeling of burning on the tongue.
In the case of prolonged and continuous use, brown tooth coloring can be noticed, and this coloration is transient and reversible.
How to Store Angal Menthol
Keep out of the reach and sight of children. Store below 25 ° C in the original package.
Do not use Angal Menthol after the expiry date which is stated on the carton / blister after EXP. The first two symbols indicate the month, the next two or four characters - the year. The expiry date refers to the last day of that month.
Do not dispose of medicines in the sewage system or in the household waste container. Ask your pharmacist how to dispose of medicines you no longer use. These measures will help to protect the environment.
6. Package Contents and Additional Information
What does Angal Menthol contain?
The active substances are: chlorhexidine hydrochloride 5 mg and lidocaine hydrochloride 1 mg.
The other ingredients are: sorbitol, magnesium stearate, citric acid anhydrous, levomenthol.
What does Angal Menthol look like and what does the pack contain?
Angal Menthol is available in cartons of 12, 24, 36 or 48 tablets in perforated unit dose blisters of PVC / PCTFE / Al foil.
Not all pack sizes may be marketed.