What is this medicine used for?
Hexetidine can treat sore throat, gum disease, recurrent mouth ulcers and other minor mouth infections by killing bacteria and fungi. It also prevents infections both before and after dental surgery
How much and how often should you use this medicine?
For adults and children above 12 years old, swish and gargle 20 mL (undiluted) for 30 seconds and then expel. Use twice a day. Do not swallow.
Contraindications Warnings and Precautions
If symptoms persist or worsen, discontinue use and consult a doctor. This medicine is not recommended under six years of age without doctor’s advise. Adult supervision is needed for children 6-12 years of age. Use as directed to rinse the mouth. It should be spat out not swallowed.