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Hexetidine (Gelangin flex) aerosol for topical application 0.2% – [40 ml vial]

$12.42

Antiseptic for local use in ent practice and dentistry

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Description

Gelangin Pharmacodynamics
Antimicrobial action of the drug is associated with inhibition of oxidative reactions of bacterial metabolism (thiamine antagonist). The drug has a wide range of antibacterial and antifungal action, particularly against Gram-positive bacteria and fungi of the genus Candida. Hexatidine has a weak anesthetic effect on the mucous membranes.
The drug has antiviral effect against influenza A viruses, respiratory syncytial virus (RS-virus), herpes simplex virus type 1, which affects the respiratory tract.

Indications
As a symptomatic agent.
– Symptomatic treatment for inflammatory infectious diseases of the mouth and throat:
– tonsillitis, sore throat (including Plauta-Vensana sore throat, sidelobacterial sore throat), pharyngitis, gingivitis, stomatitis, glossitis, periodontal disease;
– fungal diseases;
– Prevention of infectious complications before and after surgical interventions on the oral cavity and larynx and injuries, including prevention of infection of the alveoli after tooth extraction;
– Oral hygiene, e.g. for treating bad breath.

Contraindications
– Hypersensitivity to any of the components of the drug;
– Erosive-desquamous lesions of the oral mucosa;
– Children under 3 years of age.
Application during pregnancy and lactation
There is no data on any undesirable effects of the drug during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Nevertheless, before prescribing the drug to pregnant or nursing women, a physician should thoroughly weigh the benefits and risks of treatment, taking into account the absence of sufficient data on penetration of the drug through the placenta and into the breast milk.

Directions for use and dosages

  • Topically.
  • Children from 3 to 6 years of age: the drug can be used after consultation with a physician.
  • Adults and children over 6 years of age: treat affected areas while holding breath, 1 injection for 1-2 seconds 2 times a day.
  • Hexatidine adheres to the mucous membranes and thus gives a persistent effect.
  • Therefore, the drug should be used after meals.
  • General recommendations for administration
    – Attach the spray nozzle to the aerosol can;
    – point the end of the spray head towards the affected area of the mouth or throat;
    – the aerosol can must be held upright at all times during dosing as shown in the illustration;
    – inject the desired amount of the drug by pressing on the head of the spray nozzle for 1-2 seconds, do not breathe while injecting the aerosol.
  • The duration of treatment is determined by the physician.