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Anbesol Adult Strength Gel works as an anesthetic that is effective temporarily for the relief of pain from recurrent mouth ulcers and denture irritation and also works as an antiseptics to help protect against infection. Anbesol Adult Strength Gel is available on Drugstore Nigeria, an online Pharmacy store in Lagos.

How does Anbesol Adult Strength Gel works?

Anbesol adult strength gel contains three active ingredients which includes; Lidocaine hydrochloride, Chlorocresol and Cetylpyridinium chloride.

Lidocaine hydrochloride belongs to a group of drugs known as Local anesthetic which works by temporarily blocking the pathway of pain signals along nerves. It causes numbness and relieves pain at the affected area when applied.

Chlorocresol and Cetylpyridinium chloride are mild antiseptics which kills a variety of bacteria and fungi. Chlorocresol and Cetylpyridinium  help prevent the sore area in the mouth from getting infected by bacteria and fungi.

How to use Anbesol Adult Strength Gel

For Adults, the elderly and children over 12 years, A small amount of Anbesol Adult Strength Gel should be applied to the affected area with a clean fingertip.

Applying it once should be sufficient to obtain temporary pain relief.

Anbesol Adult Strength Gel should not be applied more frequently than every 3 hours.

Anbesol adult strength gel should not to be used in children under 12 years.

What are the Side Effects of Anbesol adult Strength Gel?

Come Side Effects of Anbesol adult Strength Gel are;

  • Difficulty breathing
  • Itchy rash
  • Headache
  • Fast heartbeats
  • Pale or blue or gray appearance of your skin, lips, or fingernails.

Is Anbesol Adult Strength Gel used on tooth or gum?

Anbesol Adult Strength Gel is used only on the surface of the body, or just inside the mouth. Avoid getting Anbesol Adult Strength Gel into the eyes. Also avoid swallowing the gel while applying it to the gums or the inside of the mouth

How long does Anbesol Adult Strength Gel work?

Anbesol Adult Strength Gel works as a local anesthetic which starts to numb the lining of the mouth and throat 15 to 30 seconds after it is applied and it lasts about 15 minutes.

Anbesol Adult Strength Gel Precaution

  • You should Consult your physician if you have an underlying medical condition or if you are taking any other medication or complementary therapy, or if the symptoms persist.
  • Consult your physician if you suffer from allergies.
  • Anbesol should be kept out of the reach of children.

Where to buy Anbesol Adult Strength Gel.

Anbesol Adult Strength Gel can be purchased at, Nigeria’s largest online Pharmacy store.


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