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Dequalinium chloride Pharmacology
Dequalinium chlorideAbout Dequalinium chlorideSubstituted benzimidazole , A quaternary ammonium compound, Antimicrobial agent,antiseptic , disinfectant, topical bacteriostat.Mechanism of Action of Dequalinium chlorideDequalinium chloride is an antiseptic which acts against microorganisms associated with mouth and throat infections including bacteria, and fungi. It directly acts on the area of infection and also lubricates and soothes the painful area, which helps relieve the soreness and discomfort of mouth and throat infections.Pharmacokinets of Dequalinium chlorideN/AOnset of Action for Dequalinium chlorideN/ADuration of Action for Dequalinium chlorideN/AHalf Life of Dequalinium chlorideN/ASide Effects of Dequalinium chloride1 Allergic reactions
2. Sore tongueContra-indications of Dequalinium chlorideHypersensitivity to the drug.Special Precautions while taking Dequalinium chloride1. If irritation persists or allergic reactions occur.
Pregnancy Related InformationUse with cautionOld Age Related InformationN/ABreast Feeding Related InformationUse with cautionChildren Related InformationN/AIndications for Dequalinium chlorideMouth and throat infection.Interactions for Dequalinium chlorideN/ATypical Dosage for Dequalinium chlorideLozenges: 0.25mg lozenge sucked slowly at every 2 to 3 hours. Increases the frequency of administration if required.
Oral Paint: Apply Dequalinium chloride 0.5% w/v to the area of infection at every 2 to 3 hours.
Schedule of Dequalinium chlorideN/AStorage Requirements for Dequalinium chlorideStore at room temperature at a range of 15 to 30 degree C in a well closed container.Effects of Missed Dosage of Dequalinium chlorideTake the missed dose as soon as noticed and if it is the time for next dose then skip the missed dose. Continue the regular schedule. Do not double the dose.Effects of Overdose of Dequalinium chlorideProvide symptomatic treatment and supportive measures.
Home Delivery for Dequalinium chloride in Your City
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Please be aware that you should take dequalinium chloride only if a doctor has recommended or prescribed it. Some or all pharmacies who provide a home delivery service for medicines might insist on a prescription for dequalinium chloride before they complete the sale. You can get this information while placing the order for dequalinium chloride with the pharmacy.
Dequalinium chloride is a generic medicine name and there are several brands available for it. Some of the brands for dequalinium chloride might be better known than dequalinium chloride itself. If the pharmacy that's willing to deliver medicines to your home doesn't have dequalinium chloride in stock, you can ask for one of the branded alternatives for dequalinium chloride.