This is a throat spray that works to reduce the pain of a sore throat. The active ingredient contained in the spray is benzocaine. Benzocaine is a local anaesthetic that numbs the pain associated with a sore throat.
Remove the cap and rotate the head 180 degrees. The first time you use, spray three times away from your face to activate. The recommended dosage for this spray is:
- Children aged 6-12: Hold breath and spray once into the back of the throat. Repeat every 2-3 hours up to 8 times a day.
- Children 12 and over and adults: Spray 2-3 times into the back of the throat every 2-3 hours up to 8 times a day.
Do not use for more than 3 days. If symptoms still persist after using, speak to a doctor or pharmacist for advice.
This throat spray is suitable to be used by adults and children aged 6 and over. Anyone who is allergic to benzocaine or any other ingredient in the throat spray. This spray should also not be used if any of the following applies:
- You have difficulty breathing
- You have a rare blood condition known as methaemoglobinaemia
Throat spray containing: Benzocaine .71%.