Article Contents ::
- 1 The Brand Name LEXANOX Has Generic Salt :: AMLEXANOX
- 2 LEXANOX Is From Company Macleods Priced :: Rs. 52
- 3 LEXANOX have AMLEXANOX is comes under Sub class #N/A of Main Class #N/A
- 4 Main Medicine Class:: #N/A Sub Medicine Class :: #N/A
- 5 Disclaimer ::
- 6 The Information available on this site is for only Informational Purpose , before any use of this information please consult your Doctor .Price of the drugs indicated above may not match to real price due to many possible reasons may , including local taxes etc.. These are only approximate indicative prices of the drug.
The Brand Name LEXANOX Has Generic Salt :: AMLEXANOX
LEXANOX Is From Company Macleods Priced :: Rs. 52
LEXANOX have AMLEXANOX is comes under Sub class #N/A of Main Class #N/A
Main Medicine Class:: #N/A Sub Medicine Class :: #N/A
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Indications for Drugs ::
Drug Dose ::
Adult: Topical As a 5% oral paste: Apply approx 0.5 cm of oral paste directly on to each ulcer 4 times/day; following oral hygiene after meals and at bedtime. Initiate treatment at earliest symptom of an aphthous ulcer. Continue treatment until mouth ulcer is healed, not exceeding 10 days. Child: Not to be used in children below age 12.
Known hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients.
Drug Precautions ::
For topical use on mouth ulcers only. Avoid contact with the eyes; rinse immediately if ocular contact occurs. Wash hands before and after every application. Discontinue treatment if rash or contact mucositis develops. Seek medical advice if mouth ulcers have not healed after 10 days of treatment. Effects have not been evaluated in immune-compromised patients. Use lower initial dose for elderly patients. Not recommended for use in children below <12 yr. Pregnancy and lactation. Drug Side Effects ::
Application site reactions e.g. transient pain, stinging, burning, irritation, contact mucositis, nausea and diarrhoea.
Pregnancy category ::
Drug Mode of Action ::
Amlexanox accelerates healing of aphthous ulcers. The exact mechanism of action is not known. In vitro studies have shown that Amlexanox is a potent inhibitor of the formation and/or release of inflammatory mediators (histamine and leukotrienes) from mast cells, neutrophils, and mononuclear cells.
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