Chlorchinaldin Blackcurrant Flavor contains chloroquinaldol. This substance has antibacterial, antifungal and antiprotozoal properties.
Chlorchinaldin, through its antibacterial and antifungal activity, inhibits the development of throat infections, which prevents the appearance of unpleasant pain symptoms.
Chlorchinaldin has a causal effect – it fights the most common causes of sore throat and its irritation, including Streptococcus pyogenes, a bacterium that causes up to 90% of cases of acute pharyngitis and tonsillitis.
Chlorchinaldin fights fungal infections of the throat after antibiotic therapy.
Chlorchinaldin has the form of a small tablet, has a mild taste, contains less sugar than lozenges.
It is indicated for topical use:
in bacterial infections of the mouth and gums,
in fungal infections of the mouth and throat after treatment with antibiotics.
Before use, read the leaflet, which contains indications, contraindications, data on side effects and dosage, as well as information on the use of the medicinal product, or consult a doctor or pharmacist, as each drug used improperly may threaten your life or health.
Every 1 – 2 hours suck 1 tablet.
Do not use more than 10 lozenges per day.
Do not chew the tablets.
Do not use the drug during meals.
If symptoms worsen or do not improve after a few days of using the drug, you should contact your doctor.
Do not use the drug for a long time or in doses higher than recommended.
Hypersensitivity to the active substance or to any of the excipients.
The drug is available in a pack containing 20 tablets.
Talk to your doctor or pharmacist before taking Chlorchinaldin Blackcurrant Flavor.
If the ailments persist or intensify despite the use of the drug for several days, please see a doctor who will recommend appropriate treatment. In bacterial infections, it is often necessary to use a suitable systemic antibiotic, and chlorchinaldin with blackcurrant flavor is only used as an auxiliary.
The medicine contains sucrose. If you have been told by your doctor that you have an intolerance to some sugars, contact your doctor before taking this medicine. The drug may be harmful to the teeth.
Pregnancy and lactation
If you are pregnant or breast-feeding, think you may be pregnant or are planning to have a baby, ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking this medicine.
Chlorchinaldin blackcurrant flavor should not be used during pregnancy unless considered essential by your doctor.
Do not use during breastfeeding.
Chlorchinaldin blackcurrant flavor has no influence on the ability to drive and use machines.
So far, no case of overdose has been reported.
Due to the dose of the drug and slight absorption, the occurrence of severe side effects as a result of overdose is unlikely. However, the results of the research indicate that chlorin-based chinoline (chlorochinaldol belongs to this group), especially used in high doses and for a long time, can cause subacute spinal neuropathy (type of nervous system disorder), characterized by sensory disorders, muscle weakness, pain and disorders goodbye. Symptoms are often preceded by persistent diarrhea and abdominal pain, and the characteristic symptom is green urine and tongue. If you use more than the recommended dose of the drug, contact your doctor.
Management of overdose includes induction of vomiting and gastric lavage and symptomatic treatment.
Interactions with other drugs
Tell your doctor about all the medicines you are taking, have recently taken or might take.
Compounds of metals and iodine weaken the effect of the drug.
Like all medicines, this medicine can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them.
The frequency of the side effects listed below is not known (cannot be estimated from the available data).
General disorders and administration site conditions: mucosal irritation, pruritus, allergic symptoms. Immune system disorders: allergic symptoms (rash or hives) in hypersensitive people.
If any of the adverse symptoms intensify or any side effects not mentioned in the leaflet occur, notify your doctor or pharmacist.