Over-the-counterClass: Respiratory

Chloraseptic Total Sore Throat And Cough Lozenge 

(benzocaine / dextromethorphan / menthol)

Over-the-counterClass: Respiratory
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Relieves sore throat, mouth pain, and cough.

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Chloraseptic Total Sore Throat And Cough Lozenge (Benzocaine / Dextromethorphan / Menthol) relieve sore throat pain and cough well.

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Upsides

  • Chloraseptic Total Sore Throat And Cough Lozenge (Benzocaine / Dextromethorphan / Menthol) are effective at relieving pain in the mouth and throat. They start working right away, so you don’t have to wait long to feel better.
  • Have three medicines in one lozenge that work in different ways to provide pain and cough relief.
  • Comes in a sugar-free form.

Downsides

  • These lozenges don’t cure infections or colds, but they help relieve some of their symptoms.
  • Pain relief doesn't last long, so use a new lozenge every 2 hours as needed.
  • Can’t be used for children who are younger than 6 years old.
  • Can cause more side effects than other cough drops or lozenges since it has a cough suppressant in it.
How it works

Chloraseptic Total Sore Throat And Cough Lozenge (Benzocaine / Dextromethorphan / Menthol) have three types of medication. Benzocaine creates a numbing sensation that relieves pain. Menthol creates a cooling sensation that distracts you from feeling pain. Dextromethorphan is a cough suppressant.

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Risks and Warnings for Chloraseptic Total Sore Throat And Cough Lozenge (benzocaine / dextromethorphan / menthol)

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  • If your sore throat gets worse or you begin to have a high fever, headache, nausea, or vomiting, talk to your doctor since these could all be signs of a worsening infection.

Common concerns from people taking Chloraseptic Total Sore Throat And Cough Lozenge (benzocaine / dextromethorphan / menthol)

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Pain
  • Pain relief doesn't last long, so use a new lozenge every 2 hours as needed.
  • If your sore throat gets worse or you begin to have a high fever, headache, nausea, or vomiting, talk to your doctor since these could all be signs of a worsening infection.