Over-the-counterClass: Respiratory

Chloraseptic Total Sore Throat Lozenge

(benzocaine)

Over-the-counterClass: Respiratory
Back to: Full Site NavigationSkip to: side effects sectionSkip to: What to expect sectionSkip to: Risks and warnings sectionSkip to: Common concerns from users and pharmacists

Relieves sore throat and mouth pain.

Skip Upsides & Downsides section. Skip to side effects section.

Our bottom line

Chloraseptic lozenges relieves sore throat pain and doesn't have many side effects.

Upsides

  • Chloraseptic lozenges is effective at relieving pain in the mouth and throat. It starts working right away, so you don’t have to wait long to feel better.
  • It's available in a pharmacy without a prescription.
  • Comes in a sugar-free form.
  • Available in different flavors, so you have the option of choosing the best-tasting one.
Tried Chloraseptic Total Sore Throat Lozenge? Write a review!
Worth itNot sureNot worth it

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.
  • Can’t be used for children who are younger than 5 years old.
How it works

Chloraseptic lozenges is a local anesthetic. It blocks receptors on nerve endings, which creates a numbing sensation and relieves pain.

Tried Chloraseptic Total Sore Throat Lozenge? Write a review!
Worth itNot sureNot worth it
Used for
  • Sore throat
  • Sore mouth
  • Mouth irritation
Dosage forms
  • Lozenge
Skip side effects section. Skip to What to Expect and Pharmacists Tips section.

Side effect rates for Chloraseptic Total Sore Throat Lozenge (benzocaine)

0 reports
These are side effects of Chloraseptic Total Sore Throat Lozenge (benzocaine) reported to the FDA by people taking it, and by doctors and pharmacists.
Filter group. All currently selected
Filter group. All currently selected

Risks and Warnings for Chloraseptic Total Sore Throat Lozenge (benzocaine)

Skip risks section. Skip to common concerns section.
  • 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 Lozenge (benzocaine)

Final section. Do you want to return to drug navigation?
Pain
  • 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.
  • Pain relief doesn't last long, so use a new lozenge every 2 hours.