Amlexanox


Access Pharmaceuticals | Amlexanox (Medication)


Desc:

Amlexanox is used to treat ulcers of the mouth called aphthous ulcers or canker sores. It decreases the time ulcers take to heal. Because amlexanox decreases the healing time, it also decreases the pain you feel. ...

Side Effect:

Temporary pain, stinging, or burning at the application site may occur. If any of these effects persist or worsen, tell your doctor/dentist or pharmacist promptly.

Tell your doctor/dentist immediately if any of these unlikely but serious side effects occur:increased mouth sores, nausea, diarrhea.

A very serious allergic reaction to this drug is rare. However, seek immediate medical attention if you notice any symptoms of a serious allergic reaction, including:rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), severe dizziness, trouble breathing. This is not a complete list of possible side effects. ...

Precaution:

Before using amlexanox, tell your doctor/dentist or pharmacist if you have any type of allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems.

Before using this medication, tell your doctor/dentist or pharmacist your medical history, especially of immune system problems.

Avoid alcohol and nicotine because these products can irritate the sores.

During pregnancy and breastfeeding is not recommended to use this medicine without your doctor's advice. ...