FAQs ABOUT OCTENOXA GARGLE
What is OCTENOXA GARGLE used for?
It is used for patients who are unable to perform oral hygiene measures. It is also used to prevent oral infections like periodontitis and gingivitis.
How does OCTENOXA GARGLE work?
OCTENOXA GARGLE works effectively as an antiseptic where Octenidine acts by binding to the bacterial cell membrane and to the hard and soft tissue of oral cavity. It damages the cell wall of the microorganisms thereby killing the bacteria causing oral problems.
How to use OCTENOXA GARGLE?
Always use this medicine as directed by your physician. It is for external use only. Rinse the oral cavity for about 30 seconds and spit it out. Do not swallow OCTENOXA GARGLE. Your doctor will prescribe the correct dose and duration of use depending on age and condition.
Can OCTENOXA GARGLE be given to elderly patients?
OCTENOXA GARGLE should be used with caution in elderly patients as they may be unable to maintain proper oral hygiene. Consult your doctor before using.
What are the side effects of OCTENOXA GARGLE?
The common side effect of using OCTENOXA GARGLE include staining of teeth. Consult your doctor immediately if you experience this or if the staining worsens.