Arthrodont

By Medically reviewed by hellodoktor

Generic Name: Arthrodont Brand Name(s): Arthrodont.

Uses

What is Arthrodont® used for?

Arthrodont® is commonly used for relieving pain due to disease of the gums and wounds prosthesis.

Arthrodont® contributes to take care of the irritated gums, participates in the improvement of the general state of the gums and supports a comfortable brushing.

How should I take Arthrodont®?

Use Arthrodont® as common toothpaste. If the toothpaste is used by a child under 6, he should always stay under an adult supervision. Moreover, the quantity to use should be as small as a pea, in order to minimize the ingestion.

How do I store Arthrodont®?

Arthrodont® is best stored at room temperature away from direct light and moisture. To prevent drug damage, you should not store Arthrodont® in the bathroom or the freezer. There may be different brands of Arthrodont® that may have different storage needs. It is important to always check the product package for instructions on storage, or ask your pharmacist. For safety, you should keep all medicines away from children and pets.

You should not flush Arthrodont® down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so. It is important to properly discard this product when it is expired or no longer needed. Consult your pharmacist for more details about how to safely discard your product.

Precautions & warnings

What should I know before using Arthrodont®?

Before using Arthrodont®, tell your doctor if:

  • You are pregnant or breastfeeding. This is because, while you are expecting or feeding a baby, you should only take medicines on the recommendation of a doctor.
  • You are taking any other medicines. This includes any medicines you are taking which are available to buy without a prescription, such as herbal and complementary medicines.
  • You have allergy with any of active or inactive ingredients of Arthrodont® or other medications.
  • You have any other illnesses, disorders, or medical conditions.

Is it safe during pregnancy or breastfeeding?

There isn’t enough information about the safety of using Arthrodont® during pregnancy and breastfeeding. Please always consult with your doctor to weigh the potential benefits and risks before taking Arthrodont®.

Side effects

What side effects can occur from Arthrodont®?

As taking others medicines, taking Arthrodont®can cause some side effects. Most of them are rarely occurring and do not need any supplementary treatment. However, it is always important for you to consult your doctor if you have any problem after taking this medicine.

Some of side effects are listed below:

Not everyone experiences these side effects. There may be some side effects not listed above. If you have any concerns about a side-effect, please consult your doctor or pharmacist.

Interactions

What drugs may interact with Arthrodont®?

Arthrodont may interact with other drugs that you are currently taking, which can change how your drug works or increase your risk for serious side effects. To avoid any potential drug interactions, you should keep a list of all the drugs you are using (including prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs and herbal products) and share it with your doctor and pharmacist. For your safety, do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any drugs without your doctor’s approval.

Products that may interact with this drug are:

  • Amiloride
  • Triamterene
  • Furosemide and spironolactone
  • Digitalis glycosides (digoxin)
  • Potassium
  • Diltiazem
  • Propranolol
  • Lidocaine
  • Nifedipine
  • Procainamide and quinidine
  • Captopril
  • Hydralazine and nitrates
  • Warfarin and heparin
  • ASA
  • Paracetamol and codeine
  • Chloral hydrate
  • Diazepam and lorazepam
  • Dobutamine and dopamine

Does food or alcohol interact with Arthrodont®?

Arthrodont® may interact with food or alcohol by altering the way the drug works or increase the risk for serious side effects. Please discuss with your doctor or pharmacist any potential food or alcohol interactions before using this drug.

What health conditions may interact with Arthrodont®?

Arthrodont® may interact with your health condition. This interaction may worsen your health condition or alter the way the drug works. It is important to always let your doctor and pharmacist know all the health conditions you currently have.

Dosage

The information provided is not a substitute for any medical advice. You should ALWAYS consult with your doctor or pharmacist before using Arthrodont®.

What is the dose of Arthrodont® for an adult?

Consult your doctor for information about dose of Arthrodont®.

Recommended doses for adults is brush your teeth 2 to 3 times a day, after meals.

What is the dose of Arthrodont® for a child?

Consult your doctor for information about dose of Arthrodont®.

Recommended doses for children is brush your teeth 2 to 3 times a day, after meals.
If the toothpaste is used by a child under 6, he should always stay under an adult supervision. Moreover, the quantity to use should be as small as a pea, in order to minimize the ingestion.

How is Arthrodont® available?

Arthrodont® is available in the following dosage forms and strengths:

  • Arthrodont, Enoxolone 1%

What should I do in case of an emergency or overdose?

In case of an emergency or an overdose, call your local emergency services or go to your nearest emergency room.

What should I do if I miss a dose?

If you miss a dose of Arthrodont®, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take your regular dose as scheduled. Do not take a double dose.

Hello Health Group does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment.

Review Date: June 29, 2017 | Last Modified: September 12, 2019

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