Generic Name: Chloraseptic Kids Sore Throat Spray Brand Name(s): Generics only. No brands available.

Uses

What is Chloraseptic® Kid Sore Throat used for?

Chloraseptic® Kid Sore Throat is commonly used for treating sore throat pain, sore mouth, pain associated with canker sores, and minor mouth irritation.

How should I take Chloraseptic® Kid Sore Throat?

Take Chloraseptic® Kid Sore Throat by mouth as directed by your doctor concerning: dose, schedule.

Read the label carefully before using Chloraseptic® Kid Sore Throat.

Hold for 15 seconds and spit out.

Consult your doctor for any information on the label that you do not clearly understand.

How do I store Chloraseptic® Kid Sore Throat?

Chloraseptic® Kid Sore Throat is best stored at room temperature away from direct light and moisture. To prevent drug damage, you should not store Chloraseptic® Kid Sore Throat in the bathroom or the freezer. There may be different brands of Chloraseptic® Kid Sore Throat 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 Chloraseptic® Kid Sore Throat 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 Chloraseptic® Kid Sore Throat?

Before using this drug, 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 Chloraseptic® Kid Sore Throat 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 Chloraseptic® Kid Sore Throat during pregnancy and breastfeeding. Please always consult with your doctor to weigh the potential benefits and risks before taking Chloraseptic® Kid Sore Throat.

Side effects

What side effects can occur from Chloraseptic® Kid Sore Throat?

Some of side effects are severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); fever; nausea; shortness of breath; vomiting.

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 Chloraseptic® Kid Sore Throat?

Chloraseptic® Kid Sore Throat 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.

Does food or alcohol interact with Chloraseptic® Kid Sore Throat?

Chloraseptic® Kid Sore Throat 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 Chloraseptic® Kid Sore Throat?

Chloraseptic® Kid Sore Throat 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 Chloraseptic® Kid Sore Throat.

What is the dose of Chloraseptic® Kid Sore Throat for an adult?

Consult your doctor for more information.

What is the dose of Chloraseptic® Kid Sore Throat for a child?

Recommended doses in some cases are:

  • Children more than 12 years of age is 5 sprays onto affected area every 2 hours, hold for 15 seconds and spit out. Do not use for more than 2 days.
  • Children from 3 to 12 years of age is 3 sprays onto affected area every 2 hours, hold for 15 seconds and spit out. Do not use for more than 2 days.
  • Children less than 3 years of age: do not use.

How is Chloraseptic® Kid Sore Throat available?

Chloraseptic® Kid Sore Throat is available in the following dosage forms and strengths:

  • Oral spray

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 Chloraseptic® Kid Sore Throat, 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.

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Review Date: September 10, 2017 | Last Modified: September 10, 2017

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