Benzydamine exerts an anti-inflammatory and analgesic action by stabilising the cellular membrane and inhibiting prostaglandin synthesis.
Gervetin spray is sprayed directly into the mouth or throat to relieve pain and inflammation.
Each gram contains: benzydamine Hydrochloride 1.5 mg.
It is used to treat many painful conditions of the mouth or throat including:
For oral administration.
Adults, adolescents and elderly: 4 to 8 puffs every 1½-3 hourly.
Children 6-12 years: 4 puffs, every 1½-3 hourly.
Children under 6 year: One puff to be administered per 4 kg body weight, up to a maximum of 4 puffs, every 1½-3 hourly.
Because of the small amount of drug applied, elderly patients can receive the same dose as adults.
Contact your doctor if your symptoms worsen or they do not improve.
This helps to stop it becoming blocked.