This medication is used for relief of mouth sores (such as those caused by canker sores, cold sores, braces, radiation treatment, cancer treatment). It may also be used for the temporary relief of mouth pain due to procedures such as dental cleaning, tooth extraction, or removal of tonsils or the uvula (the small bit of flesh hanging down in the back of your throat). This drug comes in a dental paste or gel that allows it to stick to the inside of the mouth/cheeks/gums. It works by forming a protective layer to help prevent further irritation and pain.
How to use Silatrix 1 Gram/10 Gram Mucosal Gel Peptic Ulcer Agents
Use this product as directed by your dentist or doctor. The dosage and directions for use are based on your medical condition and response to treatment. Different brands of this medication have different directions for use. Carefully follow your doctor or dentist's directions for using this product.
Although not intended to be swallowed, this medication is safe if swallowed.
Avoid eating or drinking for at least 1 hour after use.
Use this medication regularly to get the most benefit from it. To help you remember, use it at the same times each day. Do not increase your dose or use this product more often or for a longer time than directed by your doctor or dentist. Do not use more than 8 teaspoonsful (40 milliliters) a day.
Tell your doctor or dentist if your condition persists or worsens.
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