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Rinstead sugar free pastilles

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Information specific to: Rinstead sugar free pastilles.

About Rinstead sugar free pastilles and how it works

This medicine helps relieve the pain and soreness associated with mouth ulcers and discomfort caused by dentures. It contains two main ingredients: cetylpyridinium chloride is an antiseptic and helps prevent infections while menthol has a soothing effect.

This medicine is available as pastilles which slowly dissolve in the mouth when sucked.

Consult your doctor or dentist if your symptoms do not improve, or if they get worse during treatment with this medicine.

Before using Rinstead sugar free pastilles

This medicine may not be suitable for everyone and some people must never have it. Check the leaflet that comes with your medicine to make sure that the medicine is suitable before having it.

Always get advice from a healthcare professional before having this medicine if this medicine is for someone who:

  • is allergic or sensitive to or has had a reaction to any of the ingredients in the medicine
  • is a child under 12 years of age

Medicines interactions

If you are taking more than one medicine they may interact with each other. This medicine is unlikely to have any important interactions. But speak to your pharmacist or doctor if you get any unusual symptoms while having this medicine with other medicines.

Possible side effects of Rinstead sugar free pastilles

Most medicines can cause some side-effects but not everyone having the same medicine will get the same side-effects.

The following side-effects have been associated with people having this medicine:

  • sensitivity reactions

Pregnancy and breast-feeding

If you are trying to become pregnant, are pregnant, or are breast-feeding, you should seek medical advice before taking this medicine.

Other important information

Make sure that you read the leaflet that comes with your medicine to check what dose you should take and if there is anything that you need to do if you take more than the recommended dose. If you are in any doubt about whether this medicine is suitable for you, speak to your doctor, dentist or pharmacist.

Keep all medicines out of the sight and reach of children.

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