Elgydium Anti Plaque 0.004% w/w Toothpaste

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Composition for Elgydium Anti Plaque 0.004% w/w Toothpaste

Primarily used for

Inflammation of gums, Bad odor from mouth
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₹2.5/Toothpaste
50 gm in 1 tube
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Medicine Overview of Elgydium Anti Plaque Toothpaste

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Uses of Elgydium Anti Plaque Toothpaste

Elgydium Anti Plaque 0.004% w/w Toothpaste is used in the treatment of inflammation of gums and bad odor from mouth.
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Side effects of Elgydium Anti Plaque Toothpaste

Common

Altered taste, Application site irritation, Teeth discolouration.

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How to use Elgydium Anti Plaque Toothpaste

Use it as advised by your doctor or check the label for directions before use.

How Elgydium Anti Plaque Toothpaste works

Elgydium anti plaque 0.004% w/w toothpaste kills the harmful bacteria and fungi by attacking their outer covering.

In Depth Information on Elgydium Anti Plaque Toothpaste

Expert advice for Elgydium Anti Plaque Toothpaste

  • Use Elgydium anti plaque after meals, it may affect the taste of foods and beverages. 
  • For maximum effectiveness avoid rinsing mouth (with water or any other mouthwash), brushing teeth, eating or drinking for 30 minutes after using the Elgydium anti plaque.
  • Elgydium anti plaque may cause permanent discolouration of some tooth fillings. To minimize discolouration, brush and floss daily, focussing on the areas which begin to discolour.
  • Do not mix/dilute Elgydium anti plaque with any other product.
  • Avoid contact with eyes and ears. If the solution comes in contact with your eyes, rinse well with water.
  • Notify your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Elgydium Anti Plaque 0.004% w/w Toothpaste
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Elgydium Anti Plaque 0.004% w/w Toothpaste may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Elgydium Anti Plaque 0.004% w/w Toothpaste is probably safe
to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
SAFE
Elgydium Anti Plaque 0.004% w/w Toothpaste does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
Elgydium Anti Plaque 0.004% w/w Toothpaste is probably safe
to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Elgydium Anti Plaque 0.004% w/w Toothpaste may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Elgydium Anti Plaque 0.004% w/w Toothpaste is probably safe
to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Elgydium Anti Plaque 0.004% w/w Toothpaste may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Chlorhexidine Gluconate, please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Elgydium Anti Plaque 0.004% w/w Toothpaste

Frequently asked questions for Chlorhexidine Gluconate

Elgydium anti plaque belongs to a class of medication call antiseptic. It acts by killing as well as preventing bacterial growth. It kills bacteria by interacting with its cell surface
Q. Does it burn?
It is not generally known to burn. Please inform the doctor in case of any side effects
Elgydium anti plaque is not antibiotic/antifungal. It is not used for curing acne and it does not cause cancer. Canker sores (small and shallow ulcers of the mouth) if mild to moderate then can be controlled by using Elgydium anti plaque mouthwash
Elgydium anti plaque is safe when taken for an indication and at a dose strictly instructed by your doctor
Elgydium anti plaque is an over the counter drug and not a prescription drug
Q. Is chlorhexidine gluconate whiten teeth/contain iodine/stain teeth?
Chlorhexidine gluconate is not used to whiten teeth. It does not contain iodine. It may stain the teeth slightly but this may be removed by brushing with a normal toothpaste
Elgydium anti plaque mouthwash has an expiry date. It should not be used beyond that date.
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Substitutes for Elgydium Anti Plaque

No substitutes found for this medicine
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