Glycoseptol Antiseptic Gargle & Mouth Wash


Uses of Glycoseptol Mouth Wash

Glycoseptol Antiseptic Gargle & Mouth Wash is used in the treatment of mouth infection.

Glycoseptol Mouth Wash side effects

  • Taste change
  • Staining of teeth
  • Hard Dental Plaque

How to use Glycoseptol Mouth Wash

Check the label before use. Take the mouthwash in the quantity as advised by your doctor and put it in your mouth. Swish for 30 seconds to 1 minute and spit it. Do not swallow. Avoid eating, drinking, or smoking for at least 30 minutes after rinsing.

How Glycoseptol Mouth Wash works

Glycoseptol Antiseptic Gargle & Mouth Wash is an antiseptic that binds strongly to the surface of teeth, inner cheeks and gums. It works by killing the harmful microorganisms that cause swollen gums, tartar, bad odour from mouth, and other mouth infections.

Glycoseptol Mouth Wash related warnings

No interaction found/established
Glycoseptol Antiseptic Gargle & Mouth Wash 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.
Glycoseptol Antiseptic Gargle & Mouth Wash is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
No interaction found/established
No interaction found/established
No interaction found/established

What if you miss a dose of Glycoseptol Mouth Wash?

If you miss a dose of Glycoseptol Antiseptic Gargle & Mouth Wash, please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

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No alternate brands found for this medicine

Expert Advice

  • Use Glycoseptol Antiseptic Gargle & Mouth Wash 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 Glycoseptol Antiseptic Gargle & Mouth Wash.
  • Glycoseptol Antiseptic Gargle & Mouth Wash 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 Glycoseptol Antiseptic Gargle & Mouth Wash 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.

User Feedback


Q. How does Glycoseptol work?

Glycoseptol 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

Q. Is Glycoseptol an antibiotic/antifungal/cure acne/cause cancer/good for canker sores?

Glycoseptol 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 Glycoseptol mouthwash

Q. Is Glycoseptol safe?

Glycoseptol is safe when taken for an indication and at a dose strictly instructed by your doctor

Q. Is Glycoseptol an over the counter or prescription only drug?

Glycoseptol 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

Q. Does Glycoseptol mouthwash expire?

Glycoseptol mouthwash has an expiry date. It should not be used beyond that date.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 13th Sep 2018.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
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15 ml in 1 bottle