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.
Haa 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.
Haa 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.
Haa 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.
Haa 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 Haa an antibiotic/antifungal/cure acne/cause cancer/good for canker sores?
Haa 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 Haa mouthwash
Q. Is Haa safe?
Haa is safe when taken for an indication and at a dose strictly instructed by your doctor
Q. Is Haa an over the counter or prescription only drug?
Haa 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 Haa mouthwash expire?
Haa mouthwash has an expiry date. It should not be used beyond that date.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 6th Feb 2018.