1mg, best e pharmacy in India

ZYPEX 0.02% W/W/9% W/W MOUTH ULCER GEL

generic_icon
MRP: Rs. 49 for 1 tube(s) (15 ML gel each)
1
Unfortunately, we don't have any more items in stock

food interaction for ZYPEX

alcohol interaction for ZYPEX

pregnancy interaction for ZYPEX

lactation interaction for ZYPEX

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
No interaction found
No interaction found
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.

SALT INFORMATION for ZYPEX

Benzalkonium Chloride(0.02% w/w)

Uses

Benzalkonium Chloride is used in preservation of the medicinal products.

How it works

The mode of action of benzalkonium chloride appears to be associated with the effect on the cytoplasmic membrane, which controls cell permeability.

Common side effects

Paralysis of respiratory muscle, Allergic contact dermatitis, Apprehension, Collapse, Coma, Convulsion, Cyanosis (bluish discoloration of the skin), Death, Shortness of breath, Muscle weakness, Restlessness, Vomiting
Choline Salicylate(9% w/w)

Uses

Choline Salicylate is used in the treatment of dental pain and mouth sores (ulcers).

How it works

Choline salicylate belongs to a class of medication called non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). It works by inhibiting the formation and release of pain and swelling causing chemicals (prostaglandins) in the body.

Common side effects

Blood in vomit, Constipation, Diarrhoea, Drowsiness, Dizziness, Headache, Hearing loss, Heartburn, Black and bloody stools, Ringing in ear, Stomach pain, Tarry stools, Vomiting

SUBSTITUTES for ZYPEX

No substitutes found

Expert advice for ZYPEX

• Avoid contact with eyes, mouth or nose and rinse immediately with plenty of cool tap water in case of accidental contact.
• Never use benzalkonium chloride solution on blistered/ cut skin.
• Consult your doctor before using benzalkonium chloride solution in children younger than 2 years.
• Inform your doctor if symptoms do not disappear after 7 days of use. 
• Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
• Should not be given to patients who are allergic to benzalkonium chloride or any of its ingredients.
• Should not be given to patients who have a deep puncture wound, animal bite or serious burns.

Frequently asked questions for ZYPEX

Benzalkonium Chloride

Q.Is benzalkonium chloride the same as rubbing alcohol?
No. Benzalkonium chloride is not as same as rubbing alcohol

Q.Is benzalkonium chloride antifungal?
Yes, benzalkonium chloride is known to be antifungal to some extent

Q.Does benzalkonium chloride kill viruses?
No. Benzalkonium does not kill viruses

Q.Is benzalkonium chloride bleach?
No. Benzalkonium chloride is not bleach

Q.Does benzalkonium chloride kill MRSA (Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus)/ staph (Staphylococcus Aureus)?
Yes, higher concentrations of benzalkonium chloride can kill MRSA / staph present on the skin

Q.Does benzalkonium chloride work for cold sores?
Yes. Benzalkonium chloride is effective for treatment of cold sores.

Choline Salicylate

Q.What is choline salicylate used for?
Choline salicylate is used in combination with magnesium salicylate as part of anti-pain medication. It is used to relieve pain and discomfort in the mouth caused by ulcers, sores or using dentures. It is also used for relief from pain, swelling and stiffness caused due to arthritis or shoulder problems

Q.What is choline salicylate?
Choline salicylate belongs to a class of medication called non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). It is used to relieve pain

Q.Is it aspirin?
It is not aspirin, but is similar to Aspirin as both belong to the same class of drugs called NSAIDs

Q.Is choline salicylate safe for babies?
Choline salicylate is not safe for babies. It is known to be linked to Reye's syndrome which affects the brain and liver and may be fatal.

Articles


Content on this page was last updated on 11 August, 2015, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)