I have a sore throat, but im not coughing. I was just wondering if it would help my throat some.
5 Jan 2011
Benzonatate may help for a sore throat, but it is indicated more for a cough. If however, your sore throat is because of an infection then you should see the doctor and be treated for the infection. Numbing the pain won't make the infection go away.
Benzonatate is a non-narcotic cough medicine. It works by numbing the throat and lungs, making the cough reflex less active. Benzonatate is used to relieve coughing.
- Benzonatate Information for Consumers
- Benzonatate Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Benzonatate (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
im experiancing a sore throat, slight fever, and sore joints and headache, also i have white bloches on the back of my throat and my testicles are ...
1 answer • 4 Jun 2011
my throat has been sore for a while and dont have insurtance can u recomend somethang?
2 answers • 7 Dec 2012
1 answer • 26 Dec 2013
... Please help
1 answer • 25 Apr 2015