Skip to Content

ANBESOL LIQUID

Active substance(s): CETYLPYRIDINIUM CHLORIDE / CHLOROCRESOL / LIDOCAINE HYDROCHLORIDE

View full screen / Print PDF » Download PDF ⇩
Transcript
Artwork Information
Product Title:

Anbesol liquid

Date:

03-12-14

Label Number:

14-234

Fonts Used:

Hevletica light condensed & bold condensed, Arial Bold

Version 1

Product Size:

148.5 mm x 105mm

Colours Used:

Black

Font size: (min,max) 7pt, 16pt

Guides, Dimensions and Cutter guide are NOT to be printed.

ANBESOL® Liquid
Lidocaine Hydrochloride, Chlorocresol and Cetylpyridinium Chloride
PATIENT INFORMATION LEAFLET
Read all of this leaflet carefully before using this
medicine as it contains important information for you.
s +EEPTHISLEAFLET9OUMAYWISHTOREADITAGAIN
s !SKYOURPHARMACISTIFYOUNEEDMORE

information or advice.
s )FYOUGETANYSIDEEFFECTS TALKTOYOURDOCTOROR
pharmacist. This includes any possible side effects
not listed in this leaflet.
What is in this leaflet:
1. What Anbesol Liquid is and what it is used for
2. What you need to know before you use
Anbesol Liquid
3. How to use Anbesol Liquid
4. Possible side effects
5. How to store Anbesol Liquid
6. Contents of pack and other information
1. What Anbesol Liquid is and what it is used for?
!NBESOL,IQUIDCONTAINSWWOFLIDOCAINE
HYDROCHLORIDE WWOFCHLOROCRESOLAND
WWOFCETYLPYRIDINIUMCHLORIDE
,IDOCAINEHYDROCHLORIDEISALOCALANAESTHETICWHICH
WORKSBYSTOPPINGTHESENSATIONOFPAIN#HLOROCRESOL
ANDCETYLPYRIDINIUMCHLORIDEKILLBACTERIA
!NBESOL,IQUIDISUSEDFORTHETEMPORARYRELIEFOFPAIN
CAUSEDBYRECURRENTMOUTHULCERS DENTUREIRRITATION
and teething.
2. What you need to know before you use
Anbesol Liquid
Do not use Anbesol Liquid:
s )FYOUAREALLERGICTOLIDOCAINEHYDROCHLORIDE
CHLOROCRESOL CETYLPYRIDINIUMCHLORIDE OTHER
anaesthetics similar to lidocaine or any of the
other ingredients in this medicine (listed in
Section 6).
s 9OUHAVEPORPHYRIAADISEASEWHICHCAUSES
STOMACHPAIN CONSTIPATION CHANGESINTHE
COLOUROFURINE SKINRASHESANDDISTURBED
behaviour).








Warnings and precautions
4ALKTOYOURDOCTORORPHARMACISTBEFOREUSING
!NBESOL,IQUID
s )FYOUHAVEOPENWOUNDSORDAMAGEDAREASIN
the lining of your mouth as this may result in
too much of the active ingredients being absorbed.
s )FSYMPTOMSCONTINUEFORMORETHANDAYSOR

recurFREQUENTLY SPEAKTOYOURPHARMACIST DOCTOR
or dentist.
$ONOTUSEMORE!NBESOL,IQUIDTHANRECOMMENDED
(as listed in Section 3) as this may result in the active
ingredients being absorbed into the body causing
SERIOUSSIDEEFFECTS SUCHASCONVULSIONSFITS 
Other medicines and Anbesol Liquid
4ELLYOURDOCTORORPHARMACISTIFYOUARETAKING HAVE
RECENTLYTAKENORMIGHTTAKEANYOFTHEFOLLOWING
MEDICINESASTHEYMAYINTERFEREWITH!NBESOL,IQUID
s /THERANAESTHETICSORMEDICINESSIMILARTO
lidocaine for example antiarrhythmic drugs such
ASMEXILETINEWHICHAREUSEDTOCONTROLABNORMAL
heartbeats
s %RYTHROMYCINATYPEOFANTIBIOTICUSEDTOTREAT
bacterial infections
s )TRACONAZOLEATYPEOFANTIFUNGALMEDICINEUSEDTO
treat fungal infections
s !NTIARRHYTHMICDRUGSSUCHASAMIODARONEWHICH
are used to control abnormal heartbeats
s #IMETIDINEUSEDTOTREATSTOMACHULCERSOR
heartburn
s "ETA BLOCKERSUSEDTOTREATHEARTCONDITIONS HIGH
blood pressure or migraine
s #ALCIUMCHLORIDEUSEDFORTHETREATMENTOF
hypocalcaemia or as a food additive
s #ODEINEPHOSPHATEUSEDTOTREATPAIN DIARRHOEA
or relieve coughs
s $IAMORPHINEHYDROCHLORIDEAPAINKILLERUSEDTO
treat severe pain
s 0AVERETUMUSEDTOTREATMODERATETOSEVEREPAIN
and to calm you before an operation
s 1UININEHYDROCHLORIDEUSEDTOTREATMALARIAOR
leg cramps
s -ETHYLCELLULOSEUSEDTOTREATCONSTIPATION
s .ON IONICSURFACTANTSSUCHAS#ETOMACROGOL
ANDPOLYSORBATEWHICHAREUSEDIN
MEDICINES FOODSANDCOSMETICS

Pregnancy, fertility and breast-feeding
)FYOUAREPREGNANT BREAST FEEDING THINKYOUMAYBE
PREGNANTORAREPLANNINGTOHAVEABABY ASKYOURDOCTOR
or pharmacist for advice before using this medicine.
)FYOUAREBREAST FEEDINGSMALLAMOUNTSOFTHEACTIVE
INGREDIENTLIDOCAINEWILLPASSINTOYOURBREASTMILKBUT
INSUCHSMALLQUANTITIESTHATITSHOULDNOTHARMYOUR
baby if this medicine is used as directed.
Driving and using machines
!NBESOL,IQUIDISUNLIKELYTOAFFECTYOURABILITYTODRIVE
or use machines.
Important information about some of the
ingredients
This medicinal product contains chlorocresol and the
AZODYESAMARANTH% ANDSUNSETYELLOW%
WHICHMAYCAUSEALLERGICREACTIONSINSENSITIVE
individuals.
4HISMEDICINALPRODUCTCONTAINSETHANOL
ALCOHOL IEUPTOMGPERML EQUIVALENTTO
MLBEER MLWINEPERDOSEWHICHMAYBE
harmful for those suffering from alcoholism. To be
TAKENINTOACCOUNTINPREGNANTORBREAST FEEDING
WOMEN CHILDRENANDHIGHRISKGROUPSSUCHAS
PATIENTSWITHLIVERDISEASE OREPILEPSY
3. How to use Anbesol Liquid
&OLLOWTHESEINSTRUCTIONSCAREFULLYANDNEVERCHANGE
the dose yourself. Do not exceed the stated dose.
Adults, Children and the Elderly:
s !PPLY!NBESOL,IQUIDUNDILUTEDTOTHEAFFECTED
area using a clean fingertip.
s 4WOAPPLICATIONSOF!NBESOL,IQUIDSTRAIGHT

AWAYWILLNORMALLYBEENOUGHFORPAINRELIEF
s $ONOTAPPLYMOREFREQUENTLYTHANEVERYHOURS
Babies only:
s !PPLY!NBESOL,IQUIDONCETOTHEAFFECTED

area using a clean fingertip.
s $ONOTAPPLYMOREFREQUENTLYTHANEVERYHOURS
If you use more Anbesol Liquid than you should:
)FANYONEUSEDMORE!NBESOL,IQUIDTHANTHEYSHOULD
ORIFLARGEQUANTITIESOFTHELIQUIDAREACCIDENTALLY
SWALLOWED CONTACTYOURDOCTORORYOURNEAREST
!CCIDENTAND%MERGENCYDEPARTMENT TAKINGTHIS
LEAFLETANDPACKWITHYOU
4. Possible side effects
,IKEALLMEDICINES THISMEDICINEMAYCAUSESIDE
EFFECTS ALTHOUGHNOTEVERYBODYGETSTHEM
s !LLERGICREACTIONSEGDIFFICULTYBREATHING RASHORITCH 
s 3OMEPEOPLEHAVEREPORTEDSUFFERINGFROMMOUTH
ulcers.

s $ERMATITISINFLAMMATIONOFTHESKINTHATCAN

CAUSERED ITCHYANDSCALYSKIN 
Reporting of side effects
)FYOUGETANYSIDEEFFECTS TALKTOYOURDOCTOR
pharmacist or nurse. This includes any possible side
EFFECTSNOTLISTEDINTHISLEAFLET9OUCANALSOREPORT
SIDEEFFECTSDIRECTLYVIATHE9ELLOW#ARD3CHEMEAT
WWWMHRAGOVUKYELLOWCARD
"YREPORTINGSIDEEFFECTSYOUCANHELPPROVIDEMORE
information on the safety of this medicine.
5. How to store Anbesol Liquid
s +EEPOUTOFTHESIGHTANDREACHOFCHILDREN
s $ONOTSTOREABOVEƒ#
s $ONOTUSEAFTERTHEEXPIRYDATEWHICHISSTATEDON
THECARTONANDBOTTLEAFTER%804HEEXPIRYDATE
refers to the last day of that month.
s $ONOTTHROWAWAYANYMEDICINESVIAWASTEWATER
ORHOUSEHOLDWASTE!SKYOURPHARMACISTHOWTO
THROWAWAYMEDICINESYOUNOLONGERUSE4HESE
MEASURESWILLHELPPROTECTTHEENVIRONMENT
6. Contents of pack and other information
What Anbesol Liquid contains
!NBESOL,IQUIDCONTAINSTHEACTIVEINGREDIENTS
LIDOCAINEHYDROCHLORIDEWW CHLOROCRESOL
WWANDCETYLPYRIDINIUMCHLORIDEWW
)TALSOCONTAINSALCOHOL MENTHOL GLYCEROL
CARAMELCOLOURINGCOMPRISEDOFQUINOLINEYELLOW
% AMARANTH% SUNSETYELLOW% AND
GREEN3% ANDPURIFIEDWATER
What Anbesol Liquid looks like and contents
of the pack
!NBESOL,IQUIDISACLEARYELLOWLIQUIDFOROROMUCOSAL
USESUPPLIEDINBOTTLESCONTAININGMLORML
.OTALLPACKSIZESMAYBEMARKETED
-ARKETING!UTHORISATION(OLDER
!LLIANCE0HARMACEUTICALS,IMITED !VONBRIDGE(OUSE
"ATH2OAD #HIPPENHAM 7ILTSHIRE 3."" 5+
-ANUFACTUREDBY#ONFORMA.6 :ENDERSTRAAT
" $ESTELBERGEN "ELGIUM
4HISLEAFLETWASLASTREVISEDIN$ECEMBER
!NBESOLISAREGISTEREDTRADEMARKINTHE5+
OF!LLIANCE0HARMACEUTICALS,IMITED
!LLIANCEANDASSOCIATEDDEVICESAREREGISTERED
TRADEMARKSOF!LLIANCE0HARMACEUTICALS,IMITED
888888

Expand view ⇕

Source: Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency

Disclaimer: Every effort has been made to ensure that the information provided here is accurate, up-to-date and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. Drug information contained herein may be time sensitive. This information has been compiled for use by healthcare practitioners and consumers in the United States. The absence of a warning for a given drug or combination thereof in no way should be construed to indicate that the drug or combination is safe, effective or appropriate for any given patient. If you have questions about the substances you are taking, check with your doctor, nurse or pharmacist.

Hide