Lauromacrogol 400


Concise Prescribing Info
Indications/Uses
Mouth lesions.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult : Mouth/Throat As dental prep containing deproteinised calf's blood extr 5% and polidocanol 1%: Apply 3-5 times/day.
Dosage Details
Mouth/Throat
Mouth lesions
Adult: As dental preparation containing deproteinised calf's blood extract 5% and polidocanol 1%: Apply to lesions 3-5 times daily after drying the area with gauze or cotton. Do not rub in the paste.
Adverse Reactions
Topical application may cause allergic skin reactions.
Action
Description: Lauromacrogol 400 or polidocanol is a mixture of monolauril ethers of macrogols. It has been used as a sclerosant in the treatment of oesophageal and gastric varices and varicose veins. In topical preparations, it is used as a local anaesthetic and has antipruritic properties.
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