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side effects of amlexanox

A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Aphthasol (amlexanox): Aphthasol (amlexanox) appears to have been discontinued in the US but not all countries. I was not able to determine the reason that it was discontin ... Read More

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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Aphthasol (amlexanox): Has anti-allergic & anti-inflammatory effects. Is used for aphthous ulcers (canker sores) & bronchial asthma.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Discontinued In USA: AMLEXANOX WAS USED IN usa for canker sores.It is an Anti Inflammatory,Anti Allergy In USA it was patenteIN 1994 It was never approved for Asthma Treat ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
33 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Pharma decision: Studies with Amlexanox in treating asthma including Aspirin sensitive asthma have been published in japanese medical journals since 1989. I suspect ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mary Ellen Luchetti
35 years experience Dermatology
Yes: Apthasol ointment helps, but avoid triggering foods.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sandra Eleczko
36 years experience Dentistry
No: Using Amlexanox for you canker sore will not effect your weight loss because your canker sores heal quickly, less than 10 day. You are using this med ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lester Thompson
33 years experience Pathology
Yes: The medication has two function: anti-inflammatory and anti-allergic. Remember that canker sores (aphthous ulcers) are different from herpes ulcers (c ... Read More
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Doxycycline: This is something that must be discussed with the prescribing doctor. In this portion of HealthTap we provide health education but we can't provide tr ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
42 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Too vague: A question. Different pills/meds have different effects as well side effects.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Saunders
43 years experience Internal Medicine
Side effects: Many and varied!

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