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Sore Throat Spray
Allergic reactions: Chloraseptic spray is an oral anesthetic and analgesic combination. It works by numbing the painful or irritated areas i would not use it if you are allergic to any ingredient in chloraseptic spray or you have a history of allergic reaction to local anesthetics (eg, benzocaine). If you are pregnant , plan to become pregnant or breast-feeding i would consult your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Will my Nephew be okay he swallowed some sore throat spray with 1.4 phenol oral anesthetic will he be okay and can be eat.
How about salt H2O ?: If you have a significantly sore throat w swollen tonsils / lymph nodes – see your medical provider ; get a strep throat test ; culture. Saltwater gargles are helpful. Mix a tsp of salt in 8 oz of warm water – gargle w this several times/day. You can gargle w aloe vera juice a couple of times per day. A mix of chamomile tea w honey ; a small amount of lemon juice is good. ...Read more
Anestheic oral spray: The anesthetic oral spray is meant to work locally on the area you are spraying it on. It is not meant to be swallowed. In general, you don't to swallow it, as it numbs the voice box area and esophagus and increases your chance of aspiration. Having said that, if you swallow a small amount, it will wear off within a half hour and you can resume eating and drinking. Reaction is a rare possibility. ...Read more
10yr old male, fever ranging from 102 to 104 degress since late monday nite, said his throat hurt sunday nite sprayed chorospectic on sunday nite, fever started late monday nite, but no more sore throat. Fever has continued since then. He eats and gets lo
Yes...he : Yes...He should be seen by his pediatrician to be tested for strep. Keep him well hydrated. ...Read more