|Zora C |
Disinfectant and antibacterial
Each lozenge contains:
Benzalkonium chloride 0.001 ml.
Benzocaine 1 mg.
Vitamin C 50 mg.
Zora C lozenges are characterized by a high antibacterial power against many Gram positive and Gram negative organisms due to the action of benzalkonium chloride. The presence of benzocaine provides the lozenges with an anesthetic action , so it is used to relieve pain arising from lacerations of the tongue or cheek, acute pharyngitis , tonsillectomy or carcinoma of the mouth.
The addition of vitamin C promotes healing of the mucous membrane of bleeding gums and tongue .
Indications & usage :
Disinfectant for mouth and throat .
Prophylaxis and therapy of bacterial infections of mouth and throat, particularly pharyngitis , tracheaitis or tonsillitis .
Hypersensitivity reactions are very rare .
Warnings & precautions :
Like any drug Zora C lozenges should not be prescribed to pregnant women specially in the first 3 months .
Dosage & administration :
Adults : 4-6 lozenges daily .
Children :1/2 lozenge 3-6 times daily according to age .
Box contains 20 lozeneges.