Dentinox is a combined dental gel designed to facilitate teething.
Represents a slightly opalescent transparent gel of a homogeneous consistency of a yellowish-green color with a specific smell of chamomile and menthol, when applied to the oral mucosa, there is a slight chill.
means components The therapeutic effect is observed due towhich are part of the means of tincture of chamomile, lidocaine hydrochloride and polydocanol.
As auxiliary substances contains:
It is issued on 10 g in aluminum tubes, with an internal varnish coveri
The advantages of the drug include:
Among the shortcomings, we can note a weak anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial effect, as well as a short duration of action.
The drug has a local analgesic, anti-inflammatory and disinfectant effect.
The gel facilitates the appearance of temporary and permanent teeth. The gel eliminates the pain syndrome, reduces the risk of irritation of the gums and the appearance of stomatitis.
Lidocaine hydrochloride causes blockade of sodium channels, as a result of which the conduction of the pain signal on the nerve fibers is inhibited, and as a result, the local anesthetic effect develops. Polydocanol has analgesic effect.
Tincture of chamomile flowers has anti-inflammatory, wound-healing and antimicrobial effect.
The drug is used in dentistry to alleviate the pain syndrome in the eruption of dairy and molar teeth.
Pharmaceutical is contraindicated for individual intolerance to chamomile, other comorbid, lidocaine hydrochloride or other analgesic agents close in chemical structure, as well as other ingredients contained in the medicine.
The gel contains sorbitol, therefore it is contraindicated in patients suffering from congenital intolerance to fructose.
Gel Dentinox is approved for use in anesthesia for children over 1 year old, in children younger than this age it is possible to use the drug at the doctor's permission.
But still, this gel is not a drug of choice for young children, because due to the content of lidocaine there will be complete numbness of the mucosa and tongue, excessive salivation, which can lead to a violation of the swallowing act and increase the risk of infecting saliva in infants.
In addition, increased salivation may cause skin irritation. Also, when the tongue and lips are numb, there is a high probability that the baby will bite them.
If no other indication is given by the physician, the gel should be applied 2-3 times a day, preferably after meals and overnight. It can be applied on the throughout the entire period of teething.
To do this, first, dry the inflamed area with a gauze swab, then squeeze a small amount of the pharmaceutical preparation( the size of a pea) onto a clean finger or a cotton swab and apply a slightly rubbing on the sore spot.
Avoid contact with eyes. If you forget to apply the gel, it is inadmissible to apply a double dose of the drug to the following application.
Do not exceed the recommended dosage, otherwise lidocaine hydrochloride may cause numbness in the pharynx and larynx and, as a consequence, hinder the swallowing process.
When you use Dentinox gel, you may experience allergies, itching, burning, blisters. An allergic reaction can be very severe right up to Quincke's edema.
Due to the content of propylene glycol during application, irritation of the mucosa is possible.
With topical application, drug overdose is unlikely, since the gel contains low dosages of active ingredients and is released in a small amount. To date, no cases of drug overdose have been documented.
The product is stored in a place protected from light and inaccessible to children, at a maximum temperature of 25 degrees.
Shelf life of the pharmaceutical is 5 years, after the opening of the tube the drug can be used for 12 months.
In the pharmacy Dentinox can be purchased without a doctor's prescription, the average price is about 300 rubles.
From the responses of parents who used Dentinox when cutting teeth from their babies.
My son's front teeth were hard to erupt, according to the doctor's advice, he smeared Dentinox gel. The effect came quickly, the child quietly fell asleep. Among the shortcomings can be noted short duration of the action. Used for the entire period, while the teeth erupted, also Nurofen additionally gave.
If you need or do not have Dentinox in pharmacies, you can buy its analogs:
Substitute one drug for another only after consulting a doctor. Do not use Dentinox gel alone without prescribing a doctor.
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