Tantum Gel, is used to treat inflammation and pain arising from mouth sores and a sore throat as a result of radiotherapy. It is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agent and a topical analgesic used to reduce pain and swelling. It is usually used to relieve minor to moderate aches, especially in the mouth and throat area.
If you are allergic or hypersensitive to any of its ingredients, to any other analgesic, or non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agents, let your doctor know. Tantum Gel is not to be used if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, unless directed by your doctor. All medical history must be made know to the doctor.
The medicine is in the form of a mouth rinse intended to be used y gargling. If while gargling it causes some irritation or burning, dilute it with equal parts water. In the case of mouth sores, keep the medicine in contact with it for at least half a minute before throwing it.
Information given here is based on the salt and content of the medicine. Effect and uses of medicine may vary from person to person. It is advicable to consult a ENT Specialist before using this medicine.