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Sorbitol Oral lozenge
It provides temporary relief of dry mouth.
Generic Name: Numoisyn
What is this medicine?SORBITOL provides temporary relief of dry mouth.
What should I tell my health care provider before I take this medicine?They need to know if you have any of these conditions:
-stomach or intestine problems
-an unusual or allergic reaction to sorbitol, fructose, other medicines, foods, dyes, or preservatives
-pregnant or trying to get pregnant
How should I use this medicine?Follow the directions on the prescription label. Let one lozenge dissolve slowly in the mouth when needed. Move it around in the mouth every few minutes to help moisturize the mouth.
Talk to your pediatrician regarding the use of this medicine in children. This medicine is not approved for use in children.
Overdosage: If you think you've taken too much of this medicine contact a poison control center or emergency room at once.
What if I miss a dose?This does not apply.
What may interact with this medicine?Interactions are not expected.
What should I watch for while using this medicine?Tell your doctor or healthcare professional if your symptoms do not start to get better or if they get worse.
What side effects may I notice from receiving this medicine?Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible:
-allergic reactions like skin rash, itching or hives, swelling of the face, lips, or tongue
Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (Report these to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome.):
Where should I keep my medicine?Keep out of the reach of children.
Store at room temperature between 15 and 30 degrees C (59 and 86 degrees F). Throw away any unused medicine after the expiration date.
Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use this medication only for the indication prescribed.
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