Decatylen Lozenges

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Decatylen Lozenges uses

Decatylen Lozenges consists of Dequalinium Chloride, Dibucaine Hydrochloride.

Dibucaine Hydrochloride:


Drug Facts

Active ingredient Purpose

Decatylen Lozenges (Dibucaine Hydrochloride) 1% Topical Anesthetic

Uses

For temporary relief of pain and itching associated with sunburn, minor burns, hemorrhoids, cuts, scratches, insect bites, stings

Directions

Not for prolonged use

Adults should not use more than 1oz in 24 hours or 1/4 oz for child

Apply to affected area 3 or 4 times daily

Cover with light dressing, if necessary

Warninigs

For External Use Only

Do not get into the eyes. Stop use and ask a doctor if the condition persists of if rash and irritation develops. you have rectal bleeding

Inactive Ingredients

Aceton Sodium Bisulfate, Lanolin, Mineral Oil, Purified water, White Petrolatum

KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN

In the event of accidental ingestion, contact a Poison Control Center right away

Store at room temperature 15-30'C (59-86'F)

Apply to affected area 3 or 4 times daily

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Decatylen Lozenges pharmaceutical active ingredients containing related brand and generic drugs:

Active ingredient is the part of the drug or medicine which is biologically active. This portion of the drug is responsible for the main action of the drug which is intended to cure or reduce the symptom or disease. The other portions of the drug which are inactive are called excipients; there role is to act as vehicle or binder. In contrast to active ingredient, the inactive ingredient's role is not significant in the cure or treatment of the disease. There can be one or more active ingredients in a drug.


Decatylen Lozenges available forms, composition, doses:

Form of the medicine is the form in which the medicine is marketed in the market, for example, a medicine X can be in the form of capsule or the form of chewable tablet or the form of tablet. Sometimes same medicine can be available as injection form. Each medicine cannot be in all forms but can be marketed in 1, 2, or 3 forms which the pharmaceutical company decided based on various background research results.
Composition is the list of ingredients which combinedly form a medicine. Both active ingredients and inactive ingredients form the composition. The active ingredient gives the desired therapeutic effect whereas the inactive ingredient helps in making the medicine stable.
Doses are various strengths of the medicine like 10mg, 20mg, 30mg and so on. Each medicine comes in various doses which is decided by the manufacturer, that is, pharmaceutical company. The dose is decided on the severity of the symptom or disease.


Decatylen Lozenges destination | category:

Destination is defined as the organism to which the drug or medicine is targeted. For most of the drugs what we discuss, human is the drug destination.
Drug category can be defined as major classification of the drug. For example, an antihistaminic or an antipyretic or anti anginal or pain killer, anti-inflammatory or so.


Decatylen Lozenges Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical codes:

A medicine is classified depending on the organ or system it acts [Anatomical], based on what result it gives on what disease, symptom [Therapeutical], based on chemical composition [Chemical]. It is called as ATC code. The code is based on Active ingredients of the medicine. A medicine can have different codes as sometimes it acts on different organs for different indications. Same way, different brands with same active ingredients and same indications can have same ATC code.


Decatylen Lozenges pharmaceutical companies:

Pharmaceutical companies are drug manufacturing companies that help in complete development of the drug from the background research to formation, clinical trials, release of the drug into the market and marketing of the drug.
Researchers are the persons who are responsible for the scientific research and is responsible for all the background clinical trials that resulted in the development of the drug.


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References

  1. "dibucaine". https://pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/co... (accessed August 28, 2018).
  2. "dequalinium". https://pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/co... (accessed August 28, 2018).
  3. "dequalinium". http://www.drugbank.ca/drugs/DB0420... (accessed August 28, 2018).

Frequently asked Questions

Can i drive or operate heavy machine after consuming Decatylen Lozenges?

Depending on the reaction of the Decatylen Lozenges after taken, if you are feeling dizziness, drowsiness or any weakness as a reaction on your body, Then consider Decatylen Lozenges not safe to drive or operate heavy machine after consumption. Meaning that, do not drive or operate heavy duty machines after taking the capsule if the capsule has a strange reaction on your body like dizziness, drowsiness. As prescribed by a pharmacist, it is dangerous to take alcohol while taking medicines as it exposed patients to drowsiness and health risk. Please take note of such effect most especially when taking Primosa capsule. It's advisable to consult your doctor on time for a proper recommendation and medical consultations.

Is Decatylen Lozenges addictive or habit forming?

Medicines are not designed with the mind of creating an addiction or abuse on the health of the users. Addictive Medicine is categorically called Controlled substances by the government. For instance, Schedule H or X in India and schedule II-V in the US are controlled substances.

Please consult the medicine instruction manual on how to use and ensure it is not a controlled substance.In conclusion, self medication is a killer to your health. Consult your doctor for a proper prescription, recommendation, and guidiance.

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Review

sdrugs.com conducted a study on Decatylen Lozenges, and the result of the survey is set out below. It is noteworthy that the product of the survey is based on the perception and impressions of the visitors of the website as well as the views of Decatylen Lozenges consumers. We, as a result of this, advice that you do not base your therapeutic or medical decisions on this result, but rather consult your certified medical experts for their recommendations.

Visitor reports

One visitor reported useful

How is the drug Decatylen Lozenges useful in reducing or relieving the symptoms? How useful is it?
According to the survey conducted by the website sdrugs.com, there are variable results and below are the percentages of the users that say the medicine is useful to them and that say it is not helping them much. It is not ideal to continue taking the medication if you feel it is not helping you much. Contact your healthcare provider to check if there is a need to change the medicine or if there is a need to re-evaluate your condition. The usefulness of the medicine may vary from patient to patient, depending on the other diseases he is suffering from and slightly depends on the brand name.
Visitors%
Not useful1
100.0%

Visitor reported side effects

No survey data has been collected yet

Three visitors reported price estimates

What is your opinion about drug cost? Did you feel the cost is apt, or did you feel it is expensive?
The report given by the sdrugs.com website users shows the following figures about several people who felt the medicine Decatylen Lozenges is expensive, and the medicine is not expensive. The results are mixed. The perception of the cost of the medicine to be expensive or not depends on the brand name of the medicine, country, and place where it is sold, and the affordability of the patient. You can choose a generic drug in the place of the branded drug to save the cost. The efficiency of the medicine will not vary if it is generic or a branded one.
Visitors%
Expensive2
66.7%
Not expensive1
33.3%

One visitor reported frequency of use

How often in a day do you take the medicine?
Are you taking the Decatylen Lozenges drug as prescribed by the doctor?

Few medications can be taken Once in a day more than prescribed when the doctor's advice mentions the medicine can be taken according to frequency or severity of symptoms. Most times, be very careful and clear about the number of times you are taking the medication. The report of sdrugs.com website users about the frequency of taking the drug Decatylen Lozenges is mentioned below.
Visitors%
Once in a day1
100.0%

One visitor reported doses

What is the dose of Decatylen Lozenges drug you are taking?
According to the survey conducted among sdrugs.com website users, the maximum number of people are using the following dose 1-5mg. Few medications come in only one or two doses. Few are specific for adult dose and child dose. The dose of the medicine given to the patient depends on the severity of the symptom/disease. There can be dose adjustments made by the doctor, based on the progression of the disease. Follow-up is important.
Visitors%
1-5mg1
100.0%

Visitor reported time for results

No survey data has been collected yet

Visitor reported administration

No survey data has been collected yet

Thirteen visitors reported age

Visitors%
16-294
30.8%
> 604
30.8%
46-603
23.1%
30-452
15.4%

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The information was verified by Dr. Rachana Salvi, MD Pharmacology

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