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Teething gel

Lidocaine hydrochloride, cetalkonium chloride


Read all of this leaflet carefully because it contains important information for you. This medicjine is available without prescription.

However, you still need to use Bonjela Teething carefully to get the best results from it. !    !

discomfort associated with teething, j Bonjela Teething Gel is a clear, almost colourless gel, wjiich is applied to tfie inside of the mouth or gums. It contains lidocaine hydrochloride (alpain killer) which soothes sore areas in the moifth and an antiseptic called cetalkonium chlpride, which kills bacteria and helps prevent infection.

Bonjela Teething is intended for infants from the age of 2 months. !

2. Before you use Bonjela Teething Gel

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Keep this leaflet. You may needjto read it again. Ask your pharmacist if you neerf more linformation or advice.

You must coijtact a doctor if your symptoms [worsen or do not improve after 7 days.

[If any side effect gets serious, of if you notice any [side effect not listed in this leaflet please tell your doctor dr pharmacist.    [

In this leaflet)    !

1. What Bpnjela Teething Gel is and what [ it is usefl for    [

[2. Before you use Bonjela [Teething Gel X How to use Bonjela Teething Gel

4-    Possible side effects

5-    How to store Bonjela Teething Gel £. Further information

1. What Bonjela Teething Gel is and what it is used for

'Bonjela Teething Gel is used to relieve the pain and

As with all medicines, Bonjela Teething Gel may not be suitable for everybody. j Do not |    )

•    give to babips under 2 months.;

•    give in case pf liver or heart prqblem.

•    give in case pf known allergy j (hypersensitivity) to lidocaine, other local anaesthetic (e.g. prilocaine, bupivicaine, ropivacaine, jmepivacaine...) or jany of the other ingredients present in borjijela Teething geli

In case of doubt consult your pharmacist before use. |    j

Taking other ifiedicines j

Bonjela Teething pel should not be tajken when taking medicines treating high blood pressure (propranolol), or stomach conditions (cimetidine) or water-retention (diuretics). j

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doctor before taking this ~ product with other medicines.

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Important information about some of the ingredients! in Bonjela Teething Gel

Bonjela Teeth|ng Gel contains a snjiall amount of

(available from it) a.m. to 2 p.m. Mondays to Fridays) or fill in b paper form available from your local pharmacy.

ethanol (alcohol), less than 100mq per dose.

L 5. How to store Bonjela Teething Gel

3. How to use Bonjela Teething Gel J

Keep out of the reach and sight of children.

Do not use Bonjela Teething Gel after the expiry date which is staied on the carton arid on the tube. The expiry date refers to the la$t day of that month.

Do not store above 25°C.

Medicines should not be disposed of via wastewater or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how tjo dispose of medicibes no longer required. These njeasures will help tq protect the environment.

For babies over the age of 2' months only.

Massage approximately one centimetre (half an inch) of Bonjela Teething Gel ont(> the sore area. This can be repeated after 3 hours.

Do not apply Bonjela Teething Gel directly onto braces or dentures, and leave at Ijeast 30 minutes before replacing the braces or dentures.

If the symptoms do not go away after 7 days of treatment, yc(u should see your doctor or dentist. In the case of a missed dosej simply apply a new dose and follow the instructions described

above. !

[ 6. Further information

Do not app|y more than one dose every 3 hours.

In the event of an overdose, seek medical advice.

If you have any further questions on the use of this product,! ask your doctor or! pharmacist.

What Bonjela teething Gel contains

The active ingredients (which make the medicine work) are lidocairje hydrochloride 0.33% w/w, cetalkonium chloride 0.01 % w/w. The other ingredients are ethanol, glycerol, hypromellose 4500, sodium eyejamate, banana flavour,

. 4. Possible side effects J

and purified water.

Like all medicines, Bonjela Teething Gel can cause side effects, ^though not everybody gets them. Allergic reactions (skin problem, fatigue...) may occur. If this gets serious, or if you notice any other side effects, Please tell your doctor or pharmacist. Also you can help to make sure that medicines

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What Bonjela Teething Gel looks like and contents of the pack

Each tube contains 15g of clear, banana flavoured oral gel.

Marketing Authorisation holder and Manufacturer:

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reporting anyj unwanted side effects via the internet at Alternatively you can call Freephone 0808100 3352

Reckitt Benckisej Healthcare (UK) Limited, Hull HU87DS ; ;

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Licence number: PL 00063/0048 Date of last revision November 201j2

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