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Ultra Chloraseptic is an anaesthetic throat spray designed to provide fast relief from the pain of sore throats. It contains the active ingredient Benzocaine, which belongs to a group of medicines called local anaesthetics. Local anaesthetics work by numbing the area they are applied to. Three quick sprays is all that’s needed to numb a sore throat in a matter of seconds. Ultra Chloraseptic will work topically at the site of pain, providing effective relief from your sore throat without numbing the entire mouth. Each packet of Ultra Chloraseptic contains over 100 spray applications, which is the equivalent of 33 adult doses. You can choose between three flavours; cherry, blackcurrant and original menthol. Plus, Ultra Chloraseptic’s pocket sized bottle and protective cap makes it a convenient choice for on-the-go relief.
One adult dose of Ultra Chloraseptic is three sprays. For children (6-12 years), only one spray should be used. Ultra Chloraseptic can be used once every 2-3 hours up to a maximum of 8 doses in 24 hours. This product should not be used continuously for more than 3 days. If your sore throat has persisted beyond three days without improvement, you should seek advice from your local pharmacist. Also, if your sore throat is severe or accompanied by a fever, a headache or feelings of sickness, it is advised to visit your pharmacist.
Ultra Chloraseptic contains trace amounts of alcohol (0.006 units per spray) to dissolve the other ingredients. This product also contains propylene glycol, which can cause skin irritation.
Ultra Chloraseptic is designed to cause a temporary numbness of the throat. This effect is normal. Eating or drinking should be avoided until the numbness has subsided. Take care to avoid spraying this medicine into or close to eyes. Do not use near naked flames.
Sometimes Ultra Chloraseptic residue can dry and clog the nozzle, preventing normal operation. If this occurs, gently remove the white nozzle form the pump and run it under hot water to clear the dried-on residue.
A sore throat can be caused by two types of infection; viral and bacterial. A viral infection is the more common of the two. Viral infections will not respond to antibiotic treatment so the best course of action is to let the infection pass whilst treating the associated pain. One of the most effective methods of treating the pain of a sore throat is by using anaesthetic throat sprays, such as Ultra Chloraseptic.
Bacterial infections often result in a more serious sore throat, with severe cases requiring antibiotics treatment.
In the meantime, Ultra Chloraseptic can be bought over-the-counter and will help to relieve the associated pain of the sore throat whilst the antibiotics are working. However, sore throats that require antibiotic treatment only account for approximately 5%-10% of cases. For the majority of sufferers, your pharmacist should be the first port of call. The pharmacist will also be able to determine the type of infection, which can be identified by the presence/absence of yellow mucus in the throat. If there is such mucus, this will typically signify a bacterial infection.
It is normal for sore throats to last up to 10 days.
Adults, including the elderly and adolescents 13 years and over:
Children 6 - 12 years:
Not everyone will experience side effects when they take medication, however if you do they can include:
If you are concerned about these effects, or if the product affects you in any other way, stop using it and talk to your doctor or pharmacist.
The active ingredients contained in this medicine is/are:
The medicine also contains the following inactive ingredients to make up the complete product:
Ethanol, Macrogol 300, Propylene glycol, Glycerol, Cetylpyridinium chloride, Levomenthol, Saccharin sodium, Sodium dihydrogen phosphate dihydrate, Sodium hydroxide, Purified water.
Reading the following warnings carefully will help to ensure you are selecting an appropriate product.
Please read all packaging and the Product Information Leaflet before taking any new medicine and inform your doctor of medicines you are taking or intend to take.
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Should you be unable to collect your missed delivery or arrange for your medication to be redelivered by Royal Mail, the pharmacy can resend your medication to the same, or a different address provided it has been returned to us and this happens within a
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You have the right to cancel your order up to the point when your treatment is dispatched. The pharmacist must destroy any medication within 30 days of it being returned, even un-opened boxes, so we are not able to offer refunds once your treatment has been dispatched.
Please be aware that Royal Mail Guaranteed services are not available to all customers in the UK, especially those that live in remote postcodes. Royal Mail
We deliver by 5.30pm the next working day in the following postcode areas:
AB30 - 39, 41 - 45, 51 - 56
GY9 Alderney (Channel Islands)
HS1, 3 - 9
IV21 - 28, 40 - 49, 51 - 56
KW1 - 3, 5 - 15
KW16 Stromness Town only
PA28 - 38, 41 - 49, 76, 77
PH15, 17 - 26, 31 - 40, 49, 50
We deliver within two working days by 5.30pm to the following postcodes areas:
GY1 Herm (Channel Islands)
GY9 Sark (Channel Islands)
PA60 - 75, 78
We deliver within three working days by 5.30pm to the following postcode areas:
KW16 - non-Town
PH30, 41 - 44
Please note: This applies to our 'Special Delivery' and 'Saturday Guaranteed' services.
We are currently unable to ship orders outside of the UK.
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