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Tess CS Oral Gel

Manufactured byTROIKAA PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
Description

Tess CS Oral Gel is used to relieve pain, swelling, and discomfort associated with mouth ulcers. It is also used for relieving teething pain and pressure pain caused due to dentures. It should be used with caution in patients less than 16 years of age and only under the supervision of a qualified healthcare professional.

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Side effects

Major & minor side effects for Tess CS Oral Gel

  • Wheezing
  • Shortness of breath
  • Numbness
  • Sudden swelling of eyelids, face, throat, tongue
  • Application site redness, itching, and burning

Uses of Tess CS Oral Gel

What is it prescribed for?

  • Mouth ulcer
  • Soreness due to dentures
  • Teething pain
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Concerns

Commonly asked questions

  • Onset of action
    The effect of this medicine is rapid on an application of the dose.
  • Duration of effect
    The amount of time for which this medicine remains active in the body is not clinically established.
  • Safe with alcohol?
    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
  • Is it habit forming?
    No habit-forming tendencies were reported.
  • Usage in pregnancy?
    This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before applying this medicine.
  • Usage while breast-feeding?
    This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before applying this medicine.

Allergy

This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known allergy to choline salicylate, any salicylates, or any other inactive ingredients present along with it.
Warnings for special population

Pregnancy

This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before applying this medicine.

Breast-feeding

This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before applying this medicine.
General warnings

Salicylate poisoning

Usage of this medicine in higher amounts than prescribed may increase the risk of salicylate poisoning, especially in children. Report the use of aspirin or any other medicines to your doctor before initiating therapy with Tess CS Oral Gel. Report any unusual symptoms to your doctor on priority. Do not stop the usage of this medicine without consulting your doctor.

Use in Children

This medicine should be used with extreme caution in patients less than 16 years of age and only under the supervision of a qualified healthcare professional. It is contraindicated for use in infants below 4 months of age since the safety and efficacy of use are not clinically established.

Missed Dose

Apply the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost the time for your next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not apply a double dose to make up for the missed one.

Overdose

An overdose of this medicine is not likely to cause severe symptoms unless it is applied for a prolonged period of time in large volumes. However, ingestion of this medicine may cause harm and immediate medical intervention may be required.
All drugs interact differently for person to person. You should check all the possible interactions with your doctor before starting any medicine.
Interaction with Alcohol

Description

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

Instructions

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
Interaction with Medicine

Corticosteroids

Warfarin

Disease interactions

Chickenpox

This medicine should be used with caution in patients with chickenpox, especially in children, and only under the supervision of a qualified healthcare professional, due to the increased risk of severe adverse effects. These patients may require a dose adjustment and more frequent clinical monitoring while using this medicine. An alternative treatment option may be necessary in some cases based on the clinical condition.

Influenza

This medicine should be used with caution in patients with influenza, especially in children, and only under the supervision of a qualified healthcare professional, due to the increased risk of severe adverse effects. These patients may require a dose adjustment and more frequent clinical monitoring while using this medicine. An alternative treatment option may be necessary in some cases based on the clinical condition.
Food interactions
Information not available.
Lab interactions
Information not available.
Apply this medicine to the affected area following all the instructions mentioned on the label or the package insert. Do not apply in larger quantities than recommended. Contact your doctor if symptoms do not improve after 7 days of use.
Miscelleneous

Usage does not depend on food timings

To be taken as instructed by doctor

Does not cause sleepiness

How it works
This medicine works by blocking the nerve impulses originating from the area of application. It also decreases the production of certain chemical messengers in the body to reduce symptoms such as pain, swelling, redness, etc.
Legal Status

Approved

Approved

Unknown

Approved

Classification

Category

Salicylates

Schedule

OTC

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Information on this page was last updated on 14 Dec 2018

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