Strepsils Extra Strength Blackcurrant Lozenges contains the active ingredient hexylresorcinol 2.4mg, which is an antiseptic that also has local anaesthetic properties. Hexylresorcinol's anaesthetic action helps numb the pain, while its antiseptic action kills the bacteria that may be associated with mouth and throat infections.The action of sucking on these the soothing blackcurrant flavoured lozenges allows the active ingredient to work in the area of the discomfort and also helps lubricate and soothe the painful area. This helps relieve the soreness and discomfort of the mouth and throat.
Adults and children over the age of 6 years: Dissolve 1 lozenge slowly in the mouth every 2 to 3 hours. No more than 12 lozenges per day
Hexylresorcinol. Sucrose. Glucose.
Suitable For adults and children over the age of 6 years.
Do not exceed the stated dose. Keep out of the reach and sight of young children. Not suitable for children under 6 years of age. For oral administration only. Pregnant & breastfeeding women should seek medical consultation before taking these lozenges. Do not use after the expiry date stated on the product packaging. If symptoms persist consult your doctor.