Dequacaine | definition of Dequacaine by Medical dictionary
Dequacaine A brand name for BENZOCAINE and dequalinium in lozenge form.
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Medicine remedy: Throat lozenges containing a local anaesthetic, such as Dequacaine
, can ease throat discomfort.
Conventional: For a sore throat try a lozenge such as Strepsils Cough (pounds 2.55, 24 lozenges), Dequacaine
(pounds 2.75, 24 lozenges) or a throat spray like Difflam (pounds 5.99, 30ml).
I carry a first aid kit -- the most useful items in it are Dequacaine
throat lozenges, anti-nausea tablets and Ciproxin (an expensive and very effective antibiotic).