What is Benzydamine?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Lonol Lonol cream Lonol sport


Benzydamine is an oral local anesthetic used for symptomatic treatment of pain associated with acute pharyngitis (sore throat) and for pain associated with inflammation of the mouth and throat due to radiation and chemotherapy.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Benzydamine

Side effect Patients Percentage


Based on patients currently taking Benzydamine

Dosage Patients Percentage
0.6 % five times daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Benzydamine

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Course of treatment ended 1
Did not seem to work 1
See all 2 patients who've stopped taking Benzydamine


Currently taking Benzydamine

Duration Patients Percentage
2 - 5 years 1

Stopped taking Benzydamine

Duration Patients Percentage
Less than 1 month 1
6 months - 1 year 1
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Benzydamine.