What is Benzydamine-chlorhexidine?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Andolex C Oral Spray


Benzydamine-chlorhexidine is a drug combination commonly used to treat pain in the mouth and throat. Benzydamine is an NSAID used for it's pain relieving and anti-inflammatory properties while chlorhexidine is an antibacterial used for it's antiseptic and disinfectant properties.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Allergic rhinitis 1 3
Mouth sores (ulcers) 1 3
Sinus infection (sinusitis) 1 3
Sore gums 1 3
Sore throat 1 3

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 3

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Benzydamine-chlorhexidine

Side effect Patients Percentage


Based on patients currently taking Benzydamine-chlorhexidine

Dosage Patients Percentage
10drop(s) as needed 1


Currently taking Benzydamine-chlorhexidine

Duration Patients Percentage
2 - 5 years 1
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 3
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 3
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 1
< $25 2
Not specified 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Benzydamine-chlorhexidine.