Throat lozenge

What is Throat lozenge?

A throat lozenge (cough drop, troche, cachou, or cough sweet) is a small, medicated tablet intended to be dissolved slowly in the mouth to temporarily stop coughs and lubricate and soothe irritated tissues of the throat (usually due to a sore throat), possibly from the common cold or influenza.

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PLEASE IM ONLY 15 AND I HAVE ANIXETTY ATTACKS I NEED HELP :(? ive been having anixetty attacks for about 3 years now and im only 15 yrs old ; i...

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I have a very sore mouth a d sore tongue and inside of mouth. Everything I eat or drink irratate all iwas prescribed throat lozenges but it has not...

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You have a sore mouth a d sore tongue and inside of mouth. History of diarrhoea 6-8 weeks ago.On lozenges, no...

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I just noticed I have bumps on the back of my tongue . They are not red but feel bumpy. I am trying to figure out if it was something I ate to...

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Bumps on the tongue can be due to enlarged cells of the taste buds present upon the tongue. They can be enlarged...

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