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From what age can I give Hexetidine (BACTIDOL®) to children?

Parents often ask if they can treat their children's sore throat with Hexetidine (BACTIDOL®). From what age is treatment with these products recommended?

General recommendations, explained in detail in the instructions for use, including for children, are as follows:

Hexetidine (BACTIDOL®) can be used by children from 6 years of age. However, you should be certain the child is able to gargle and will not accidentally swallow the solution.

Before starting treatment with Hexetidine (BACTIDOL®), you should consult a doctor or pediatrician, qualified to make a diagnosis, prescribe a course of treatment and correct dosage. You should bear in mind that adults must always supervise the use of any medicines by children.

ASC No. J102P011420B, J104P011420B, J105P011420B, J144P011420B, J145P011420B, J146P011420B, J124P011420B, J125P011420B, J126P011420B, J108P011420B, J109P011420B, J127P011420B, J128P011420B, J129P011420B
If symptoms persist, consult your doctor.