Strepsils Intensive, 12's

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Scheduling status:S1.Proprietary name and dosage form:Strepsils® intensive lozenges.Composition: each lozenge contains 8.75 mg flurbiprofen.Pharmacological classification: A. 16 ear, nose and throat preparations.Pharmacological action:Pharmacodynamics: flurbiprofen is non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug which has analgesic, antipyretic and anti-inflammatory properties. Flurbiprofen is an inhibitor of prostaglandin synthetase enzymes.Pharmacokinetics: flurbiprofen is rapidly absorbed following the use of Strepsils intensive with plasma concentrations peaking at 30-40 minutes. Peak concentrations are achieved more rapidly than, but are of similar magnitude to, those achieved after an equivalent swallowed dose.Flurbiprofen is rapidly distributed throughout the body. It is mainly metabolised by hydroxylation and excreted via the kidneys.It is extensively bound to plasma proteins and has an elimination half-life of 3 to 6 hours.Flurbiprofen is excreted in very small amounts in human milk (less than 0.05 microlitres per ml).Indications: Strepsils intensive is indicated for the relief of pain of sore throats. For bacterial sore throat appropriate antibiotics should be prescribed.