What Happens If You Use Too Much Throat Spray?

How often should you use sore throat spray?

Apply to the affected area (one spray).

Allow to remain in place for at least 15 seconds, then spit out.

Use every 2 hours or as directed by a doctor or dentist..

Is it bad to swallow throat spray?

Do not swallow Chloraseptic (phenol oral spray and rinse).

Can you overdose on phenol spray?

Sore throat spray It contains about 1.4 percent phenol. Phenol spray is safe to use at the recommend dose for a short time. But using too much or giving it to children younger than 3-years old can be unsafe. Read the ingredients label carefully to make sure you’re not allergic to any other components of the spray.

What happens if you swallow phenol throat spray?

Swallowing phenol burns the lining of the digestive tract and can result in internal bleeding. Generally, the more serious the exposure, the more severe the symptoms. Phenol is absorbed easily into the body through the skin, lungs, and stomach.

Can sore throat spray get you high?

Difflam, available as a mouth rinse or spray, is intended to relieve sore throats. It is sold by high-street pharmacies for as little as £6.99. But researchers say it can be addictive and that just one bottle can cause psychoactive effects.

What happens if you use too much Chloraseptic spray?

An overdose of benzocaine topical applied to the skin can cause life-threatening side effects such as uneven heartbeats, seizure (convulsions), coma, slowed breathing, or respiratory failure (breathing stops).