Drug: Aphthasol (amlexanox (topical))

What is amlexanox (Aphthasol)? Amlexanox is an oral paste that is used to treat canker sores, also called aphthous (AFF-thus) ulcers, in the mouth.Amlexanox may also be used for purposes other than those listed in this medication guide.

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What are the possible side effects of amlexanox (Aphthasol)? Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.Stop using amlexanox and call your doctor if you have any of these serious side effects:
  • skin rash;
  • new mouth ulcers; or
  • white patches or sores inside your mouth or on your lips.
Less serious side effects may include may a slight stinging or burning when you first apply the medication.This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Tell your doctor about any unusual or bothersome side effect. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

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What other drugs will affect amlexanox (Aphthasol)? There may be other drugs that can affect amlexanox. Tell your doctor about all your prescription and over-the-counter medications, vitamins, minerals, herbal products, and drugs prescribed by other doctors. Do not start a new medication without telling your doctor.

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What happens if I overdose (Aphthasol)? An overdose of amlexanox topical is not likely to cause life-threatening symptoms. Overdose symptoms may include nausea or diarrhea.

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