Cherry Menthol vs Lozenges

Cherry Menthol
(OTC)
Lozenges
(OTC)
Cherry Menthol is a mouth and throat - lozenge and a respiratory medication.
Lozenges is a mouth and throat - lozenge.
Satisfaction Score
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4.7
Very Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.9
Very Satisfied
Concern level
1.4
Approval Date
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Not Available
Not Available
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
1,087 Discussions
32,259 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Flu
Cherry Menthol is approved for Flu and Sore Throat and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Cough
#2 for Sore Throat
#3 for Flu
Lozenges is approved for Cough, Sore Throat and Flu and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Che
Addiction
1
After Taste
1
Spotting
1
Mania
1
Brain Tumor
1
Cancer
1
Coma
1
Dysgeusia
1
Insulin Resistance
1
Psychosis
1
Loz
Addiction
9
Withdrawal Symptoms
4
Numbness
3
Nicotine Addiction
1
Dizziness
1
Candida
1
Tingling
1
Migraines
1
Heart Attack
1
Bloating
1
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Cherry Menthol
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Lozenges
Loz
Addiction
Che
Loz
1
9
After Taste
Che
Loz
1
0
Spotting
Che
Loz
1
0
Mania
Che
Loz
1
0
Brain Tumor
Che
Loz
1
0
Cancer
Che
Loz
1
0
Coma
Che
Loz
1
0
Dysgeusia
Che
Loz
1
0
Insulin Resistance
Che
Loz
1
0
Psychosis
Che
Loz
1
0
Addiction
Loz
Che
9
1
Withdrawal Symptoms
Loz
Che
4
0
Numbness
Loz
Che
3
0
Nicotine Addiction
Loz
Che
1
0
Dizziness
Loz
Che
1
0
Candida
Loz
Che
1
0
Tingling
Loz
Che
1
0
Migraines
Loz
Che
1
0
Heart Attack
Loz
Che
1
0
Bloating
Loz
Che
1
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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C Category C
Before taking Cherry Menthol during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Not Available
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Cherry Menthol and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Lozenges and alcohol.
Method of use
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Lozenge
Lozenge
Dosages
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Lozenge: 7 mg
Lozenge: , 6-10 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Menthol/Sorbitol , Dextromethorphan Hbr/Benzocaine , Phenol/Sodium Phenolate , Hexylresorcinol , Menthol , Benzocaine/Cetylpyridinium Chloride
Benzocaine/Menthol
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Cherry Menthol and Lozenges: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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