The active ingredient of Mucoangin® is ambroxol hydrochloride. Due to its various effects, ambroxol can be used both in the context of acute sore throats and in the context of a disease of the lower respiratory tract. A special effect of ambroxol hydrochloride is its expectorant property. It influences the mucus-producing glands in the oral … Read more

Dosage form | Mucoangin®

Dosage form Mucoangin® is taken for sore throats as part of pain relief. It is available in pharmacies in the form of lozenges. There are two flavours available: wild berry and mint. The tablets should dissolve slowly in the mouth, as this ensures the longest possible duration of action. Mucoangin® can be taken by adults … Read more

Side effects | Mucoangin®

Side effects In principle, all drugs can cause adverse effects in the body in addition to their desired effects. Depending on the site of attack and action of the drug, completely different side effects can occur. This also applies to the intake of Mucoangin®. When Mucoangin® is taken, it can often cause taste disorders or … Read more


The drug Grippostad® is a combination preparation of 4 active ingredients. It is produced in the form of capsules and swallowed with water. Each capsule contains 200 mg paracetamol, 150 mg vitamin C (= ascorbic acid), 2.5 mg chlorphenamine and 25 mg caffeine. Fields of application Grippostad® is used for simple colds to relieve pain, … Read more


Lemocin® lozenges are used in the context of inflammatory processes and changes in the mucous membranes of the mouth and throat and associated pain. The lozenges consist of an active ingredient combination of three different drugs. Lemocin® contains the active ingredients tyrothricin, cetrimonium bromide and lidocaine. They serve on the one hand the acute pain … Read more

Side effects of Lemocin | Lemocin®

Side effects of Lemocin Hypersensitivity reactions to one of the ingredients of the lozenges occur in rare cases. So far, no overdoses have been reported when taking Lemocin® lozenges. If the three main active components are considered individually, the active ingredient tyrothricin is hardly absorbed after absorption via the mouth. Cetrimonium can lead to poisoning … Read more

Interactions | Lemocin®

Interactions So far, no interactions between Lemocin® and other drugs are known. However, this does not mean that no interactions between Lemocin® and other drugs can occur. If you have a well-founded suspicion that you are suffering from side effects or interactions while taking Lemocin®, please consult a doctor immediately. All articles in this series: … Read more

Neo Angin®

Neo Angin® is an over-the-counter throat or lozenge tablet available only from pharmacies and contains the active ingredients amylmetacresol, dichlorobenzyl alcohol and levomenthol. All three ingredients are active in the area of the throat and pharynx, where they develop their therapeutic effect, which is why Neo Angin® throat or lozenge tablets are also used for … Read more

Contraindications | Neo Angin®

Contraindications There are several contraindications for which the use of Neo Angin® is not recommended. Neo Angin® should not be taken if patients are allergic to one of the ingredients. Therefore, in addition to the active ingredients, it is important to know the ingredients that are included in Neo Angin® “for the taste“. Neo Angin® … Read more

Side effects | Neo Angin®

Side effects In very rare cases, i.e. one patient in 10,000 who suffers from this side effect, the treatment with Neo Angin® causes irritation of the mucous membranes or stomach problems. Even rarer but also more dangerous are hypersensitivity reactions, which can be similar to an allergy or an asthmatic attack. In such cases, it … Read more


Meditonsin® is a homeopathic remedy for colds. It is available in pharmacies, but not on prescription, and is therefore available over the counter. Meditonsin® is a homeopathic tri-complex of the three natural, complementary active ingredients: Aconitinum, Atropinum sulfuricum and Mercurius cyanatus. Mode of action Meditonsin® contains the three active ingredients listed above. Each of them … Read more

Cautious use | Meditonsin

Cautious use Under certain circumstances Meditonsin® can be taken, but special care is required. Caution is required when using: If any of the above symptoms occur, please consult your doctor. Children under the age of seven months should not receive Meditonsin® as there is insufficient documented experience. As mentioned above, children between seven months and … Read more