Difflam Sore Throat Rinse contains the active substance benzydamine hydrochloride and belongs to a group of medicines called nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs or NSAIDS.
Difflam Sore Throat Rinse works by stopping pain and swelling (inflammation). It is used to treat many painful conditions of the throat including Sore throat.
Like all medicines Difflam Sore Throat Rinse can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them.
Some side effects could be serious. If you have any of the side effects listed below, seek
immediate medical help:
• Serious allergic reaction (anaphylactic shock), signs of which may include difficulty breathing, chest pain or chest tightness, and/or feeling dizzy/faint, severe itching of the skin or raised lumps on the skin, swelling of the face, lips, tongue and/or throat, and which
may be potentially life-threatening.
See patient information leaflet for full details.
Benzydamine hydrochloride 0.15% w/v
ethanol, glycerol, saccharin sodium, mouth