FAQ

Here are answers to our customers’ most frequently asked questions about Difflam products.

Difflam Anti-Inflammatory Anti-bacterial Lozenges is only available for sale in registered pharmacy. You can also ask your pharmacist or doctor if you have any questions regarding other Difflam product. Carefully read the instructions on the product label and use only as directed.
The main active ingredient in Difflam Anti-Inflammatory products is benzydamine HCl, which has anti-inflammatory, analgesic (pain relieving) and local anaesthetic (numbing) properties to relieve pain, inflammation and swelling of the throat, mouth and gums.

Difflam Anti-Inflammatory products work quickly to provide pain relief from inflamed conditions such as sore throat, pharyngitis, mouth ulcers, pain following dental procedures and oral surgery, and oral mucositis following radiotherapy and chemotherapy.
Most viral infections such as sore throats are self-limiting (which means they get better by themselves after a certain amount of time). Uninterrupted treatment with Difflam products for symptomatic relief should not exceed 7 days unless under medical supervision. Consult your doctor or pharmacist if symptoms are persisting or if you develop other symptoms after this time.
The safety of Difflam products in pregnancy and breastfeeding has not been established. Please consult your doctor or obstetrician for medical advice.
Difflam Forte Anti-inflammatory Throat Spray and Difflam Solution range contain the active ingredient benzydamine HCl.

Difflam Forte Anti-inflammatory Throat Spray provides convenient to carry, on-the-go, targeted relief of sore mouths, throats and gums due its extended nozzle. It is a convenient, pocket-sized and travel-friendly, so you can take it with you anywhere you go.

Difflam Solution can be used in the comfort of your home to cover a wider surface area to relieve sore and inflamed throats, mouths and gums. Difflam-C Solution has an added antiseptic (chlorhexidine gluconate) that can help to reduce the development of plaque and fight minor infections.
There is no absolute way to prevent all mouth ulcers. But it might help to avoid foods that irritate your mouth, including acidic and spicy foods. See your dentist to determine if any dental hardware or teeth may be irritating your mouth. Eat a healthy, well-balanced diet and supplement as necessary. Try to reduce your stress and always maintain good oral hygiene. See your doctor if you are experiencing frequent mouth ulcers.