About the Mouth Gargle

phase 2 mouth gargle bottle

Received this mouth gargle?
(for all interested households: see Register & Self-collect)

phase 1 mouth gargle bottle

Received this mouth gargle?
(for households in 1-4 room HDB flats)

phase 2 mouth gargle bottle

How to Use

(Consult your doctor if you are not sure)

As a mouth gargle

Gargle for 30 seconds, use every 3-4 hours or as necessary:

Pour 15ml of mouth gargle into measuring cup

Spit out after use

Consult a doctor if you are using for more than 2 days, or if symptoms persist or worsen.

Do not use if seal on bottle is broken.

Precautions precaution icon

Do not swallow
Do not use if you are:
  • cross
    Allergic to PVP-I or iodine;
  • crossHaving thyroid issues; or
  • crossUndergoing lithium therapy for depression
Only use if agreed with a doctor:
  • check If you are pregnant or breastfeeding
  • checkFor children under 6 years of age
Keep out of reach of children.
phase 1 mouth gargle bottle

How to Use

(Consult your doctor if you are not sure)

As a mouth gargle

(for adults and children aged 6 and older)

Gargle for 30 seconds 2-4 times daily:

Use one capful (15ml or 3 teaspoons)

Spit out after use

Consult a doctor if you are using for more than 2 days, or if symptoms persist or worsen.

Contains povidone iodine (PVP-I) 1% v/v; 7.1% alcohol

Precautions precaution icon

Do not swallow
Do not use if you are:
  • cross
    Allergic to PVP-I, iodine, alcohol, glycerol, menthol, methyl salicylate or saccharin sodium. See a doctor immediately if you develop an allergic reaction
  • cross Planning to receive, are undergoing or have received radioactive iodine treatments
  • cross Using products containing mercury e.g thiomersal or other antiseptics such as hydrogen peroxide, silver, taurolidine or octenidine
  • crossHaving thyroid issues
Only use if agreed with a doctor:
  • check If you are pregnant or breastfeeding
  • checkFor children under 6 years of age
Keep out of reach of children.