Daktarin Oral Gel
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Daktarin Oral Gel 15g

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Medication features

  • Gel for oral thrush
  • Contains Miconazole 2%
  • Gentle, pleasant taste

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Daktarin Oral Gel 

You can buy Daktarin Oral Gel online, from our UK registered online pharmacy. Daktarin Oral gel contains the active ingredient Miconazole, an anti-fungal agent, effective against fighting off fungal infections in your mouth or throat.

Daktarin gel has a gentle and, most say, pleasant taste, that helps soothe the irritation caused by oral thrush. The gel helps reduce the burning sensation in your mouth.

The main ingredient of Daktarin Oral Gel is miconazole, which works to kill the fungus and bacteria that create oral thrush. It works by dissecting the affected cells in the mouth, therefore, stopping the main component of thrush. It comes in a handy orange flavour and acts as a soothing agent to help get rid of the burning, itching and soreness in the mouth.

Daktarin Oral Gel can be used alongside other pain-killing medicine such as ibuprofen or paracetamol to help reduce the pain the infection can cause.

Daktarin Oral Gel can be used by patients aged 4 months and up and also helps to stop further outbreaks from occurring.


What is Daktarin Oral Gel?

Daktarin Oral Gel is an anti-fungal treatment gel, used to treat oral thrush.

What is in Daktarin Oral gel?

Daktarin contains the active anti-fungal ingredient, Miconazole, at 2% w/w. It also contains pregelatinised potato starch, alcohol polysorbate 20, sodium saccharin, cocoa flavour, orange flavour, glycerol, water.

How do you use Daktarin Oral gel?

Using a clean finger, apply a small amount of the gel to the affected area
  • four times daily for adults and children over 6
  • Twice daily for children between 4months and 6 years. The gel should be kept in the mouth for as long as possible.

Can Daktarin Oral gel be swallowed?

Yes. You should not swallow the gel directly, but Daktarin Oral Gel should be applied to affected areas in the mouth as directed. Once applied, keep it in the mouth as long as possible, however swallowing the gel after this is fine.

What are the side effects of Daktarin Oral Gel?

There are few side effects using this gel, however, you may experience
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhoea
  • Vomiting

Can you use daktarin oral gel for cold sores?

No - Daktarin Oral Gel is not used for the treatment of cold sores. While Daktarin contains an anti-fungal agent, cold sores are a viral infection which should be treated with aciclovir creams such as Zovirax.

How long do I take Daktarin Oral Gel for?

Symptoms of thrush should clear from your mouth within 2 days of using this medication, should your symptoms still be present it is advised that you speak to your own Doctor regarding treatment.

What happens if I miss a dose of Daktarin Oral Gel?

The medication can be taken a small amount of time after the dose should have been taken. Never double the amount, if you have forgotten wait until your next dose is due.

Side Effects

Side effects of Daktarin Oral Gel

There are few side effects using this gel, however, you may experience some of the following

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Sore mouth
  • Tongue discolouration
  • Dry mouth
  • Wheezing
  • Light Headedness
  • Itching
  • Loss or change in sense of taste
  • Regurgitating food or liquid

Info Leaflet

Before taking any medication, it is important to read the Patient Information Leaflet. You can find information leaflets for your medicines by typing them into the search bar at medicines.org, or by contacting us.


  • After the infection has cleared keep using for 2 days after
  • This medication is not suitable for patients under 4 months of age
  • If you suffer from liver disease or have had an allergic reaction to any of the ingredients found in the medicine, avoid using this gel. 

Do not use this gel if you take the following medication

  • Lovastatin, Simvastatin, Triazolam
  • Midazolam
  • Antihistamine or Hayfever products containing Mizolastine
  • Dofetilide
  • Quinidine
  • Insomnia or Anxiety medication


The Ingredients of Daktarin Oral Gel are

  • Miconazole
  • pregelatinised potato starch
  • alcohol
  • polysorbate 20 (E432)
  • sodium saccharin
  • cocoa flavour
  • orange flavour
  • glycerol
  • water


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