Oramedy

Used for: Mouth ulcers
Chinese name:

What is Oramedy?

Oramedy is a brand medication that contains Triamcinolone, which belongs to a class of medications called steroids. It works by suppressing the immune system and reducing inflammation. Oramedy is an oral paste formulation designed to treat mouth ulcers.

How to use it?

Oramedy is available as an oral paste.


For mouth ulcers,
Apply a small amount to the lesion until a thin and smooth film develops. Apple 2-4 times daily until healed.

What are the side effects of Oramedy?

Common side effects of Oramedy include skin irritation, burning sensation, tingling and oral mucosa changes.

Who should not take Oramedy?

  • People who are allergic to Oramedy or any component of the formulation
  • Patients with fungal, viral, or bacterial infections of the mouth or throat (only for oral paste)
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Where to buy Oramedy in Hong Kong?

In Hong Kong, Oramedy is a prescription only medicine, and requires a prescription from a doctor to be purchased in a pharmacy. It can also be obtained from doctors. To find a pharmacy near you, refer to the list of pharmacies (“Authorized Sellers of Poisons”) from the Hong Kong Department of Health.


For more information about drug names and ingredients, you can visit Hong Kong’s Drug Office at https://www.drugoffice.gov.hk

Need more information?

For detailed information about the use of Oramedy in children, pregnancy and breastfeeding, and for questions about drug interactions, please check with your pharmacist or doctor.

Disclaimer: our goal is to provide you with the most relevant drug information and common dosage for Hong Kong. This information does not constitute medical advice. For specific treatment recommendations and advice, always discuss with your doctor or pharmacist, and follow the instructions included with your specific medicine.

Available dosage
  • 0.1% (Oral Paste)
Drug class
Corticosteroids
Sub class
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