GlaxoSmithKline OTC and Personal Care ProductsGlaxoSmithKline is a global healthcare company that is committed to helping people to do more, feel better and live longer. It bring dental health products, over-the-counter medicines and nutritional drinks to millions of people. Many of GlaxoSmithKline brands, such as Sensodyne, Panadol, Aquafresh, Lucozade and Nicorette/Niquitin are familiar around the world.
GlaxoSmithKline products, the driving force behind this consumer healthcare business is science. With four dedicated consumer healthcare R&D centres and consumer healthcare regulatory affairs, the business takes scientific innovation as seriously as marketing excellence and offers leading-edge capability in both.
The following list includes GlaxoSmithKline major consumer products.
Abreva, Alli Weight Loss Aid, Aquafresh Toothbrush and ToothPaste, Biotene Oral Care, Breathe Right Nasal Strips, Citrucel, Commit Lozenges, Gaviscon, Nicoderm CQ Patch, Nicorette Chewing Gum, Os-Cal, Polident, Sensodyne, Super Poligrip, Tums, Binaca Breath Spray and Panadol.
Abreva - Cold sores
Abreva is the only over-the-counter cold sore medicine approved by the US Food and Drug Administration to shorten the healing time and the duration of symptoms. Consumers now have convenient access to a product that goes beyond soothing to actually heal cold sores.
Alli - Weight loss
Alli is the only FDA-approved weight loss product available without a prescription. Approved for use by overweight adults in conjunction with a reduced-calorie, low-fat diet, alli helps people lose 50% more weight than diet alone. It is the first clinically proven pill to be combined with a comprehensive support program including an individually tailored online action plan that provides support and additional tools to lose weight.
Aquafresh - Oral health
Aquafresh is one of the world's largest and fastest growing toothpaste and toothbrush brands. The Aquafresh manual toothbrushes not only clean teeth, they are also gentle on gums because of their flexible necks. The Aquafresh range also includes whitening, sensitive, tartar control, and children's toothpaste.
Biotene - Oral health
Biotene is the number one dentist and hygienist recommended dry mouth brand. The Biotene product line effectively relieves dry mouth and provides enzymes that supplement saliva's natural defenses and offers a complete system of products designed specifically for the dry mouth sufferer, including mouthwash, toothpaste, gum, spray, liquid, and gel.
Binaca Breath Spray - Oral health
Dispense a fresh voice with the refreshed Binaca breath spray. Binaca products freshens your breath with spray, strips and drops. The best breath freshening products in three great flavors.
Breathe Right - Snore relief
The Breathe Right brand includes Nasal Strips and Snore Relief products. Breathe Right nasal strips open nasal passages to relieve nasal congestion due to colds and allergies. Nasal strips let you breathe through your nose so you can close your mouth and stop snoring. The Breathe Right Snore Relief products provide relief for the throat by lubricating throat tissues to minimize vibrations and control the snoring sound.
Citrucel - Fiber therapy
Citrucel is a therapeutic bulk fiber laxative available only in the US. Available in regular and sugar-free formulas, this product helps restore and maintain regularity. It is also useful in the treatment of constipation associated with other bowel disorders when recommended by a physician. Citrucel is made from methylcellulose, a fiber that does not ferment in the system and therefore produces less gas than some other treatments.
Commit Lozenge - Stop smoking
Commit is the first and only FDA-approved smoking cessation treatment in the form of a fast-acting nicotine lozenge. Commit helps control cravings by rapidly delivering medicine to help relieve even your worst symptoms. The medicine is absorbed directly through the lining in the mouth, and continues working after the lozenge is gone.
Gaviscon - Heartburn
Gaviscon is an antacid that helps relieve heartburn due to acid reflux. Gaviscon forms a unique floating barrier in the stomach which helps neutralize acid and provide long lasting relief of heartburn caused by episodes of acid reflux.
Nicoderm CQ - Stop smoking
A nicotine patch that helps a smoker quit by replacing the nicotine supplied by cigarettes with a lower, steadier level of nicotine to relieve nicotine withdrawal symptoms.
Nicorette - Stop smoking
Nicorette is an effective nicotine replacement therapy in a convenient oral dosage form. Nicorette can be used by smokers two ways to control cravings: on a regular schedule to prevent cravings, or during unexpected cravings. Nicorette gum is now available in three flavors original, mint, and orange.
Os-Cal - Calcium supplement
A trusted brand of calcium supplements for over 50 years in the US, Os-Cal remains the most concentrated form of calcium available. No other brand of calcium has superior absorption to Os-Cal, which is absorbed as readily as the calcium in milk.
Polident - Oral health
Polident denture cleanser cleans between denture material to remove food particles brushing can miss and kills germs that can cause denture odor.
Sensodyne - Oral health
Sensodyne relieves the pain of sensitive teeth, and used daily it helps prevent pain from returning and protects like a regular toothpaste.
Super Poligrip - Oral health
Super Poligrip denture fixative cream provides unbeatable all day hold for a feeling of confidence and control.
TUMS - Stomach remedy
TUMS is largest gastrointestinal brand. For 75 years TUMS has been a trusted remedy for safely and effectively treating heartburn and acid indigestion. It is also a pure and natural source of calcium and the number one doctor-recommended antacid and calcium supplement.