FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

How much Phazix   can you take in one dose?


• Approximately 1 teaspoon, ½ tablespoon, or 5mL of Phazix is the recommended dosage. With this volume of Phazix, tablets, capsules and powders may go down smoothly. • A larger quantity of Phazix can be used with larger quantities of tablets, capsules and powders. • Phazix can also be used in several doses. • Chilling Phazix will thicken it and may make swallowing easier.




How often can you use Phazix?


• A maximum of three doses per day is recommended for children between two and six years of age. • It is recommended that Phazix is used by adults as often as pills are taken. Phazix is made with food-safe ingredients and presents a low health risk if consumed in large quantities in error.




Should you drink water when you use Phazix for swallowing tablets, capsules or powders?


• It is not necessary to take water with Phazix, but it may be necessary to take water with your medication after intake with Phazix. • Follow directions provided by the manufacturer for taking any medications or supplements and consult with your physician or pharmacist.




Can you take several tablets, capsules and powders together with Phazix?


• You may take more than one tablet or capsule with Phazix. • Always consult with your physician or pharmacist before combining medications.




When should you NOT use Phazix?


  • Phazix has not been developed specifically for those with an impaired swallowing reflex.
  • Phazix is not a solution for those who choke when eating solid food.
  • Phazix should not be used for swallowing medicines in liquid or effervescent form.




Who can use Phazix?


• Phazix can be used by anyone who has difficulty swallowing tablets, capsules and powders and can swallow independently. • Phazix is suitable for anyone over the age of 2. • Phazix does not contain gluten, common allergens* or gelatin. * Contact ARKRAY for information.




Do you need to open capsules before taking with Phazix?


  • Follow the manufacturer's directions or consult a pharmacist if considering opening capsules.




Do you need to crush tablets before taking with Phazix?


  • Follow the manufacturer's directions or consult a pharmacist if considering crushing tablets.




Can you use Phazix during pregnancy and breastfeeding?


  • There is insufficient data available to establish the safety of Phazix during pregnancy or breastfeeding. Consult with your physician or pharmacist.




Is Phazix registered with the FDA?


  • Phazix Pill Swallowing Gel is registered with the FDA as a Class I Medical Device.




How much sugar is in a teaspoon of Phazix?


  • One teaspoon of Phazix contains .55g of sugar.





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STORAGE AND DISPOSAL

  • Keep out of reach of children.

  • Store between 35°F and 77°F (2°C and 25°C).

  • Use Phazix by the Use-by date printed on the packaging.

  • Once opened, Phazix should be used within 60 days.

  • Phazix can be disposed of with ordinary household waste.

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Phazix   provides comfort and confidence. 

Learn more about how Phazix can help you bring comfort and confidence to those who struggle with swallowing medications.

For more information, please complete the form or call ARKRAY at 1.800.566.8558.

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