Chlorhexidine

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What Are The Uses Of Chlorhexidine?

Chlorhexidine is an antimicrobial agent which acts as antiseptic and disinfectant.

Following are some uses of  Chlorhexidine Hydrochloride:

  • It is used as an antiseptic in cleaning wounds.
  • It is used in dental preparations such as toothpaste and mouth wash to treat yeast infection and dental plaque.
  • As a disinfectant, it is used for skin disinfection before surgery by healthcare professionals.
  • It is used in eye infections also.

What Are The Side Effects Of Chlorhexidine?

Some of the side-effects are:

  • Taste alteration
  • Skin irritation
  • Dryness of mouth
  • Allergic reaction such as rashes, redness, itching or swelling
  • Teeth discoloration

What Are The Contraindications Of Chlorhexidine?

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Any pre-existing disease

What Are The Uses Of Chlorhexidine?

Chlorhexidine is an antimicrobial agent which acts as antiseptic and disinfectant.

Following are some uses of  Chlorhexidine Hydrochloride:

  • It is used as an antiseptic in cleaning wounds.
  • It is used in dental preparations such as toothpaste and mouth wash to treat yeast infection and dental plaque.
  • As a disinfectant, it is used for skin disinfection before surgery by healthcare professionals.
  • It is used in eye infections also.

What Are The Side Effects Of Chlorhexidine?

Some of the side-effects are:

  • Taste alteration
  • Skin irritation
  • Dryness of mouth
  • Allergic reaction such as rashes, redness, itching or swelling
  • Teeth discoloration

What Are The Contraindications Of Chlorhexidine?

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Any pre-existing disease