Chlorhexidine 0.2%

Chlorhexidine 0.2%

Product description

Product name: Chlorhexidine 0,2%
Composition: 1 ml solution contains:
Chlorhexidine gluconate: 2,0 mg
Excipients q.s.: 1 ml
Pharmaceutical form: Mouthwash solution
Package: 1 bottle 125 ml + 1 leaflet
Indication: 
For inhibition of the formation of dental plaque.
As an aid in the treatment and prevention of gingivitis and in the maintenance of oral hygiene, particularly in situations where toothbrushing cannot be adequately employed.
Aslo for use in a post-periodontal surgery or treatment regimen to promote gingival healing.
It is useful in the management of aphthous ulceration and oral candidal infections (e.g. denture stomatitis and thrush).
Posology:
Adults:
Thoroughly rinse the mouth for about one minute with 10 ml twice daily. Spit out after use. In the dental surgery the patient should be instructed to rinse the mouth for one minute prior to treatment.
For the treatment of gingivitis a course of about one month is advisable although some variation in response is to be expected. In the case of aphthous ulcerations treatment and oral candidal infections treatment should be continued for 48 hours after clinical resolution. For the treatment of dental stomatitis the dentures should be cleanesed and soaked in Chlorhexidien 0.2% Mouthwash for 15 minutes twice daily.
Children:
The normal adults dose is appropriate for children of 12 years and over unless otherwise recommended by the dentist or the physician.
Children under 12 years of age should not use the product unless recommended by a healthcare professional.
Contraindications:
Patients who have previously shown a hypersensitivity reaction to Chlorhexidine or to any of the excipients in the formulation. However, such reactions are extremely rare.
Shelf life: 30 months
Storage: Should be stored in dry place, below 30oC
Please read the leaflet enclosed the products for more information