Brand name: Chlorhexidine Acetate 0.015% and Cetrimide 0.15% (Baxter) TM
Active ingredients: chlorhexidine + cetrimide
What it is used for
Chlorhexidine Acetate (0.015 %) with Cetrimide (0.15 %) antiseptic solution is used as a general antiseptic. It is used for the cleaning and disinfecting of wounds and the antiseptic treatment of burns.
How to take it
The way to take this medicine is: Subcutaneous. This medicine is injected, usually with a short needle or pen-like device, into the fat just beneath the skin.
- Store below 30 degrees Celsius
- Protect from Light
- Shelf lifetime is 24 Months.
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Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
Do I need a prescription?
We are unable to tell you if you need a prescription for this medicine. You can ask your pharmacist.This medicine is
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Reporting side effects
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You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems