Brand name: Chlorhexidine Gluconate 0.05% and Cetrimide 0.5% (Pfizer (Perth)) TM
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Active ingredients: chlorhexidine + cetrimide
The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has a recall notice on this product.
Chlorhexidine and Cetrimide irrigation solution 30mL Steritube ampoules (chlorohexidine gluconate 0.05%w/v and cetrimide 0.5%w/v)
Batch Number: M18113
Aust R Number: 5701
Further information on this recall can be found at http://apps.tga.gov.au/PROD/SARA/arn-detail.aspx?k=RC-2015-RN-01081-1
What it is used for
For cleansing and irrigating the skin and dirty wounds.
How to take it
The way to take this medicine is: Topical. This medicine is applied directly to the surface of the skin.
- Store below 25 degrees Celsius
- Protect from Light
- Shelf lifetime is 2 Years.
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
clear, yellow-orange, foaming liquid, free from any visible impurities
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
You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.
You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems