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Brand name: Savlon TM
Active ingredients: chlorhexidine + cetrimide
What it is used for
Antiseptic and cleansing cream for use on cuts, scratches, blisters, grazes, windburn, sunburn, nappy rash, insect bites, cracked and itchy skin.
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 30 degrees Celsius
- 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.
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
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
Need more information?
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Cuts and abrasions - MyDr.com.au
Most cuts and abrasions can be treated simply. Skin abrasions and blisters usually result from rubbing or friction. Find out what products are available for cuts and abrasions.
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Skin cuts and abrasions - Better Health Channel
The body begins repairing a wound immediately and the process may continue for days, weeks, months or even years.
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