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Brand name: Oxy Antiseptic Medicated Skin Wash TM

Active ingredients: triclosan

On March 27, 2019 Oxy Antiseptic Medicated Skin Wash was not listed on the Australian Register of Therapeutic Goods (ARTG).

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