Care Chlorhexidine Digluconate 0.2% w/v Antiseptic Mouthwash
Treats & prevents gum disease. Both Peppermint and Aniseed flavours available
Care Chlorhexidine Digluconate 0.2% w/v Antiseptic Mouthwash is for the treatment and prevention of gingivitis (gum disease). It is also indicated for recurrent oral ulceration, oral thrush, denture sores and for maintaining oral hygiene. It contains Chlorhexidine Digluconate, a disinfectant and antiseptic. It reduces the formation of dental plaque and fights infection in the mouth. It is available in both Peppermint and Aniseed flavours.
Who can use this product?
It can be used by adults, the elderly and children. Should only be used during pregnancy and breastfeeding if advised by a doctor. Medicines can affect the unborn baby. Always talk to your doctor or pharmacist before taking any medicine in pregnancy.
How to use this product?
- Measure 10ml in the cup provided, rinse the mouth for about 1 minute, then spit out. Use twice a day.
- Gingivitis (gum disease) – use as above for one month.
- Mouth ulcers and thrush – use as above, continuing for 2 days after symptoms go.
- Denture sores – use as above, also soak dentures for 15 minutes, twice a day.
See the product/label for full details.
Always read the leaflet/label carefully before use.
If in doubt, always talk to a healthcare professional.
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Reporting of side effects
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