Hexidine 0.2% Mouth Wash 500ml

Oral Care

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INTRODUCTION

Hexidine Mouth Wash is an antiseptic and anti-plaque liquid that is used for the prevention and treatment of gingivitis (inflammation of gingiva). It helps to prevent accumulation of plaque in the absence of brushing.

It also treats mouth and throat infections, oral candidiasis (fungal infection of mouth), and mouth ulcers. It contains chlorhexidine gluconate as active ingredient that helps to maintain oral hygiene.

Chlorhexidine gluconate is an antimicrobial agent that causes disruption of the bacterial cell membrane and kills the bacteria inside the mouth, thereby helps to prevent infections arising out of poor oral hygiene.

Use Hexidine Mouth Wash exactly as advised by your doctor. It is for oral use only. Swish and spit, do not swallow it. Do not exceed the daily recommended dosage. Do not rinse your mouth, eat or drink thereafter for 20 minutes. Avoid consuming tannin-containing food and drinks for at least one hour after using this liquid.

KEY COMPOSITION

  • Chlorhexidine gluconate

THERAPEUTIC USES OF HEXIDINE 0.2% MOUTH WASH

  • Prevention of plaque (sticky film of bacteria on tooth) in the absence of brushing
  • Prevent dental caries
  • Prevention and treatment of gingivitis
  • Treats oral candidiasis (thrush) helps to prevent secondary infection to mouth ulcers
  • Treats mouth and throat infections (Respiratory tract infections such as pharyngitis, tonsillitis, post-tonsillectomy surgery)
  • Helps to maintain good oral hygiene

SIDE EFFECTS OF HEXIDINE 0.2% MOUTH WASH

Some people may experience brown staining of teeth, burning sensation of mouth and taste changes while using this product. Consult doctor if you experience any unusual symptoms while using this mouthwash.

SAFETY ADVICE

  • Use Hexidine Mouth Wash Liquid exactly as advised by your physician/dentist
  • It is for oral use only
  • Swish and spit, do not swallow it
  • Rinse your mouth thoroughly with water
  • Take required amount of mouth wash and swish in your mouth for 1 minute
  • Do not rinse your mouth, drink, or eat something for at least 20 minutes after using Hexidine Mouth Wash Liquid
  • For prolonged use dilute Hexidine Mouth Wash Liquid with equal amount of water (1:1 ratio)
  • Avoid consuming tannin-containing food and drinks for at least one hour after using this mouth wash
  • Do not use this product if you are allergic to any of its ingredients
  • It can be used in pregnant and breast-feeding women however, you must consult your doctor before using it
  • It is not recommended for use in children below 6 years of age
  • Inform your doctor on all the medicines you use including prescription, non-prescription and herbal supplements

MORE INFORMATION

  • Keep Hexidine Mouth Wash out of sight and reach of children

FAQs ABOUT HEXIDINE 0.2% MOUTH WASH

Q: Is it safe to use Hexidine Mouth Wash during pregnancy?

A: Yes. It helps to maintain a good oral hygiene by removing plaque. Thus, it helps to prevent dental caries and gingivitis during pregnancy. Consult doctor before using.

Q: Does Hexidine Mouth Wash cause any side effects?

A: Some people may experience brown staining of teeth, burning sensation of mouth and taste changes while using this product. Consult doctor if you experience any unusual symptoms while using this mouthwash.

Q: Can I brush my teeth after using Hexidine Mouth Wash?

A: Do not use toothpastes after using this product as it may diminishes its effect. Brush before using mouth wash liquid or brush after some time.

Q: How to remove tooth stains associated with the use of Hexidine Mouth Wash?

A: It may go after you stop using Hexidine mouth wash liquid. If it doesn’t go, you can consult a dentist and ask for scaling and polishing.

Q: How much time does it take for Hexidine Mouth Wash to show effects?

A: Hexidine Mouth Wash has both bacteriostatic and bactericidal effects. It begins its microbicidal effect in 15 seconds after contact and its bacteriostatic action lasts for 12 hours.

REFERENCES

1. https://www.icpahealth.com/product/hexidine-160ml/

2. https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB00878#pharmacology-header

3. https://www.ada.org/resources/research/science-and-research-institute/oral-health-topics/mouthrinse-mouthwash

PRODUCT DETAILS

    Net Qty
    1 N
    Ingredient
    CHLORHEXIDINE GLUCONATE 0.2%
    Hsn Code
    30049087
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Hexidine 0.2% Mouth Wash 500ml

Hexidine 0.2% Mouth Wash 500ml Mkt: Icpa Laboratories Ltd

M.R.P.: Rs.312.70
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