Phisohex Generic Name & Formulations
Hexachlorophene 3%; emulsion.
Emulsion—5 oz, pt, gal
Surgical scrub and bacteriostatic skin cleanser.
Phisohex Dosage and Administration
Infants: not recommended. Others: see literature.
Burns. Denuded skin. Do not use as an occlusive dressing, wet pack or lotion or on mucous membranes. Do not get into eyes. Routine prophylactic total body bathing. Generalized dermatological conditions.
Phisohex Boxed Warnings
Rinse thoroughly after use (esp. scrotum and perineum). If cerebral irritability occurs, discontinue use immediately. Infants and young children. Pregnancy (Cat. C). Nursing mothers: not recommended.
Phisohex Adverse Reactions
Dermatitis, irritability, photosensitivity, redness, mild scaling and dryness of skin. Severe toxic reactions (brain damage and death) via skin absorption in infants and young children.
Phisohex Clinical Trials
Phisohex Patient Counseling