Phisohex

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  • Cleansers

Phisohex Generic Name & Formulations

General Description

Hexachlorophene 3%; emulsion.

Pharmacological Class

Antimicrobial.

How Supplied

Emulsion—5 oz, pt, gal

Manufacturer

Phisohex Indications

Indications

Surgical scrub and bacteriostatic skin cleanser.

Phisohex Dosage and Administration

Adult

See literature.

Children

Infants: not recommended. Others: see literature.

Phisohex Contraindications

Contraindications

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

Not Applicable

Phisohex Warnings/Precautions

Warnings/Precautions

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 Pharmacokinetics

See Literature

Phisohex Interactions

Phisohex Adverse Reactions

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

See Literature

Phisohex Note

Not Applicable

Phisohex Patient Counseling

See Literature