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Drug information on AB Hex (Chlorhexidine) from American Biocare

AB Hex

  Mouth Wash/Gargle
American Biocare
Generic : Chlorhexidine
 44.00
0.2%/100ml
100ml
Written & Compiled by Anushta Chandrapalan, M.Sc Biotechnology | Medically Reviewed by The Medindia Medical Review Team on February, 2, 2017
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Medical Condition(s) for which AB Hex may be prescribed


Side effects of AB Hex

Skin sensitivity, irritation of eye, mucosal irritation and staining of the teeth and tongue, anaphylaxis reactions with skin rash, itch, generalized swelling, breathing difficulties, light headedness, rapid heart rate, upset stomach or diarrhea.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

As 0.2% solution: Rinse with 10 ml for 1 min 2-3 times/day.

How to use AB Hex?

It comes as liquid to rinse the affected area as directed by your physician.

When is AB Hex not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Hypersensitivity.

Warnings and Precautions for AB Hex

• Caution should be exercised in patients with history of any allergy, who are taking other medications, premature infants, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

• For external use only.

• Avoid contact with eyes, ears, and mouth; if the medication is accidentally swallowed nausea and stomach upset may occur.

Other Precautions for AB Hex

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for AB Hex

Store it at controlled room temperature (25°C).

♦ Safety Labeling Changes Approved By FDA



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