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Orahex Oral Rinse is a chemical antiseptic, prescribed for gingivitis, cleansing skin and wound areas.  It decreases the amount of bacteria in the mouth.

Drug information on Orahex Oral Rinse (Chlorhexidine) from AHPL

Orahex Oral Rinse

  Mouth wash
Generic : Chlorhexidine
0.2% w/v
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Medical Condition(s) for which Orahex Oral Rinse may be prescribed

Side effects of Orahex Oral Rinse

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 Orahex Oral Rinse?

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

When is Orahex Oral Rinse not to be taken? (Contraindications)


Warnings and Precautions for Orahex Oral Rinse

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 Orahex Oral Rinse

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Orahex Oral Rinse

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

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