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Hexiclo 0.2% Mouth Wash

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Composition for Hexiclo 0.2% Mouth Wash

Primary uses of Hexiclo 0.2% Mouth Wash

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Medicine Overview of Hexiclo Mouth Wash

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Uses of Hexiclo Mouth Wash

Hexiclo 0.2% Mouth Wash is used in the treatment of inflammation of gums.
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Hexiclo Mouth Wash side effects

Common

Altered taste, Application site irritation, Teeth discolouration.

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How to use Hexiclo Mouth Wash

Check the label before use. Take the mouthwash in the quantity as advised by your doctor and put it in your mouth. Swish for 30 seconds to 1 minute and spit it. Do not swallow. Avoid eating, drinking, or smoking for at least 30 minutes after rinsing.

How Hexiclo Mouth Wash works

Hexiclo 0.2% Mouth Wash kills the harmful bacteria and fungi by attacking their outer covering.

In Depth Information on Hexiclo Mouth Wash

Expert advice for Hexiclo Mouth Wash

  • Use Hexiclo after meals, it may affect the taste of foods and beverages. 
  • For maximum effectiveness avoid rinsing mouth (with water or any other mouthwash), brushing teeth, eating or drinking for 30 minutes after using the Hexiclo.
  • Hexiclo may cause permanent discolouration of some tooth fillings. To minimize discolouration, brush and floss daily, focussing on the areas which begin to discolour.
  • Do not mix/dilute Hexiclo with any other product.
  • Avoid contact with eyes and ears. If the solution comes in contact with your eyes, rinse well with water.
  • Notify your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
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Hexiclo Mouth Wash related warnings
Special precautions for Hexiclo Mouth Wash
Alcohol
No interaction found
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Hexiclo 0.2% Mouth Wash may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Hexiclo 0.2% Mouth Wash is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
SAFE
Hexiclo 0.2% Mouth Wash does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Hexiclo 0.2% Mouth Wash is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Hexiclo 0.2% Mouth Wash may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
Hexiclo 0.2% Mouth Wash is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Hexiclo 0.2% Mouth Wash may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Hexiclo Mouth Wash?uses

If you miss a dose of Hexiclo 0.2% Mouth Wash, please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Hexiclo Mouth Wash

Frequently asked questions about Chlorhexidine Gluconate

Hexiclo belongs to a class of medication call antiseptic. It acts by killing as well as preventing bacterial growth. It kills bacteria by interacting with its cell surface
Q. Does it burn?
It is not generally known to burn. Please inform the doctor in case of any side effects
Hexiclo is not antibiotic/antifungal. It is not used for curing acne and it does not cause cancer. Canker sores (small and shallow ulcers of the mouth) if mild to moderate then can be controlled by using Hexiclo mouthwash
Hexiclo is safe when taken for an indication and at a dose strictly instructed by your doctor
Hexiclo is an over the counter drug and not a prescription drug
Q. Is chlorhexidine gluconate whiten teeth/contain iodine/stain teeth?
Chlorhexidine gluconate is not used to whiten teeth. It does not contain iodine. It may stain the teeth slightly but this may be removed by brushing with a normal toothpaste
Hexiclo mouthwash has an expiry date. It should not be used beyond that date.

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