Medicine Overview of Skeen Soap Soap
Uses of Skeen Soap Soap
Skeen Soap 1% is used in the treatment of inflammation of gums and bad odor from mouth.
Side effects of Skeen Soap Soap
Altered taste, Application site irritation, Teeth discolouration.
How to use Skeen Soap Soap
Use it as advised by your doctor or check the label for directions before use.
How Skeen Soap Soap works
Skeen soap 1% kills the harmful bacteria and fungi by attacking their outer covering.
In Depth Information on Skeen Soap Soap
Expert advice for Skeen Soap Soap
- Use Skeen soap 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 Skeen soap.
- Skeen soap 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 Skeen soap 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.
Special precautions for Skeen Soap 1%
No interaction found
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Skeen Soap 1% may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
Skeen Soap 1% is probably safe to use during lactation. Lim+more
ited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby....
Skeen Soap 1% does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Skeen Soap 1% is probably safe to use in patients with kidne+more
y disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Skeen Soap 1% may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor....
Skeen Soap 1% is probably safe to use in patients with liver+more
disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Skeen Soap 1% may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor....
If you miss a dose of Chlorhexidine Gluconate, please consult your doctor.
Frequently asked questions for Skeen Soap 1% Soap
Frequently asked questions for Chlorhexidine Gluconate
Skeen soap 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
Skeen soap 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 Skeen soap mouthwash
Skeen soap is safe when taken for an indication and at a dose strictly instructed by your doctor
Skeen soap 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
Skeen soap mouthwash has an expiry date. It should not be used beyond that date.
Substitutes for Skeen Soap
No substitutes found for this medicine