Skeen Soap 1%

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Composition for Skeen Soap 1% Soap

Primarily used for

Inflammation of gums, Bad odor from mouth
37.12
₹0.49/Soap
75 gm in 1 packet
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Medicine Overview of Skeen Soap Soap

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Uses of Skeen Soap Soap

Skeen Soap 1% is used in the treatment of inflammation of gums and bad odor from mouth.
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Side effects of Skeen Soap Soap

Common

Altered taste, Application site irritation, Teeth discolouration.

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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.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Skeen Soap 1%
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Skeen Soap 1% 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.
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Lactation
Skeen Soap 1% is probably safe to use during lactation. Lim
ited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
SAFE
Skeen Soap 1% does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
Skeen Soap 1% is probably safe to use in patients with kidne
y disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Skeen Soap 1% may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Skeen Soap 1% is probably safe to use in patients with liver
disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Skeen Soap 1% may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Chlorhexidine Gluconate, please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

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.
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Substitutes for Skeen Soap

No substitutes found for this medicine
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