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    Phenoxyethanol

    Information about Phenoxyethanol

    Phenoxyethanol uses

    Phenoxyethanol is used in preservation of the medicinal products.

    How phenoxyethanol works

    Phenoxyethanol belongs to the class of medications called as antiseptic agents. It works by disrupting the outer membrane of the micro-organism (fungi or bacterium) thereby preventing the infection.

    Common side effects of phenoxyethanol

    Available Medicine for Phenoxyethanol

    No medicine available

    Expert advice for Phenoxyethanol

    • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
    • Do not take if allergic to phenoxyethanol or to any of its ingredients.


    Content on this page was last updated on 08 October, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)