PHENOL AND CHLORHEXIDINE DIGLUCONATE ANTISEPTIC CUTANEOUS SPRAY

Active substance: PHENOL

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PHENOL AND CHLORHEXIDINE DIGLUCONATE
ANTISEPTIC CUTANEOUS SPRAY
Read this leaflet carefully because it
contains important information for you.
This medicine is available without
prescription. However, you still need to use
Phenol and Chlorhexidine Digluconate
Antiseptic Cutaneous Spray carefully to
get the best results from it.
• Keep this leaflet. You may need to read it
again.
• Ask your pharmacist if you need more
information or advice.
• You must contact a doctor if your
symptoms worsen or do not improve
• If you have any unusual effects after
using this product, tell your doctor or
pharmacist.

IN THIS LEAFLET:
1. What is Phenol and Chlorhexidine
Digluconate Antiseptic Cutaneous
Spray and what is it used for?
2. Before you use Phenol and
Chlorhexidine Digluconate Antiseptic
Cutaneous Spray.
3. How to use Phenol and
Chlorhexidine Digluconate Antiseptic
Cutaneous Spray.
4. Possible side effects.
5. How to store Phenol and
Chlorhexidine Digluconate Antiseptic
Cutaneous Spray.
6. Further information.

Phenol and chlorhexidine digluconate
have antiseptic and cleaning properties
for the disinfection of skin, wounds and
burns. Phenol also has a local anaesthetic
action for the relief of pain.

2. Before you use Phenol and
Chlorhexidine Digluconate
Antiseptic Cutaneous Spray
DO NOT use Phenol and Chlorhexidine
Digluconate Antisepic Cutaneous Spray:
• If you are allergic (hypersensitive) to
phenol or chlorhexidine digluconate or
any of the other ingredients of Phenol
and Chlorhexidine Digluconate
Antiseptic Cutaneous Spray (See
section 6, Further Information).
Pregnancy and breast-feeding:
You may use the spray if you are
pregnant or breast-feeding but as with all
medicines at this time, you should
discuss it with your doctor first.

3. How to use Phenol and
Chlorhexidine Digluconate
Antiseptic Cutaneous Spray

Follow the directions below carefully.
Before using the product for the first time,
check that the bottle seal is not broken.
Adults and children:
1. Spray onto the affected area of skin to
wash away any dirt and debris.
1. What is Phenol and
2. If necessary use cotton wool or a clean
Chlorhexidine Digluconate
tissue to remove any remaining dirt
Antiseptic Cutaneous Spray
and excess liquid.
and what is it used for?
3. Repeat this procedure until the wound
is clean. Do not use with soap.
Phenol and Chlorhexidine Digluconate
Antiseptic Cutaneous Spray is used to
If your condition does not improve, or a
ease pain and help prevent infections from skin irritation, rash or any other effects
minor cuts and grazes, minor burns,
not mentioned occur, stop using and
scalds, blisters, stings and insect bites,
consult a pharmacist or doctor.
spots and chapped or rough skin.
If you have any further questions on the
The spray contains two active substances, use of this product, ask your doctor or
phenol and chlorhexidine digluconate.
pharmacist.

Chefaro UK
Phenol & Chlorhexidine
Digluconate
Herpal Kang
5736 (PL40) v2
148 x 210mm
17/02/2012

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T: 01992 586587

This spray is for external use only.
Avoid contact with your eyes, ears and
mouth and do not use as a mouthwash
or gargle.
If you accidentally spray this product in
your eye, wash thoroughly with lots of
water and tell your doctor straight away
or contact your nearest Accident and
Emergency Department.

4. Possible side effects
Like all medicines, Phenol and
Chlorhexidine Digluconate Antiseptic
Cutaneous Spray can cause side effects,
although not everybody gets them.
Rarely, you may experience local irritation,
rash or other skin reactions at the site of
application after applying the spray.
Frequent application of the spray to the
same area for long periods of time or
over large areas of skin may lead to skin
irritation.
If you are concerned about this, or if the
spray affects you in any other way, stop
using Phenol and Chlorhexidine
Digluconate Antiseptic Cutaneous Spray
and tell your doctor or pharmacist
immediately.

5. How to store Phenol and
Chlorhexidine Digluconate
Antiseptic Cutaneous Spray
Keep out of the reach and sight of
children.
The product should be stored in its
original carton.
Do not use Phenol and Chlorhexidine
Digluconate Antiseptic Cutaneous Spray
after the expiry date which is stated on
the end flap of the carton and the side of
the bottle (marked 'EXP'). The expiry
date refers to the last date of that month.
Medicines should not be disposed of via
wastewater or household waste. Ask
your pharmacist how to dispose of
medicines no longer required. These
measures will help to protect the
environment.

6. Further Information
What Phenol and Chlorhexidine
Digluconate Antiseptic Cutaneous
Spray contains:
The active substances are phenol 1.2%
w/v and chlorhexidine digluconate
0.25% w/v.
The other ingredients are alcohol,
cocamidopropylamine oxide,
denatonium, perfume, colour (ponceau
4R (E124)) and water.
What Phenol and Chlorhexidine
Digluconate Antiseptic Cutaneous
Spray looks like and contents of the
pack:
Phenol and Chlorhexidine Digluconate
Antiseptic Cutaneous Spray is available
in bottles containing 50ml, 100ml, 150ml
or 200ml of a clear pale pink liquid with a
characteristic odour (not all pack sizes
may be marketed).
Marketing Authorisation Holder:
Chefaro UK Ltd., 4th Floor, Hamilton
House, Mabledon Place, Bloomsbury,
London, WC1H 9BB, UK.
Manufacturer:
Bell, Sons & Co., (Druggists) Ltd.,
Slaidburn Crescent, Southport,
PR9 9AL, UK.
Leaflet revised February 2012.
Remember: if you have any doubt
about using Phenol and Chlorhexidine
Digluconate Antiseptic Cutaneous
Spray correctly, seek the advice of
your doctor or pharmacist.
If you would like any further information
about this product, please contact:
Chefaro UK Ltd., 4th Floor, Hamilton
House, Mabledon Place, Bloomsbury,
London, WC1H 9BB, UK.

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Source: Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency

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