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Antiseptic and germicides

What are Antiseptic and germicides?

Antiseptics and germicides are chemical agents that destroy microorganisms that cause disease. Topical antiseptics are applied to the skin, nails or mucus membranes to cleanse wounds and prevent infections.

List of Antiseptic and germicides:

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Drug Name Avg. Rating Reviews
Peridex (Pro)
Generic name: chlorhexidine
8.7
5 reviews
Periogard (Pro)
Generic name: chlorhexidine
7.8
4 reviews
Betadine Aerosol Spray
Generic name: povidone iodine
3.2
4 reviews
Hibiclens
Generic name: chlorhexidine
4.7
3 reviews
Summers Eve
Generic name: povidone iodine
1.0
2 reviews
pHisoHex (Pro)
Generic name: hexachlorophene
10
2 reviews
Betadine
Generic name: povidone iodine
1.5
2 reviews
Tegaderm CHG Dressing
Generic name: chlorhexidine
1.0
1 review
Neosporin Wound Cleanser
Generic name: benzalkonium chloride
1 review
Massengill Medicated Douche
Generic name: povidone iodine
10
1 review
Dakins Full Strength Solution
Generic name: sodium hypochlorite
10
1 review
ChloraPrep One-Step (Pro)
Generic name: chlorhexidine
1.0
1 review
Triclotrex-B
Generic name: triclosan
No reviews
Spectrum-4
Generic name: chlorhexidine
No reviews
Sky Oral Rinse
Generic name: chlorhexidine
No reviews
Scrub Care Exidine
Generic name: chlorhexidine
No reviews
Scrub Care
Generic name: chlorhexidine
No reviews
Recuro Vaginal
Generic name: povidone iodine
No reviews
QS Plus
Generic name: benzethonium chloride
No reviews
PerioChip (Pro)
Generic name: chlorhexidine
No reviews
Nozin POPswab
Generic name: ethanol
No reviews
Nozin
Generic name: ethanol
No reviews
New Skin Bandage
Generic name: benzethonium chloride
1.0
No reviews
Merthiolate
Generic name: benzalkonium chloride
No reviews
Lavacol
Generic name: ethanol
No reviews
Iodex
Generic name: povidone iodine
No reviews
Hysept
Generic name: sodium hypochlorite
No reviews
Hyclodex
Generic name: sodium hypochlorite
No reviews
Hibistat Towelette
Generic name: chlorhexidine
No reviews
Hibistat
Generic name: chlorhexidine
No reviews
Healing Waters Hand Sanitizer
Generic name: ethanol
No reviews
HandClens 2 in 1
Generic name: benzalkonium chloride
No reviews
H-Chlor Wound
Generic name: sodium hypochlorite
No reviews
H-Chlor 6
Generic name: sodium hypochlorite
No reviews
GRX-Dyne Scrub
Generic name: povidone iodine
No reviews
GRX-Dyne
Generic name: povidone iodine
No reviews
Grafco Silver Nitrate
Generic name: silver nitrate
No reviews
Eudermis
Generic name: benzalkonium chloride
No reviews
Epicyn
Generic name: sodium hypochlorite
No reviews
Efodine
Generic name: povidone iodine
No reviews
Dyna-Hex
Generic name: chlorhexidine
No reviews
Di-Dak-Sol
Generic name: sodium hypochlorite
No reviews
Denti-Rinse
Generic name: chlorhexidine
No reviews
CureChrome
Generic name: benzalkonium chloride
No reviews
Clorpactin WCS-90
Generic name: oxychlorosene sodium
No reviews
Clinidine
Generic name: povidone iodine
No reviews
Chlorostat
Generic name: chlorhexidine
No reviews
Careone Antibacterial Foaming Kitchen
Generic name: triclosan
No reviews
Calgon Vesta
Generic name: chlorhexidine
No reviews
Biopatch
Generic name: chlorhexidine
No reviews
Betasept (Pro)
Generic name: chlorhexidine
No reviews
Betadine Swabsticks
Generic name: povidone iodine
10
No reviews
Betadine Surgical Scrub
Generic name: povidone iodine
No reviews
Betadine Skin Cleanser
Generic name: povidone iodine
No reviews
Betadine Douche
Generic name: povidone iodine
No reviews
Betadine Antiseptic Oral Rinse
Generic name: povidone iodine
No reviews
Bedside Care
Generic name: benzethonium chloride
No reviews
Avant Original Fragrance Free
Generic name: ethanol
No reviews
Aplicare Antiseptic Gel Hand Rinse
Generic name: ethanol
No reviews
Anasept Cleanser
Generic name: sodium hypochlorite
No reviews
Anasept Antimicrobial
Generic name: sodium hypochlorite
No reviews
Anasept
Generic name: sodium hypochlorite
No reviews
3M Skin and Nasal Antiseptic
Generic name: povidone iodine
No reviews
For ratings, users were asked how effective they found the medicine while considering positive/adverse effects and ease of use (1 = not effective, 10 = most effective).

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