Label Changes for:
Phisohex (hexachlorophene 3%) detergent cleanser
Changes have been made to the PRECAUTIONS sections of the safety label.
Detailed View: Safety Labeling Changes Approved By FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) -- July 2009
Information for Patients
- Statement concerning use on burned or denuded skin moved and revised
- Phisohex must not be used for bathing infants unless specifically recommended by a physician. Infants may absorb the active compound in Phisohex more readily than older children and adults. Such absorption has been associated with central nervous system effects such as convulsions.