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Savlon Antiseptic Wound Wash
Chlorhexidine Gluconate

Ready to use spray
Cleanses wounds
For cuts, grazes & minor abrasions
For insect bites & stings

Savlon Antiseptic Wound Wash is a ready-to-use liquid antiseptic for first aid treatment. It protects against
infection by washing out dirt and debris and killing bacteria in cuts, grazes and minor wounds without the
need to touch sore or broken skin. Use to cleanse and help prevent infection in: First aid • cuts and
grazes • insect bites and stings • minor abrasions.
Do not use: If you are allergic to any of the ingredients, especially Chlorhexidine as it may cause allergic
reactions. Do not use with soap or toothpaste.
Caution: Avoid contact with the eyes and ears. Treat any accidental splashes to the eyes by washing
open eyes with water for at least ten minutes and seek medical advice. If accidentally swallowed wash
out the mouth and drink plenty of water or milk. Consult your doctor and show this container.
Directions: Spray onto the affected area and flood the wound to wash away any dirt or debris. Use a
clean tissue to wipe away excess liquid and dirt. STOP using and seek medical help immediately if you
have any of the following very rare allergic reactions: difficulty breathing, swelling of the face, tongue or
throat, dizziness or rash. If you experience these or other side effects, stop using and seek medical
Do not store above 25°C.
Keep out of the reach and sight of children.
Do not use after the expiry date given.
Solution contains: Chlorhexidine Gluconate 0.45% w/v.
Also contains: Polyoxyethylene polyoxypropylene block co-polymer, lauryl dimethyl amine oxide,
polysorbate 20, perfume, D-gluconolactone, sodium hydroxide, water.
PL Holder
Novartis Consumer Health, Horsham, RH12 5AB, UK
PL 0030/0121
Manufacturing Site: BCM Limited, Nottingham, NG90, UK
Information revised:
April 2013
Savlon is a registered trade mark.

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Source: Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency

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