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Phyto CHX Antiseptic Shampoo

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Phyto CHX Antiseptic Shampoo

This treatment applies to the following species:
Company: Covetrus North America

Chlorhexidine gluconate 4%, phytosphingosine salicyloyl 0.05%

Antiseptic shampoo for dogs, cats, and horses

For animal use only

Keep out of reach of children

Active Ingredients

Chlorhexidine gluconate 4%, phytosphingosine salicyloyl 0.05%.

Inactive Ingredients

Water, lauramine oxide, cocamidopropyl betaine, polyacrylate-1 crosspolymer, disodium oleamido MIPA-sulfosuccinate, decyl glucoside, glycolic acid, tetrasodium EDTA, fragrance, methylchloroisothiazolinone, methylisothiazolinone, FD&C yellow #6.

Properties: Phyto CHX antiseptic shampoo is formulated with chlorhexidine gluconate, an antibacterial and antifungal agent, for skin cleansing. This low-lather formula contains phytosphingosine, a pro-ceramide to help moisturize and support a healthy skin barrier.

Phyto CHX Antiseptic Shampoo Indications

For the management of dog, cat, and horse skin infections that are responsive to chlorhexidine gluconate.

Directions For Use

Bathe 2 to 3 times per week for 2 to 3 weeks, or as directed by your veterinarian. Wet the animal with cool water from the neck down and apply shampoo first on the skin abnormalities. Starting with a quarter-size amount of product, massage into the fur to reach the skin. Repeat until the entire body is lightly coated with shampoo. Leave shampoo on for 10 minutes before rinsing with cool water.

Cautions: For external use on dogs, cats, and horses only. Avoid contact with eyes. If eye contact occurs, rinse thoroughly and consult your veterinarian. If skin irritation occurs or increases, discontinue use and consult with your veterinarian. Wash hands after use.


Store at room temperature. Do not freeze.

Questions? (855) 724-3461

Distributed by: Covetrus North America, 400 Metro Place North, Dublin, OH 43017

Net contents:


Reorder #



8 fl oz (237 mL)



F38210D-US 18-O1-v2


REV: 0719

16 fl oz (473 mL)



F38230D-US 18-P1-v2


REV: 0719

CPN: 2050031.0

Toll-Free:   1-855-724-3461
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