Cleansing skin and wound areas. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.
Hibiclens Liquid is a topical antimicrobial. It works by reacting with the microbial cell surface, destroying the cell membrane, and killing the cell.
Contact your doctor or health care provider right away if any of these apply to you.
Tell your health care provider if you have any medical conditions, especially if any of the following apply to you:
Some MEDICINES MAY INTERACT with Hibiclens Liquid. However, no specific interactions with Hibiclens Liquid are known at this time.
Ask your health care provider if Hibiclens Liquid may interact with other medicines that you take. Check with your health care provider before you start, stop, or change the dose of any medicine.
Use Hibiclens Liquid as directed by your doctor. Check the label on the medicine for exact dosing instructions.
Ask your health care provider any questions you may have about how to use Hibiclens Liquid.
All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor side effects. Check with your doctor if any of these most COMMON side effects persist or become bothersome:
Skin irritation, itching, or redness.Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue).
This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088. You may also report side effects at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch.
Contact 1-800-222-1222 (the American Association of Poison Control Centers), your local poison control center (http://www.aapcc.org), or emergency room immediately. Hibiclens Liquid may be harmful if swallowed.Proper storage of Hibiclens Liquid:
Store Hibiclens Liquid at room temperature, between 68 and 77 degrees F (20 and 25 degrees C). Avoid excessive heat above 104 degrees F (40 degrees C), and light. Keep Hibiclens Liquid out of the reach of children and away from pets.
This information is a summary only. It does not contain all information about Hibiclens Liquid. If you have questions about the medicine you are taking or would like more information, check with your doctor, pharmacist, or other health care provider.