Preventing and treating infection of the skin and tissue. It may also be used before and after surgery or to treat cuts, abrasions, and skin ulcers. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.
Sodium Hypochlorite is a topical antimicrobial. It works by killing sensitive bacteria.
Contact your doctor or health care provider right away if any of these apply to you.
Some medical conditions may interact with Sodium Hypochlorite . Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you have any medical conditions, especially if any of the following apply to you:
Some MEDICINES MAY INTERACT with Sodium Hypochlorite . However, no specific interactions with Sodium Hypochlorite are known at this time.
This may not be a complete list of all interactions that may occur. Ask your health care provider if Sodium Hypochlorite 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 Sodium Hypochlorite 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 Sodium Hypochlorite .
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:
Mild skin irritation.Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; 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.Proper storage of Sodium Hypochlorite :
Store Sodium Hypochlorite at room temperature, between 68 and 77 degrees F (20 and 25 degrees C), in a tightly closed container. Do not freeze. Store away from heat and light. Keep Sodium Hypochlorite out of the reach of children and away from pets.
This information is a summary only. It does not contain all information about Sodium Hypochlorite . 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.