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hexamidine topical
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Description

Hexamidine topical is an antiseptic and disinfectant used to treat skin infections caused by bacteria, fungi, and viruses. It is also used to treat skin conditions such as acne, eczema, and psoriasis. Hexamidine topical works by killing the microorganisms that cause the infection.

Common side effects of hexamidine topical include skin irritation, redness, itching, burning, and stinging. Rare side effects include skin discoloration, rash, and hives.

Brand names associated with hexamidine topical include:
  ▸  Hexamidine Isethionate (Hexamidine Isethionate)

- Hexamidine Diisethionate (Hexamidine Diisethionate)

- Hexamidine Disulfate (Hexamidine Disulfate)

- Hexamidine Dihydrochloride (Hexamidine Dihydrochloride)

- Hexamidine Monosulfate (Hexamidine Monosulfate)

- Hexamidine Monohydrate (Hexamidine Monohydrate)

Classifications
  • amidine
  • antiseptic
  • dermatological
  • disinfectant

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