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  • Ipadine 2% Forte
    / Floris


    Active Ingredient *

    Status in Israel
    RX

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    Solution

    500 mL

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    Dosage

    For dermal use. The amount of solution to use will depend on the type of invasive medical procedure being performed and the preference of the clinician.


    Indications

    To be use in subjects aged 2 months and above for the disinfection of the skin prior to invasive medical procedures to help reduce bacteria that can potentially cause skin infection.


    Contra-Indications

    Known hypersensitivity to chlorhexidine, isopropanol or any other ingredients, especially in those with a history of possible chlorhexidine related allergic reactions.


    Special Precautions

    For external use only on intact skin.
    The solution is flammable. Do not use electrocautery procedures or other ignition sources until the skin is completely dry. Keep out of eyes, ears and mouth. The solution may cause serious or permanent injury if it comes into contact with these areas. Do not use for lumbar puncture or in contact with the meninges. In addition, direct contact with neural tissue or the middle ear must be avoided.
    Do not use on open skin wounds, broken or damaged skin or as a general skin cleaner. Please refer to the license holder for further details.


    Side Effects

    Allergic reaction or severe allergic reaction, including symptoms such as: wheezing, breathing difficulty, anaphylactic shock, swollen face, urticaria (itchy skin), itchiness and swelling, rash or local inflammation in the skin (rare).
    Please refer to the license holder for further details.


    Drug interactions

    The product is applied topically and the expected systemic activity is very low. No studies were performed to investigate its pharmacologic effects when used concomitantly with other medications.
    Please refer to the license holder for further details.


    Pregnancy and Lactation

    There are no studies with this product in pregnant or lactating women.
    Pregnancy: No effects during pregnancy are anticipated since systemic exposure to chlorhexidine gluconate and isopropanol is negligible. It may be used during pregnancy.
    Lactation: No effects on the breastfed newborn / infant are anticipated since the systemic exposure of the breast-feeding woman to chlorhexidine gluconate and isopropanol is negligible. The product may be used during breast-feeding.
    Fertility: The effects of chlorhexidine gluconate on human reproduction have not been studied. No effects on fertility are anticipated since systemic exposure to isopropanol is negligible.


    Overdose

    This product is indicated for use as a preoperative surgical skin preparation and will be administered in a controlled environment by qualified personnel. In addition, the product is administered to a localised body region and is not absorbed through the skin in any significant amounts. Therefore, the potential for an overdose with this product is low.


    Important notes

    After the initial opening of the bottle, it may be used for a period of 3 months, but no later than the expiry date of the preparation.


    Manufacturer
    Ben Shimon Floris Ltd, Israel
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