What is Chlorhexidine gluconate 4% solution?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Hibiclens Hibiscrub


See also: Hibiclens

Chlorhexidine gluconate 4% solution is a topical antibiotic used as a skin cleanser. It is active against gram-positive and gram-negative organisms, facultative anaerobes, aerobes, and yeast.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 2
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Chlorhexidine gluconate 4% solution

Side effect Patients Percentage
Dry skin 2
Pain 1
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 1
Usually 1
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 2
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 2
Not specified 1
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