Acriflex 0.25% Cream Acriflex is a cream which contains chlorhexidine gluconate, an antibacterial agent.
It can be used for the treatment of minor burns and scalds, scratches, cuts and abrasions, sunburn blisters and infected, cracked skin.
It can be used by adults, the elderly and children.
How to use
For external use only. Avoid contact with the eyes. Do not use in body cavities (e.g. mouth, vagina, inner ear).
Adults, the elderly and children:
For general use
• Apply freely and smooth gently into the affected skin.
For cuts, abrasions or burns
• Spread freely and if necessary cover with a dressing.
Hazards and Cautions
Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before using this medicine if you are pregnant, might be pregnant or are breastfeeding.
Possible side effects
Swelling of the face, lips, tongue and throat; a red itchy skin rash; wheezing or difficulty breathing; feeling faint and dizzy; a strange metallic taste in the mouth; collapse. You may be having an allergic reaction.
Keep out of the reach and sight of children.
Chlorhexidine gluconate 20% solution 1.25% v/w.