This information is intended for use by health professionals
Savlon® First Aid Wash 0.5% w/v Cutaneous Spray, Solution.
Cutaneous spray, solution (Cutaneous spray)
For cuts, grazes, insect bites, minor wounds, spots, minor burns and scalds.
For topical application.
Adults, children and the elderly
Hold upright and spray from a distance of 2 to 4 inches on the affected area. Spray the affected area two or three times a day.
Hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients.
Prolonged and repeated administration may lead to hypersensitivity. Do not use if the skin is weeping or badly inflamed.
Avoid contact with the eyes. For external use only.
Keep all medicines out of the reach of children.
There are no clinically significant interactions.
The safety of First Aid Antiseptic Spray during pregnancy and lactation has not been established but it is not considered to constitute a hazard during these periods.
No adverse effects known.
Skin irritation may occasionally occur and hypersensitivity reactions may develop in certain individuals.
Reporting of suspected adverse reactions
Reporting suspected adverse reactions after authorisation of the medicinal product is important. It allows continued monitoring of the benefit/risk balance of the medicinal product. Healthcare professionals are asked to report any suspected adverse reactions via the Yellow Card Scheme at www.mhra.gov.uk/yellowcard
It is unlikely that systemic toxicity will result from the ingestion of First aid Antiseptic Spray, although it may give rise to gastrointestinal irritation. Treatment should be symptomatic.
Cetrimide is a quaternary ammonium disinfectant having bactericidal activity against both gram-positive and gram-negative organisms.
Anhydrous citric acid
Polythene bottle 100 ml with plastic spray pump of 50 microlitre dosage.
Hold upright and spray from a distance of 2 to 4 inches on the affected area.
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