Xortrim

Xortrim

cetrimide

Manufacturer:

Xorix

Distributor:

Xorix
Full Prescribing Info
Contents
Cetrimide.
Description
XORTRIM 1 contains Cetrimide (1% w/v).
XORTRIM 2 contains Cetrimide (2% w/v).
It contains an antiseptic that helps to prevent infection and aids healing.
Indications/Uses
General antiseptic and skin disinfectant for wounds, cuts and insect bites.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Apply to the affected area as required or as directed by physician.
Mode of Administration: Topical.
Overdosage
If ingested, may cause nausea and vomiting. Treatment should be symptomatic.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to the ingredients.
Special Precautions
Prolonged and repeated administration may lead to hypersensitivity. If this occurs, stop using the lotion and consult the physician.
Do not use if the skin is weeping or badly inflamed.
Avoid contact with the eyes, brain, meninges and middle ear.
For external use only.
It should not be used in body cavities (eg mouth, ear).
Use In Pregnancy & Lactation
Unknown.
Adverse Reactions
Hypersensitivity to cetrimide after repeated application.
Drug Interactions
Unknown.
Storage
Store below 30°C.
Keep container tightly closed.
Protect from light, heat and moisture.
Shelf-Life: 24 months.
ATC Classification
D08AJ04 - cetrimide ; Belongs to the class of quaternary ammonium compound antiseptics. Used in the treatment of dermatological diseases.
Presentation/Packing
Lotion (clear and colorless solution) 1% w/v x 125 mL. 2% w/v x 125 mL.
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