Instructions for use / handling: Dequalinium chloride vaginal tablets contains excipients which do not dissolve completely, such that remains of the tablet are occasionally found in the panties. This is of no importance for the efficacy of Dequalinium chloride vaginal tablets.
In rare cases of a very dry vagina, it is possible that the vaginal tablet does not dissolve and is discharged by the vagina as intact tablet. As consequence, the treatment is not optimal. However, this is not harmful to the vagina. For prevention, the vaginal tablet can be moistened with a drop of water before insertion into a very dry vagina.
Patients should use a sanitary towel or panty liner. There is no change in colour of the underwear. Patients should be instructed to change their underwear and flannel daily and launder them at a temperature of at least 80°C.
Patients should not use vaginal douches or rinses during treatment with Dequalinium chloride vaginal tablets.
Incompatibilities: Dequalinium chloride vaginal tablet is incompatible with soaps and other anionic surfactants, with phenol and with chlorocresol.