Microshield 5 Chlorhexidine Concentrate when diluted can be used as a pre-and post-operative skin preparation and umbilical cord disinfection.
Add 100ml of product to 150ml of distilled water and make up to IL with ethanol (96%).
For pre and post-operative skin preparation and for umbilical cord disinfection:
Dilute as above. Wet swab and apply to affected area for 2 minutes. Let it dry.
Store below 25°C
Contains Chlorhexidine Gluconate 5% w/v (equivalent to Chlorhexidine 28.1g/L)
For external use only. Keep out of reach of children.
Avoid contact with eyes. If in eyes, rinse well with water.
Mild irritation may occur; stop use if it becomes severe.
Solutions are not for ophthalmic, bladder, peritoneal or surgeon’s dip bowl usage. MICROSHIELD 5 must not come into contact with brain, meninges, middle ear or syringes and needles to be used for spinal injections.
Do not mix with detergents or other chemicals except ethanol as indicated.
Do not use after the expiry date