Hexiclo

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Hexiclo Information

Hexiclo is a prescription medicine that is available as a Mouthwash. Gingivitis are some of its major therapeutic uses. The alternative uses of Hexiclo have also been explained below.

Medical history of the patient along with age and gender determines the dosage of Hexiclo. Individual symptoms and route of administration also determines the right dosage. Refer to the dosage section for a detailed discussion.

The side effects typically associated with Hexiclo include Dyspepsia, Pharyngitis. Besides the aforementioned side effects, there are other adverse effects of Hexiclo as well, which are listed below. Such side effects of Hexiclo normally do not last long and go away once the treatment is completed. However, if these continue for a longer time, consult your doctor right away.

Hexiclo's effect during pregnancy is Unknown and Unknown while nursing. In addition, Hexiclo's effects on the liver, heart and kidney are discussed below in the Hexiclo related warnings section.

The section on Hexiclo contraindications lists all such conditions.

Drug reaction of Hexiclo with other medicines has been reported. See below for a complete list.

In addition to the above precautions for Hexiclo, it is important to know that it is safe while driving, and is habit-forming.



Hexiclo Benefits & Uses

Hexiclo is used to treat the following -

Other Benefits

Hexiclo Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

Find the right dosage based on disease and age

Age Group Dosage
Adult
  • Disease: Gingivitis
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: 15 ml
  • Dosage Route: Topical
  • Frequency: 2 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: rinse mouth for 30 seconds and spit out the solution
Geriatric
  • Disease: Gingivitis
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: 15 ml
  • Dosage Route: Topical
  • Frequency: 2 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: rinse mouth for 30 seconds and spit out the solution

Hexiclo Related Warnings

  • Is the use of Hexiclo safe for pregnant women?


    It is not known what effect Hexiclo will have on pregnant women, because no research work has been carried out on this till date.

    Unknown
  • Is the use of Hexiclo safe during breastfeeding?


    There is no research available on the side effects of Hexiclo in breastfeeding women. Therefore, its impact is unknown.

    Unknown
  • What is the effect of Hexiclo on the Kidneys?


    Hexiclo is not harmful for kidneys.

    Safe
  • What is the effect of Hexiclo on the Liver?


    Hexiclo is not harmful for the liver.

    Safe
  • What is the effect of Hexiclo on the Heart?


    Very few cases of side effects of Hexiclo on the heart have been reported.

    Mild


Severe Interaction of Hexiclo with Other Drugs

Hexiclo should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Mild



Hexiclo Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Hexiclo unless your doctor advises you to do so -



Frequently asked Questions about Hexiclo

  • Is this Hexiclo habit forming or addictive?


    Forming a habit of Hexiclo has not been reported.

    No
  • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


    Yes, you can comfortably use machinery or drive after taking Hexiclo since it will not make you feel sleepy.

    Safe
  • Is it safe?


    Hexiclo should be used only after doctor's advice.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
  • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


    No, Hexiclo cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

    No

Hexiclo Interactions with Food and Alcohol

  • Interaction between Food and Hexiclo


    Information is not available on the interaction of any foods with Hexiclo, due to a lack of research on this.

    Unknown
  • Interaction between Alcohol and Hexiclo


    Taking [medicine] and alcohol at the same time may lead to mild side effects. Contact your doctor right away if you observe any side effects.

    Mild


Frequently asked Questions about Hexiclo

Question almost 5 years ago

Does Hexiclo kill ringworm?

Dr. Ram Saini MD, MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Hexiclo kill ringworm. Ringworm is a fungal infection, it has been reported that Hexiclo is effective against the fungal infection. Hexiclo kill by fungi by interfering its integrity of cell wall and cell membrane causing death.

Question about 5 years ago

How to use Hexiclo?

Dr. Kapil Sharma MBBS , General Physician

Rinse Hexiclo 1-2 times in a day for at least 30 seconds or as advised by your doctor. Do not swallow this drug.

Question about 5 years ago

Is Hexiclo safe to use?

Dr. Ajay Kumar MBBS, MD , General Physician

Yes, Hexiclo is safe to use, if it is used in the prescribed amount for a specified time as advised by the doctor. However, few side effects are observed such as taste change and staining teeth. Do not hesitate to inform your doctor if you are facing any of the above.

Question over 4 years ago

Does Hexiclo cause mouth ulcer?

Dr. Rahul Poddar MBBS, DNB, MBBS, DNB , General Surgery

No, Hexiclo does cause mouth ulcer. In fact, it helps in relieving the mouth ulcer by reducing inflammation due to infection.

Question over 5 years ago

How does Hexiclo work?

Dr. Bharat MBBS , General Physician

Hexiclo contains chlorhexidine gluconate which works by killing the harmful microorganism and germ which spread the infection.



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This medicine data has been created by -

Vikas Chauhan

B.Pharma, Pharmacy
5 Years of Experience


References

KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 900



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