Description and Brand Names

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US Brand Name

  1. Phisohex


Hexachlorophene is a topical antibacterial cleanser. It is used to clean the skin before surgery to prevent the spread of infection. It works like a detergent to cleanse the skin by killing or preventing the growth of bacteria.

This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Liquid
  • Powder for Suspension
  • Foam