• Decrease font size
  • Return font size to normal
  • Increase font size
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Safety

  • Print
  • Share
  • E-mail

Phisohex (hexachlorophene 3 %) detergent cleanser

Detailed View: Safety Labeling Changes Approved By FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) -- July 2009

 

Summary View

 

CONTRAINDICATIONS

  • updated

PRECAUTIONS

Information for Patients
  • Statement concerning use on burned or denuded skin moved and revised
    • Phisohex must not be used for bathing infants unless specifically recommended by a physician. Infants may absorb the active compound in Phisohex more readily than older children and adults. Such absorption has been associated with central nervous system effects such as convulsions.