Chlorhexidine 4% Surgical Handwash 500mL MICROSHIELD

Antiseptic & Burns Products

SKU: 62640

Antiseptic skin cleanser for external use, hand and body washing.
A chlorhexidine Gluconate surgical wash which is both mild on the skin
and highly effective in reducing microbial counts on the skin.


  • Chlorhexidine wash Gluconate aqueous antiseptic skin cleanser
  • Active ingredient is 4% w/v Chlorhexidine Gluconate
  • Contains non-ionic surfactants, emollients and moisturizers specially selected
    for their mildness to skin and their compatibility with chlorhexidine Gluconate
  • The activity of chlorhexidine Gluconate is formulation dependent

Chlorhexidine Gluconate Actions

  • Absorbed through the bacterial cell wall obstructing its permeability
  • Interferes with the cell's physiological activity leading to its destruction
  • Provides cumulative and residual protection against micro-organisms
  • Active against most Gram positive and negative bacteria
  • Active against lipophilic viruses