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Chloraseptic citrus

The generic name: for phenol topical is [fee-noltop-ikal].
Brand names include: castellani paints, cepastat, chloraseptic cherry, chloraseptic citrus, chloraseptic cool mint,… Show all 33 brands
Drug class: topical anaesthetics

What is Chloraseptic citrus?

Chloraseptic citrus can be used to protect the skin against infection caused by minor wounds or scrapes.Chloraseptic citrus can be used to treat dandruff.Phenol topical is used to temporarily relieve minor mouth irritation or pain, sore neck, or canker sores.Chloraseptic citrus may be used in other ways not mentioned in this guide.

Side effects of Chloraseptic citrus

If you experience any of the following signs and symptoms of an allergic reaction: hives, difficulty breathing and swelling to your lips, face, tongue or throat. Seek medical assistance immediately!You may experience less serious side effects or none at all.There may be other side effects. Call your physician if experiencing side effects; for medical advice regarding side effects call your provider. Additionally, the fda can be reached at 1-800-fda-1088 in order to report side effects.


Follow the instructions on the label or those prescribed by your doctor.

Before you take this drug

If you have an allergy to the product, do not use it.If you suffer from allergies or medical conditions, ask your doctor or pharmacist whether chloraseptic citrus can be used.Avoid applying this medication to areas of the breast that could come into contact with your baby's mouth if you are breastfeeding.

How to take Chloraseptic citrus?

Follow the instructions on the label or those prescribed by your doctor.Chloraseptic citrus comes in a variety of forms. These include liquids, swabs, ointments, sprays, and lozenges. Please read and follow the instructions for use that come with your medication. If the instructions do not make sense to you, talk with either your physician or pharmacist immediately.Before using any medicine, always read and follow all instructions listed on its label.

As needed, chloraseptic citrus can be applied directly to the skin. Cleanse the area before applying.You can test a small amount to see if you have an allergic reaction before using chloraseptic citrus.Chloraseptic citrus should not be used on serious burns or deep wounds. Apply to small areas of skin. Avoid applying a bandage to the treated area.Use chloraseptic orange in the mouth as needed, once every two hours. Children aged 6–12 years should not exceed 10 lozenges per 24 hours.Never use chloraseptic citrus on the lips if the product is intended for skin use.Spray directly into your mouth or throat to use chloraseptic citrus spray in the mouth. After 15 seconds, spit out the medicine. Avoid swallowing the spray.

Chloraseptic citrus can be used as a mouthwash. Gargle or swish it for 15 seconds, and then spit out the liquid. Do not swallow liquid.Hold the chloraseptic citrus lozenge in your mouth and let it dissolve slowly.If you experience new or worsening pain, redness, or swelling while using this medication in your mouth or on your skin, seek medical attention if the symptoms persist or get worse. These include a rash or fever.If your sore or persistent throat persists after two days or you have a high fever, headache, nausea, or vomiting, call your doctor.Do not let a child under 12 years of age use this medication without adult supervision.Store away from moisture or heat. Store at room temperature, away from moisture and heat.Each chloraseptic citrus swab can only be used once.Some forms of topical phenol can stain clothing and skin. Avoid spilling the medication.

What happens if i miss the dose?

Do not take the missed dose. Use your next dose as usual. Do not take two doses in one go.

What happens if i overdose?

Overdoses of chloraseptic citrus are not considered dangerous. If anyone accidentally swallows the medication, seek emergency medical care or call poison help at 1-800-222-1222.

What should be avoided?

Avoid getting chloraseptic citrus into your eyes.

Interaction with other drug

Other drugs that you take are unlikely to affect the medicine applied to your skin. Many drugs interact with each other. Inform your healthcare provider about the medicines you take, including prescriptions and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.