ACRIFLEX

Found in: United Kingdom

Active ingredients

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Active Ingredient
Description
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Chlorhexidine is an antimicrobial agent, active against a broad spectrum of Gram-positive and Gram-negative organisms, yeasts, fungi, opportunistic anaerobes and aerobes. Chlorhexidine is mainly a “membrane-acting” agent that destroys the outer membrane of the bacteria. It is inactive on bacterial spores unless the temperatures are high.

Medicine classification

ATC Code
Title
Class
Chlorhexidine
D Dermatologicals → D08 Antiseptics and disinfectants → D08A Antiseptics and disinfectants → D08AC Biguanides and amidines

Identifiers

Authority
Identifier(s)
Medicines & Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (GB)
Identifier(s): 39935