ACRIFLEX

Brand name authorized in: United Kingdom

Active ingredients

The drug ACRIFLEX contains one active pharmaceutical ingredient (API):

1 Chlorhexidine
UNII R4KO0DY52L - CHLORHEXIDINE

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.

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Medicine classification

This drug has been classified in the anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) classification system as follows:

ATC code
Group title
Classification
Chlorhexidine
D Dermatologicals → D08 Antiseptics and disinfectants → D08A Antiseptics and disinfectants → D08AC Biguanides and amidines
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Medication package inserts

Below package inserts are available for further reading:

Title
Type
Country
Summary of Product Characteristics (SPC)
UK

Unique identifiers

This drug has been assigned below unique identifiers within the countries it is being marketed:

Country
Identification scheme
Identifier(s)
GB
Medicines & Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency
Identifier(s): 39935