Benzalkonium Chloride Topical Solution 50pct Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Benzalkonium Chloride: Topical solution (50%)

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What is this Medicine?

BENZALKONIUM CHLORIDE (ben zal KOE nee um klor ide) is an antiseptic. It is used prior to surgical procedures or for minor wound care to reduce risks of infection. It may be used for cold sore care.

In-Depth Information

Benzalkonium Chloride 50% Topical Solution

NDC: 053245178
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Burns, Urologic Irrigation, Skin Antisepsis, Skin Abrasion, Wound Management

Storage Information
Store in a cool, dry place
Protect from light
Benzalkonium Chloride 50% Topical Solution

Reported Side Effects for Benzalkonium Chloride 50% Topical Solution

Allergic Skin Reaction Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Skin Irritation Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Vaginal Irritation Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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