Aa
A
A
Close
This expert forum is not accepting new questions. Please post your question in one of our medical support communities.
Avatar universal

chlorhexidine prescription

why chlorhexidine mouthwash is prescribed only twice daily?
Read more
Discussion is closed
Cancel
Follow
Upvote - 0
1 Answers
Page 1 of 1
748543 tn?1463449675
it is a topical antibiotic and should only be used for short periods of time, like right after surgeries, or gum work.  It will stain teeth dark brown, so it is not recommended for long term use.

H.Nassery, DMD
Discussion is closed
Cancel
Comment
A
A