A Hospital Grade Antiseptic Based on 5% Chlorhexidine Gluconate BP

  • Hospital grade antiseptic based on 5% chlorhexidine digluconate BP
  • Detergents for effective removal of superficial dirt and dermatophytic organisms
  • Combines powerful biocidal activity with safe action
  • Formulated for use in hospitals, nursing homes, first aid, midwifery, bathing & personal hygiene
  • Cleansing and antisepsis of surgical and other wounds
  • Cleansing and antisepsis of burns
  • Swabbing in obstetrics, gynaecology and urology
  • Cleansing and disinfection of equipment and instruments
  • Storage solution for thermometers and sterile instruments
  • Pre-operative skin disinfection – area of incision site or whole body
  • Personal hygiene and bathing


Use Dilution


  • Swabbing in obstetrics, gynaecology and urology
  • Disinfection and cleansing of burns
  • Storage solution for thermometers and sterile instruments

1:100 aqueous (0.05% W/V active)

Dilute Disinfex using sterile water

*Solution must be autoclaved before use on wounds, burns and broken skin

Cleansing and disinfection of:

  • Endoscopes
  • Catheters
  • Rubber appliances
  • Other equipment

1:10 aqueous (0.5% W/V active)

Immerse materials to be disinfected for 30 min. Thoroughly rinse instruments in sterile water using aseptic procedures before use on patients

  • Pre-operative skin disinfection
  • Emergency disinfection of hands
  • Emergency disinfection of clean instruments (2 min immersion)

1:10 alcohol (0.5% W/V active)

Dilute Disinfex using 70% ethanol

For external use only.

BS EN 1499: Test for the evaluation of bactericidal activity of pre-operative surgical scrubs and antiseptics used in hospital, community medical facilities and in dental institutions.

BS EN 1499 (1997): Hand / skin washing biocidal test

BS EN14204: Effectiveness against MTB

BS EN 1276: Effectiveness against MRSA

Composition Antiseptic blend of chlorhexidine digluconate, mild detergents & aromatic oils
Appearance Clear pink liquid
Odour Characteristic - floral
Density 1.0 – 1.1 g/mL
pH Value 5 – 7
Pack Size 5 L, 25 L, 200kg, 1000kg IBC

The information contained in this data sheet is believed to be accurate, but customers are advised to ensure that the product is suitable for their own purpose before they use it.

Skin Antiseptics

Chlorosept 5% Hexol Disinfex

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