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FDA Warns of Serious Allergic Reactions Caused by Common Skin Antiseptic

Wednesday, February 8, 2017  
Posted by: Kate Gagne
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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is warning health care professionals and patients that rare, but very serious allergic reactions have been reported with commonly-used skin antiseptic products containing chlorhexidine gluconate, which is mainly found in over the counter products to clean and prepare the skin before surgery and before injections in order to help reduce bacteria that potentially can cause skin infections. Learn More

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