PerioGard (Chlorhexidine Gluconate Oral Rinse, 0.12%) is an oral rinse containing 0.12% chlorhexidine gluconate [N,N" -bis (4-chlorophenyl)-3, 12-diimino-2, 4, 11, 13-tetraazatetradecanediimidamide di-D-gluconate] in a base containing water, 11.6% alcohol, glycerin, polysorbate 20, flavor, sodium saccharin and FD&C blue no. 1. PerioGard Oral Rinse is a near-neutral solution (pH range 5-7). Chlorhexidine gluconate is a salt of chlorhexidine and gluconic acid, with a molecular formula of C22H30Cl2N1O•2C6H12O7 and a molecular weight calculated to be 897.77.
Precautions: Not for use by persons who are known to be hypersensitive to chlorhexidine gluconate or other formula ingredients. Can cause an increase in staining of teeth, calculus formation and alteration in taste perception. Should not be used during pregnancy unless clearly needed. Like all prescription drugs, use Colgate PerioGard under the care and supervision of a dentist or physician.
Contains 0.12 % Chlorhexidine Gluconate
PerioGard Oral Rinse should not be used by persons who are known to be hypersensitive to chlorhexidine gluconate or other formula ingredients.
To be used as per the directions of a dentist or a physician.
- Anti-microbial oral rinse that helps fight gingivitis
- Contains 0.12 % Chlorhexidine Gluconate, proven effective potent anti-microbial
- Promotes healing of swollen or irritated gums
- Safe and effective
- Fresh mint taste
- No dilution required
- Spill-free cap