What is it
Dettol Liquid is an effective concentrated antiseptic solution that kills bacteria and protects against the germs which can cause infection and illness. It can be used for antiseptic cleansing of minor wounds caused by cuts, bites, grazes, insect stings; for dandruff, spots and pimples and if medically advised, for personal hygiene.
Please read the product information before use.
How to use Dettol Liquid: For application to the skin.
Wound cleansing: Wash the affected area with two and a half tea spoons (12.5ml) of Dettol liquid diluted in 1/2 pint (1/4 litre) water. Cover with dry gauze or lint.
Personal hygiene/douching: When medically advised: Two teaspoons (10mls) in 2 pints (1L) water.
Dandruff: One tablespoon in 1pt (1/2 L) warm water. Pour over scalp. Leave for 10 minutes before shampooing.
Spots and pimples: One tablespoon (15ml) in 1/2 pint (1/4 litre) of warm water. Bathe affected area daily. If contact is made with eyes, wash them thoroughly with cold water. If swallowed, wash out mouth and drink plenty of water or milk. In both cases, consult a doctor and take this bottle with you.
Warnings & Cautions
Do not use Dettol Liquid:
on eczema or similar dry skin conditions
if you are allergic to choroxylenol or any of the other ingredients
after the expiry date printed on the bottle
do not use undiluted
do not swallow
not recommended for use around cats
Active ingredients: Chloroxylenol 4.8% w/v
Also contains: Pine Oil, Isopropyl Alcohol and caustic soda solution. Also contains Castor Oil which may cause skin reactions.