Cetavlex® Cream

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Antiseptic Cream for Skin Disorders

How to use Cetavlex®

  • Apply liberally to the affected area.
  • In some cases, it may be necessary to cover the wound or burn with a clean dressing.

Legal category: GSL

Where to purchase Cetavlex®

Buy Cetavlex on Sk1n

is available at all good pharmacies

Product Information:

For full information about Cetavlex® please see the documents below.

The Summary of Product Characteristics, which may be downloaded below, is the most up to date version, revised May 2019. Due to the timing of regulatory changes this may vary from the documents on the MHRA website. If you have any queries, please contact us on +44 (0)191 375 9020.


Summary of Product Characteristics >


Patient Information Leaflet >


Abbreviated Prescribing Information >

Pack Sizes

50g Tube

Active Ingredients

Cetrimide 0.5% w/w

Studies with cetrimide have shown it to be active against a wide range of bacteria, both Gram positive and Gram negative, including Staph. aureus the commonest cause of infection in wounds and burns.

Adverse Effects

Adverse events should be reported. Reporting forms and information can be found at https://yellowcard.mhra.gov.uk. Adverse events should also be reported to Derma UK on +44 (0)191 375 9020