Germolene Antiseptic Cream is a non-greasy cream that rubs into the skin easily. Its antiseptic action helps prevent infection and its soothing local anaesthetic numbs the pain helping to relieve itching and irritation of minor skin injuries. Germolene Antiseptic Cream is used to ease pain and help prevent infections of minor cuts and grazes minor burns scalds blisters stings and insect bites spots and chapped or rough skin.
The cream contains two active substances phenol and chlorhexidine digluconate. Phenol and chlorhexidine digluconate have antiseptic properties for the disinfection of skin wounds and burns. Phenol also has a local anaesthetic action for the relief of pain. The cream base helps to soften the skin and soothe irritation