Chlorhexidine bigluconate - 16 mg (chlorhexidine bigluconate is used as a solution (concentration of 20%));
Microcrystalline cellulose for medical purposes - 16.5 mg
Pregelatinized corn starch - 16.5 mg
Low molecular weight povidone - 11.0 mg
Stearic acid - 5.5 mg
Lactose monohydrate - 484.5 mg.
A local antiseptic with a predominantly bactericidal effect against gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria has a fungicidal and virucidal effect (against lipophilic viruses).
It is active against protozoa, gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria, viruses, including Treponema pallidum, Chlamydia spp., Ureaplasma spp., Neisseria gonorrhoeae, Trichomonas vaginalis, Gardnerella vaginalis, Bacteroides fragilis, Herpes simplex type 2.
Some strains of Pseudomonas spp., Proteus spp. Are weakly sensitive to the drug, and acid-resistant forms of bacteria and bacterial spores are also resistant. Chlorhexidine does not interfere with the functional activity of lactobacilli. It remains active (although somewhat reduced) in the presence of blood, pus.
Systemic absorption with intravaginal administration is negligible.
Treatment of bacterial vaginosis, colpitis (including non-specific, mixed, trichomonas).
Prevention of infectious and inflammatory complications in obstetrics and gynecology (before surgical treatment of gynecological diseases, before childbirth and abortion, before and after the installation of the intrauterine device (IUD), before and after diathermocoagulation of the cervix, before intrauterine studies).
Prevention of sexually transmitted infections (chlamydia, ureaplasmosis, trichomoniasis, gonorrhea, syphilis, genital herpes) - use no later than 2 hours after intercourse.
Hypersensitivity to the drug.
For children, it is recommended to use Hexicon® D, 8 mg vaginal suppositories.
Allergic reactions, itching of the vagina that occur after discontinuation of the drug are possible.
Hexicon is not compatible with detergents containing an anionic group (saponins, sodium lauryl sulfate, sodium carboxymethyl cellulose) and soaps.
The presence of soap can inactivate chlorhexidine, so the soap residues must be thoroughly washed off before using the drug.
How to take, course of administration and dosage
For the prevention of sexually transmitted diseases, 1 soup is prescribed once.
The drug should be used no later than 2 hours after sexual intercourse.
For treatment, 1 soup is prescribed. 2 times a day for 7-10 days.
If necessary, prolongation of therapy up to 20 days is possible.
External genitalia does not affect the effectiveness and tolerance of vaginal hexicon® tablets, because the drug is used intravaginally.
It is possible to use during menstruation, because Hexicon® tablets retain their activity, although somewhat reduced, in the presence of blood, pus and other biological fluids.
Vaginal tablets 16 mg.
On 5 or 10 tablets in a blister strip packaging from a film of polyvinyl chloride and aluminum foil printed varnished.
1, 2 blister packs of 5 tablets or 1 blister pack of 10 tablets together with instructions for medical use of the drug are placed in a pack of cardboard.
In a dry, dark place at a temperature of no higher than 25 ° C.
Keep out of the reach of children.