Care Hydrogen Peroxide Solution 3% 10 vols is for use as a mild disinfectant for minor cuts, wounds and skin ulcers or as a mouthwash and gargle.
For skin disinfection – it can be used by adults, the elderly and children.
As a mouthwash and gargle – it can be used by adults, the elderly and children over 12 years.
Should only be used during pregnancy and breastfeeding if advised by a doctor.
For skin disinfection – dress the wound with cotton wool soaked in the peroxide. Not for use on large, deep wounds.
As a mouthwash and gargle – dilute a portion of the peroxide with twice the amount of water e.g 5ml of peroxide and 10ml of water. Rinse the mouth for 2-3 minutes. Repeat upto 3 times a day.