Dettol Classic Antiseptic Liquid
Gentle antiseptic to kill germs on the skin
Dettol Antiseptic Disinfectant Household Grade - Cleanses & helps protect against infection from cuts, scratches & insect bites. - Kills germs on household surfaces. For use as a gentle antiseptic on the skin. Also suitable as a household disinfectant. - To feel refreshed and really clean, 30ml of Dettol Liquid may be used safely in the bath. - To freshen linen, nappies or other laundry items add 30ml of Dettol Liquid to the rinse cycle.
How to Use
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Prepare a 1:20 dilution using 20 mL (approximately 1 capful) of Dettol Liquid in 400 mL of water. Liberally cleanse the affected area with diluted Dettol Liquid until the area is wiped clean. Discard any unused mixture.
To feel refreshed and really clean, 30 mL of Dettol Liquid may be used safely in the bath. Not to be used when bathing babies under 9 months old, except on medical advice.
To freshen linen, nappies or other laundry items, add 30 mL of Dettol Liquid to the rinse cycle.
for household grade disinfection, prepare a 1:20 dilution using 20 mL of Dettol Liquid to 400 mL of water. Wipe down hard surfaces around the home. No need to rinse. Discard diluted solutions after use.
For external use only. Do not use undiluted liquid. Avoid contact with eyes. Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed seek medical advice. Do not mix with detergents or other chemicals. Do not use on high gloss acrylic surfaces.
How does Dettol work?
The active ingredient - Chloroxylenol - is an antiseptic and disinfectant.
Can I use Dettol on open wounds?
Though Dettol Antiseptic Liquid Original can indeed be used on wounds, dilute the formulation before applying. However, for best results we recommend the Dettol Wound Wash - a special formulation designed to clean cuts, gashes and lesions.
Is Dettol Antiseptic antibacterial?
Absolutely. Dettol Liquid Original is an antibacterial product that can be used on skin.