Can antiseptic cream be used on cats?
Do not apply ointments, creams, disinfectants, or any other chemicals to the wound (unless directed by your veterinarian), as they can interfere with its eventual healing.
What is cat friendly antiseptic?
Antiseptics safe to use on cats include chlorhexidine diacetate or iodine as the active ingredient.
Is it safe to use Germolene on dogs?
I have used it both on myself and my dog, who has had a few small skin wounds. Please note that Chlorhexidine Digluconate can be very dangerous to dogs if they ingest it, so don’t use anywhere on an animal that they could lick it off. I used it on a small spot on my dog’s back which was safe as he could not get to it.
What happens if a dog licks Germolene?
Phenol. Phenol acts as a mild local anaesthetic in the cream, and if ingested, is toxic to your dog. If it comes into contact with your dog’s eyes can make them sore.
Can you put Germolene on your private parts?
You may use a soap substitute such as aqueous cream. Simply rinsing the area with water is fine. Avoid antiseptic creams such as Savlon or Germolene, as these are too harsh for genital skin and may delay healing.
Is it OK to put Germolene on cats?
Thank you for asking this question before applying Germolene! Germolene is an antiseptic cream that contains Phenol and Chlorhexidine Digluconate as active ingredients. Chlorhexidene is antibacterial and antifungal and is fine use on cats.
Can a pregnant woman use Germolene antiseptic cream?
• If you are allergic (hypersensitive) to phenol or chlorhexidine digluconate or any of the other ingredients of Germolene Antiseptic Cream (See section 6, Further information). You may use the cream if you are pregnant or breast-feeding but as with all medicines at this time, you should discuss it with your doctor first
Are there any side effects of using Germolene?
Frequent application of the cream to the ^ame area for long periods of time or over large areas of skin may lead to skin irritation. Ilf you are concerned about this, or if the cream Effects you in any other way, stop using Germolene Antiseptic Cream and teii your doctor or pharmacist immediately. Reporting of side effects:
Is it safe for cats to eat German chamomile?
While German chamomile is considered safe, English/Garden/Roman/True chamomile can cause contact dermatitis, vomiting, diarrhea, anorexia, and allergic reactions in pets. If your cat goes outside, avoid growing St. John’s Wort where he can consume it.
Is it safe to give my cat Germolene?
Discussion in ‘ Cat Health and Nutrition ‘ started by Shadow And Lightning, Aug 12, 2012 . soo anyone know? TCP goes cloudy in water doesn’t it which means it’s highly poisonous to cats and I would imagine germolene would sting as much if not more than salt water, so I would tell him to use salt water and nothing else.
Which is the best antiseptic for a cat?
TCP goes cloudy in water doesn’t it which means it’s highly poisonous to cats and I would imagine germolene would sting as much if not more than salt water, so I would tell him to use salt water and nothing else. Honey is the best natural antibiotic for wounds and most people have some in their cupboard.
Is it safe to give my cat human medications?
There are many human medications you should not give your cat because they are dangerous. Always consult a vet before giving your medicine to your cat. Human Medications Useful for Cats
Is it safe to use coal tar on cats?
Some reports say that it is safe at a dilution of 0.1 to 1%, but can only be used on parts of the cat he is unable to lick. Even then, I wouldn’t risk it when there are safer alternatives. These coal-tar derivatives are common in antiseptics, disinfectants, and household cleaners. They turn white when water is added.