Please note, this OEL/ADE monograph also applies to Hexamidine diisethionate (CAS RN 659-40-5) and Hexamidine dihydrochloride (50357-46-5). Hexamidine is a strong organic base and is an aromatic diamidine. It has antibacterial and antifungal properties and is available in preparations for the local treatment of minor infections. Hexamidine is an antiseptic drug used for dermatomycoses and superficial bacterial infections alone or in combination with clotrimazole. Hexamidine is also available in combination with tetracaine for the local treatment of inflammation limited to the oral and oropharyngeal cavity, such as pharyngitis, canker sores, stomatitis, and angina.
Affygility Solutions has an occupational exposure limit (OEL) and control band assignment for this active pharmaceutical ingredient (API). This monograph also contains the acceptable daily exposure (ADE) value.
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