How does hexachlorophene interact with other medications?

Using topical products that contain alcohol can counteract the antibacterial activity of hexachlorophene. No food or drug interactions have been reported with hexachlorophene. However, that does not mean that interactions are not possible. You should tell your doctor about all of the medicines you are taking, including prescriptions, over-the-counter medications, vitamins and herbal supplements, before starting hexachlorophene in order to avoid a possibly serious reaction.

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