Glutaraldehyde- Indications, Dosage, Contraindications, ADRs

Category of Drug Glutaraldehyde is a Disinfectants drug
Mechanism of Action 
IndicationsGlutaraldehyde is a Disinfectants drug which is used for
1. Disinfection and sterilization of instruments and surfaces
2. Conditions like warts and
hyperhidrosis of palms and soles
Well Known
Pharmaceutical Brands
Available dosage formsSOLUTIONS 
ContraindicationsDamaged skin 
Precautions1. Minimize occupational exposure by adequate skin protection and measures to avoid inhalation of vapour
2. Lung damage; oral and
nasal lesions
3. If swallowed do not induce
Adverse Effects1. Nausea
2. Headache
3. Airway obstruction
4. Asthma
5. Rhinitis
6. Eye irritation and dermatitis and skin discolouration
Pregnancy Category 

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