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      Umbilica Gel 10Gm

      Rs. 81.61

      Rs. 85.90



      Umbilica Gel Specification

      Requires Prescription (YES/NO)



      Chlorhexidine Gluconate

      Used For

      Bacterial Infection

      How it works

      Evidence from our study showed that application of chlorhexidine gel to the umbilical cord stump after cutting and during the first seven days reduced cord sepsis and neonatal mortality compared to control groups practicing dry cord care.

      Umbilica Gel Usage And Safety


      Chlorhexidine Gluconate

      Side Effects

      Severe allergic reactions. Signs include : • Raised and itchy rash (hives) , swelling sometimes of the face or mouth , difficulty in breathing , collapse or loss of consciousness • Redness or skin irritation around the umbilical cord.

      Drug Interactions

      Ask your physician or pharmacist for any drug interactions .


      It is a gel to prevent umbilical cord infections and should only be used in newborn babies.

      When not to Use

      Don’t use - If you are allergic to chlorhexidine or any of the other ingredients of this medicine .

      Umbilica Gel Precautions


      This medicine should only be applied to the umbilical cord stump and the skin around the base of the umbilical cord.

      Umbilica Gel Warnings

      Warning 1

      Do not swallow this medicine. Keep out of eyes and ears. If it goes into the eyes, wash out with clean water.

      Warning 2

      Seek medical advice immediately if your baby has redness or skin irritation around the umbilical cord when using this medicine.

      Warning 3

      Use carefully in babies born early (less than 32 weeks of pregnancy or weighing less than 1500 grams) because it is more likely to cause chemical skin burns or methaemoglobinaemia in babies born early .

      Umbilica Gel Additional Information

      Pregnancy category

      Always consult your physician before using any medicine.

      Storage (YES/NO)

      Store this medicine at room temperature, away from direct light and heat.

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