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Some formulations of alcohol and chlorhexidine do not kill them easily, tests have shown, although chlorine does.
At the end of the study, researchers found that coconut oil was as effective as chlorhexidine in reducing the presence of the bacteria Streptococcus mutans.
The disinfectant chlorhexidine and antibiotic mupirocin can also have adverse effects on patients — especially premature babies in the ICU, whose skin and neurological systems are still developing.
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Origin and Etymology of chlorhexidine
First Known Use: 1957See Words from the same year
medical Definition of chlorhexidine
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