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octenisan® wash lotion

Hypoallergenic antimicrobial hair and body wash containing octenidine
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  • mild and gentle wash lotion for the skin and hair
  • for whole body washing against MDRO
  • suitable as a daily preventive bath against enveloped viruses (e.g. coronaviruses)
  • suitable for all skin types
  • skin-neutral pH value
  • free of artificial colours and perfume


octenisan® wash lotion is a mild, antimicrobial wash lotion for skin and hair reduces the colonisation of skin with bacteria including MDRO (MRSA, ,VRE, ESBL, etc.) but without drying the skin out. Based on its selected active ingredients that are kind to the skin and absence of artificial colouring and perfume. octenisan® wash lotion is suitable for all skin types and especially for patients who tend to have allergies.


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Application areas
  • for whole body washing (incl. hair washing and showering) that is gentle to the skin
  • suitable for all skin types, even skin that is sensitive to soap or susceptible to allergies
  • for mild and gentle, washing of patients prior to surgery
  • washing amputation stumps as well as support for infection
  • prevention and avoidance of relapses and secondary infections
  • especially suitable for use on intensive care and infection wards
Instructions for use

When washing patients apply octenisan® wash lotion undiluted to a damp facecloth and rub evenly on the appropriate parts of the body for about 1 minute and rinse off. When showering or washing hair octenisan® wash lotion should be used like commercially available products.

Microbiological efficacy

octenisan® wash lotion has proven efficacy:

  • In accordance with modified EN 12054 for MRSA isolates, Enterococcus hirae, Pseudomonas aeruginosa and E. coli in 1 min.
  • In a practical trial on skin artificially contaminated with S. epidermidis with recommended exposure time: 1 min.
Product data

Aqua, Cocamidopropylamine oxide, PEG-7 Glyceryl cocoate, Glycerin, Hydroxyethylcellulose, Lactic acid, Octenidine HCl, Allantoin.

Thanks to its balanced formulation of various active ingredients incl. Octenidine and Allantoin, octenisan® has good skin-care properties.

Special advice


For external use only. Do not swallow.

Do not apply if allergies to one of the ingredients are known or suspected

Do not use in combination with anionic surfactants

do not use in combination with products containing PVP-iodine

Avoid contact with eyes. If in eyes, rinse well with water.

Mild irritation may occur; stop use if it becomes severe.

Do not mix with other soas, ointments, oils, enzymes etc.

Do not use after the expiry date.

Information for ordering
Item Delivery form Item no.
octenisan® wash lotion 100 ML 48/Carton 70000930
octenisan® wash lotion 150 ML 30/Carton 70001762
octenisan® wash lotion 500 ML 20/Carton 70000931
Accessories Item no.
dosing pump for 500 ML / 1 L 180 303
plastic wall bracket (500 ML square bottle) 134 411