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If you experienced any harmful or unwanted effects of Peridex, please share your experience. This could help to raise awareness about Peridex side effects, identify uknown risks and inform health professionals and patients taking Peridex.

Examples: headache, dizziness


The most commonly reported Peridex side effects are:
Anxiety (1 reports)
Bone Loss (1 reports)
Low Blood Pressure (1 reports)
Tinnitus (1 reports)

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Peridex Side Effects reported to FDA

The following Peridex reports list potential signals of serious risks and new safety information that were identified using the FDA Adverse Event Reporting System (FAERS).
The FAERS is a database that contains information on adverse event and medication errors reports submitted to FDA by healthcare professionals (such as physicians, pharmacists, nurses and others), consumers (such as patients, family members, layers and others) and manufacturers.


The appearance of Peridex on this list does not mean that FDA has concluded that the drug has the listed risk. It means that FDA has identified a potential safety issue, but it does not mean that FDA has identified a causal relationship between the drug and the listed risk.

Convulsion, Movement Disorder, Heart Rate Increased, Hypoaesthesia, Respiratory Disorder, Tremor
on Mar 10, 2014 Male from US , 59 years of age, weighting 175.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Peridex ( Chlorhexidine Gluconate) 0.12% 3m. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Peridex side effects: convulsion, movement disorder, heart rate increased, hypoaesthesia, respiratory disorder, tremor. Peridex ( Chlorhexidine Gluconate) 0.12% 3m dosage: Oral Rinse Morning And Night Twice Daily Oral Rinse.

Ageusia
Patient was taking Peridex. Patient felt the following Peridex side effects: ageusia on Dec 05, 2012 from US Additional patient health information: Male , 87 years of age, was diagnosed with and. Peridex dosage: 1/2 Oz 2 X Day Po.

Oral Pain, Lip Erosion, Tongue Ulceration, Glossitis, Stomatitis
Adverse event was reported on Oct 11, 2012 by a Female taking Peridex (Dosage: N/A) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 67 years of age, weighting 295.0 lb, After Peridex was administered, patient encountered several Peridex side effects: oral pain, lip erosion, tongue ulceration, glossitis, stomatitis.

Fall, Decubitus Ulcer, Pelvic Pain, Pancytopenia, Clostridium Difficile Colitis, Urinary Tract Infection, Renal Failure Acute, Vomiting, Metastases To Bone
on May 14, 2012 Female from UNITED STATES , weighting 187.4 lb, was treated with Peridex /00133002/. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Peridex side effects: fall, decubitus ulcer, pelvic pain, pancytopenia, clostridium difficile colitis, urinary tract infection, renal failure acute, vomiting, metastases to bone. Peridex /00133002/ dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Neurontin (300 Mg, Tid)
  • Oxycodone Hydrochloride (5 Mg, Prn)
  • Protonix (40 Mg, Qd)
  • Velcade (2.7 Mg, Cyclic)
  • Velcade (2.7 Mg, Cyclic)
  • Antibiotics
  • Decadron (40 Mg, Cyclic)
  • Cytoxan
Patient was hospitalized.


Dehydration, Rash, Vomiting, Speech Disorder, Nausea, Skin Ulcer
on Dec 21, 2011 Male from UNITED STATES , 61 years of age, was treated with Peridex. Patient felt the following Peridex side effects: dehydration, rash, vomiting, speech disorder, nausea, skin ulcer. Peridex dosage: 12%.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Robitussin Dm (5-100mg/5ml Syrup 4hrs)
  • Sinequan (10mg/ml Every 4hrs)
  • Ativan (1df = 1tab .5mg Every 4hrs)
  • Compazine (1df= 1tab Of 10mg Every 6hrs)
  • Ativan (1df = 1tab .5mg Every 4hrs)
  • Prevacid (1df = 1cap)
  • Silvadene
  • Tylenol (1df = 1tab 8hr Sustained Release 2/d Prn)
Patient was hospitalized.

Swelling Face, Hypertension, Liver Disorder, Haemoptysis, Osteoarthritis, Osteonecrosis Of Jaw, Ilium Fracture, Haematemesis, Osteoporosis
Patient was taking Peridex. After Peridex was administered, patient encountered several Peridex side effects: swelling face, hypertension, liver disorder, haemoptysis, osteoarthritis, osteonecrosis of jaw, ilium fracture, haematemesis, osteoporosis on Mar 01, 2012 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , weighting 138.0 lb, . Peridex dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Aspirin
  • Simvastatin (20 Mg, Unk)
  • Metformin Hcl (500 Mg, Unk)
  • Multi-vitamins
  • Femara (2.5 Mg, Unk)
  • Zocor
  • Amaryl (2 Mg, Unk)
  • Anticoagulants


Ageusia
Adverse event was reported on Mar 01, 2012 by a Female taking Peridex (Dosage: N/A) was diagnosed with and. Location: UNITED STATES , 81 years of age, weighting 120.0 lb, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Peridex side effects: ageusia.

Osteonecrosis Of Jaw, Anxiety, Osteolysis, Gout, Haematochezia, Pulmonary Embolism, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, Osteoporosis, Spinal Osteoarthritis
on Nov 09, 2011 Female from UNITED STATES , weighting 184.0 lb, was treated with Peridex. Patient felt the following Peridex side effects: osteonecrosis of jaw, anxiety, osteolysis, gout, haematochezia, pulmonary embolism, type 2 diabetes mellitus, osteoporosis, spinal osteoarthritis. Peridex dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Simvastatin
  • Omeprazole
  • Neurontin
  • Lyrica
  • Lidocaine
  • Procrit /00909301/
  • Glipizide
  • Hydrochlorothiazide


Ischaemia, Anxiety, Bone Loss, Influenza, Nodule, Spinal Osteoarthritis, Gastrointestinal Mucosal Disorder, Life Expectancy Shortened, Anhedonia
on Aug 17, 2011 Female from UNITED STATES , weighting 99.98 lb, was treated with Peridex. After Peridex was administered, patient encountered several Peridex side effects: ischaemia, anxiety, bone loss, influenza, nodule, spinal osteoarthritis, gastrointestinal mucosal disorder, life expectancy shortened, anhedonia. Peridex dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Simavastatin (Unk)
  • Macrobid (100 Mg, Unk)
  • Tannic Acid (Unk)
  • Chlorhexidine Gluconate (Unk)
  • Diphenhydramine Hcl (50 Mg, Unk)
  • Tretinoin (Unk)
  • Bactrim
  • Zen


Activities Of Daily Living Impaired, Haemorrhage, Asthenia
Patient was taking Peridex. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Peridex side effects: activities of daily living impaired, haemorrhage, asthenia on Jul 19, 2011 from CANADA Additional patient health information: Female , 92 years of age, was diagnosed with and. Peridex dosage: N/A.

Osteonecrosis Of Jaw, Paraesthesia, Pain, Nephrolithiasis, Panic Attack, Infection, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, Deep Vein Thrombosis, Anxiety
Adverse event was reported on Jul 13, 2011 by a Female taking Peridex (Dosage: N/A) . Location: UNITED STATES , 70 years of age, Patient felt the following Peridex side effects: osteonecrosis of jaw, paraesthesia, pain, nephrolithiasis, panic attack, infection, type 2 diabetes mellitus, deep vein thrombosis, anxiety.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Coumadin
  • Simvastatin
  • Zometa (4 Mg, Qmo)
  • Clonazepam
  • Revlimid
  • Hydrochlorothiazide
  • Metoprolol Tartrate
  • Glipizide


Gingival Erythema, Pain, Decreased Interest, Osteolysis, Spinal Disorder, Metastases To Spine, Osteoarthritis, Bone Disorder, Gingival Infection
on Jun 14, 2011 Female from UNITED STATES , weighting 123.9 lb, was treated with Peridex. After Peridex was administered, patient encountered several Peridex side effects: gingival erythema, pain, decreased interest, osteolysis, spinal disorder, metastases to spine, osteoarthritis, bone disorder, gingival infection. Peridex dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Diovan (80 Mg, Qd)
  • Capecitabine
  • Amoxicillin (500 Mg, Tid)
  • Amoxicillin (500 Mg, Tid)
  • Amoxicillin (500 Mg, Tid)
  • Levaquin
  • Oxycodone Hcl
  • Neupogen


Renal Papillary Necrosis, Infection, Vomiting, Urinary Retention, Constipation, Dehydration, Abdominal Pain, Weight Decreased, Haematuria
on Apr 20, 2011 Male from UNITED STATES , weighting 109.7 lb, was treated with Peridex. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Peridex side effects: renal papillary necrosis, infection, vomiting, urinary retention, constipation, dehydration, abdominal pain, weight decreased, haematuria. Peridex dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Lemon (Unk)
  • Bisacodyl
  • Exjade (1875 Mg, Daily)
  • Blood Transfusion, Auxiliary Products
  • Keppra (8 Ml, Bid)
  • Folic Acid (1 Mg, Daily)
  • Zantac (10 Ml, Bid)
  • Drisdol (5 Ml, Every 3 Months)
Patient was hospitalized.

Cellulitis, Discomfort, Gingival Bleeding, Oropharyngeal Pain, Myalgia, Feeling Jittery, Dyspnoea, Decreased Appetite, Gingival Hyperplasia
Patient was taking Peridex. Patient felt the following Peridex side effects: cellulitis, discomfort, gingival bleeding, oropharyngeal pain, myalgia, feeling jittery, dyspnoea, decreased appetite, gingival hyperplasia on Apr 08, 2011 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , weighting 99.98 lb, . Peridex dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Tamoxifen
  • Simvastatin (20 , Daily)
  • Evoxac (30mg)
  • Tobradex (Unk)
  • Pravachol (20 Mg)
  • Macrobid (100 Mg)
  • Meclizine (12.5 Mg)
  • Chlorhexidine Gluconate (Unk)


Tooth Discolouration
Adverse event was reported on Apr 01, 2011 by a Female taking Peridex (Dosage: 1 Tbsp 3x Daily Top) was diagnosed with and. Location: UNITED STATES , 56 years of age, weighting 120.0 lb, After Peridex was administered, patient encountered several Peridex side effects: tooth discolouration.

Injury, Osteomyelitis, Fistula, Gingival Hyperplasia, Malaise, Laryngeal Oedema, Dizziness, Hiatus Hernia, Periodontal Disease
on Mar 11, 2011 Female from UNITED STATES , weighting 99.98 lb, was treated with Peridex. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Peridex side effects: injury, osteomyelitis, fistula, gingival hyperplasia, malaise, laryngeal oedema, dizziness, hiatus hernia, periodontal disease. Peridex dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Simvastatin (20 , Daily)
  • Fosamax (Unk)
  • Levaquin (500 Mg)
  • Alprazolam (0.25 Mg)
  • Tretinoin (Unk)
  • Faslodex
  • Propranolol Hydrochloride
  • Citalopram Hydrobromide


Pulmonary Embolism, Altered State Of Consciousness, Haemorrhoids, Prostate Cancer, Depression, Hypophagia, Prostatic Specific Antigen Increased, Atelectasis, Stress
on Mar 09, 2011 Male from UNITED STATES , weighting 405.7 lb, was treated with Peridex. Patient felt the following Peridex side effects: pulmonary embolism, altered state of consciousness, haemorrhoids, prostate cancer, depression, hypophagia, prostatic specific antigen increased, atelectasis, stress. Peridex dosage: Unk.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Hydrocort
  • Apap Tab
  • Dolasetron
  • Relafen (750 Mg Every 12 Hours)
  • Pantoprazole
  • Loperamide
  • Acyclovir (200 Mg, Unk)
  • Oramorph Sr (Unk)


Diarrhoea, Ageusia, Abdominal Discomfort, Muscular Weakness, Headache, Nausea, Dizziness, Somnolence
Patient was taking Peridex. After Peridex was administered, patient encountered several Peridex side effects: diarrhoea, ageusia, abdominal discomfort, muscular weakness, headache, nausea, dizziness, somnolence on Feb 16, 2011 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Male , weighting 162.0 lb, was diagnosed with and. Peridex dosage: 15ml Once Daily Dental.

Sensitivity Of Teeth, Tooth Deposit
Adverse event was reported on Jun 22, 2010 by a Male taking Peridex (Dosage: Capfull -1-2 Ml- Twice Per Day Po) was diagnosed with and. Location: UNITED STATES , 67 years of age, weighting 150.0 lb, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Peridex side effects: sensitivity of teeth, tooth deposit.

Blood Pressure Increased
on Aug 22, 2008 Female from UNITED STATES , 73 years of age, weighting 170.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Peridex. Patient felt the following Peridex side effects: blood pressure increased. Peridex dosage: Applies Topically To Two Teeth One Time Po.

Ageusia
on May 25, 2006 Male from UNITED STATES , 53 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Peridex. After Peridex was administered, patient encountered several Peridex side effects: ageusia. Peridex dosage: Oral Rinse Once Daily.

Ageusia
Patient was taking Peridex. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Peridex side effects: ageusia on Jun 26, 2006 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Male , 53 years of age, weighting 150.0 lb, was diagnosed with and. Peridex dosage: .15 Ml Once @ Night Every Day.

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Most drugs have a large list of nonsevere or mild adverse effects which do not rule out continued usage. These effects depend on individual sensitivity, and can include nausea, dizziness, diarrhea, malaise, vomiting, headache, dermatitis, dry mouth, etc. Check commonly reported side effects . These can be considered a form of pseudo-allergic reaction, as not all users experience these effects; many users experience none at all.

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Safety Alerts, Active Ingredients, Usage Information

Alternative PERIDEX Names:CHLORHEXI

Active Ingredient: CHLORHEXI

Peridex Dosage, Warnings, Usage.

Side Effects reported to FDA: 22

Peridex safety alerts: No

Reported hospitalizations: 2

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