CET 0.12% Chlorhexidine Oral Rinse for Dogs & Cats
What is C.E.T. Oral Hygiene Rinse?
C.E.T. Rinse is a unique formulation of chlorhexidine and zinc, along with cetylpyridinium chloride to help fight plaque, maintain oral health, and freshen breath. It may be used with or without brushing. Available in a unique point-and-squeeze applicator bottle.
For: Cats and Dogs
- Effectively treats gum inflammation and bleeding
- No reported side effects
How it works:
Chlorhexidine Gluconate is an antiseptic used in mouth rinses to aid in reducing inflammation and bleeding of the gums.
When inflammation and/or bleeding subside, C.E.T. 0.12% Chlorhexidine Rinse should be discontinued and a regular home dental care program of brushing with animal toothpaste should begin.
C.E.T. 0.12% Chlorhexidine Rinse (Virbac)
Chlorhexidine gluconate (0.12%)
What is this product used for:
C.E.T. 0.12% Chlorhexidine Rinse is for use on dogs and cats for irrigation of the oral cavity before, during, and immediately after any dental procedure.
C.E.T. 0.12% Chlorhexidine Rinse is a non-prescription (OTC) product.
How this product should be used:
For best results, use an applicator such as a soft-bristled toothbrush. When using an applicator, place a small amount of the rinse in a container. Gently hold your pet's head and dip the toothbrush or other applicator in the rinse. Carefully brush your pet's teeth in a gentle, circular motion. Re-moisten the applicator as needed. When used as a rinse without the applicator, place the spout inside the corner of the mouth, slightly inside the cheek. Gently squeeze the bottle to place a small amount of the rinse between the cheek and gums. Massage the mouth to work the rinse over the teeth. Repeat this procedure on the other side of the mouth.
What are the side effects:
There are no reported side effects.
What special precautions are there:
When gingival inflammation and bleeding subside, C.E.T. 0.12% Chlorhexidine Rinse should be discontinued and a regular home dental care program of brushing with animal toothpaste should begin. Reversible teeth staining has been reported with prolonged use of this product. Keep out of the eyes and ears. This product is for veterinary use only.