Glutaraldehyde is a Medicine belongs to Disinfectant and preservatives group whose information about Brand can be referenced from   Book : Martindale    Page : 1753   Edition : 38,

  ►   Brandname : Cetylcide,G Cidex; ASEP:Glutarol; Cadicide

  ►  Strength : Solution with 2  %, Solution with 3.2  %, Gel with 10  %,

Reference of this Medicine for its Strength can be taken from   Book : Basic & Clinical pharmacology    Page : 898   Edition : 12, Martindale    Page : 1753   Edition : 38,
A Route of administration in pharmacology and toxicology is the path by which a drug, fluid, poison, or other substance is taken into the body. Routes of administration are generally classified by the location at which the substance is applied. Common examples include oral and intravenous administration.

  ►  Route of administration : Topical,
Reference :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 1753   Edition : 38,

Dosing of Medicine differ in Adult & Pediatrics ↓


Adult Dose

S.No Ailment   Route   Dose Min   Dose Max   Unit   Dosage Form   Frequency   Additional Info
1 Warts Topical 10 % Solution b.d.
2 Warts Topical 5 % Solution b.d.
3 Warts Topical 10 % Gel b.d.

Ref :-  Book : Martindale    Page : 1753   Edition : 38,




Pediatric Dose

S.No Ailment   Age Min   Age Max   Weight ( Kg ) Route   Dose Min   Dose Max   Unit   Dosage Form   Frequency  Additional Info  

Ref :- Book :
►  Side Effect : Burning pain in the mouth, throat, chest, and stomach, with inflammation, ulceration, and necrosis of mucous membranes, nausea, vomiting, haematemesis, blood-stained diarrhoea, haematuria, anuria, metabolic acidosis, vertigo, convulsions, , loss of consciousness, circulatory and respiratory failure. Glutaraldehyde vapour is irritant to the eyes, nose and upper respiratory tract and may cause coughing, dysphagia, spasm and, Oedema of the larynx, bronchitis, pneumonia, ,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 1753,1752   Edition : 38,

►  Drug Interaction : Drug interaction of Glutaraldehyde is with NA

  ►    Mechanism of Drug Drug Interaction :  ,
Ref :-   Book :    Page :    Edition : ,


►  Contraindication : NA
  ►  Mechanism of Action :   Glutaral is a bactericidal disinfectant that is rapidly effective against Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria. It is also effective against Mycobacterium tuberculosis, some fungi, and viruses, including hepatitis B virus and HIV, and is slowly effective against bacterial spores.,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 1753   Edition : 38,

Pathway of Dietry Product


​   ► Act.Comp / Nutrient / Food / Herb as follows :- NA


Dietry Substance Interactions


​   ► This Medicine interact with :- NA



ContraIndication Dietry Substance


​   ► This Medicine contraindicate with :- NA

►   Route of Elimination :   NA


►    Plasma Half-life :
  Min value :-   NA    Max value :-   NA


►    Peak Plasma Concentration :   Min value :-   NA    Max value :-   NA