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Helps protect against harmful bacteria

Suitable for various personal hygiene needs

Dettol Liquid Antiseptic Disinfectant is a proven effective concentrated antiseptic disinfectant that kills bacteria and provides protection against bacteria which can cause infection and illness. It can be used for gentle antiseptic wound cleansing and disinfection and antiseptic skin cleansing. Alternatively, use on floors and hard surfaces around the home for a hygienic clean.


Product Features

How to Use

For douching (when medically advised):

  • Two teaspoonfuls of Dettol diluted in two pints of warm water.

More ways to use this product…

One tablespoonful of Dettol diluted in one pint of warm water. Saturate hair and scalp for 10 minutes, then shampoo.

Bathe the affected area daily with one tablespoonful of Dettol diluted in half a pint of warm water (not for eczematous conditions).

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Expert antibacterial protection
This antiseptic fights off bacteria which can cause infection and illnesses

Safety Instructions

  • If swallowed, wash out mouth and drink plenty of water or milk

  • If contact is made with the eyes, wash thoroughly with cold water

  • Keep out of reach and sight of children .

  • Under no circumstance should Dettol products be swallowed.



    Chloroxylenol 4.8% w/v as the active substance and Pine Oil, Isopropyl Alcohol and Caustic Soda Solution, Castor Oil


    • How does Dettol work?

      The active ingredient - Chloroxylenol - is an antiseptic and disinfectant. 

    • Can I use Dettol on open wounds?

      Though Dettol Antiseptic Liquid Original can indeed be used on wounds, dilute the formulation before applying. However, for best results we recommend the Dettol Wound Wash - a special formulation designed to clean cuts, gashes and lesions. 

    • Is Dettol Antiseptic antibacterial?

      Absolutely. Dettol Liquid Original is an antibacterial product that can be used on skin.