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DOUXO® Chlorhexidine
Mousse

A great option for dogs and cats who need treatment between baths and enjoy being massaged.  The mousse is non-sticky and dries quickly.  

DOUXO®  is used and recommended by U.S. veterinarians for dogs and cats with infections/inflammatory dermatological diseases.1

Uses:

DOUXO®  Chlorhexidine Mousse helps manage skin infections that are responsive to chlorhexidine and climbazole.   This no-rinse formula contains antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, antifungal, and moisturizing agents to help manage skin infections.

The mousse is especially great for cats and dogs that like to be massaged.

DOUXO® Chlorhexidine Mousse also contains Phytosphingosine, a pro-ceramide to help rebuild the natural ceramides in the skin that are critical in helping keep the skin healthy.  

The mousse can be used on the entire body or applied on small (localized) areas such as skin folds, paws, etc.

DOUXO® Mousse Protocol (with Shampoo)

Body weight

Under 11 lbs

12 - 88 lbs

Over 88 lbs

How many pumps?

1 for every 2 lbs

1 for every 4 lbs

1 for every 6 lbs

*The dosage can be doubled for long-haired breeds.

Directions:

Shake well before use. Brush the hair coat then apply on dry hair.

For localized application: Dispense 1 to 2 pumps in the hand and then apply on the targeted area, massage into the skin until fully penetrated. Do not rinse. Let air dry. Once dry, brush the hair coat again.

For whole body application: Dispense 1 or 2 pumps in the hand and then apply on the skin and hair. Massage into the skin until fully penetrated. Repeat as many times as necessary to cover the whole body, avoiding areas around the eyes and mouth. Do not rinse. Let air dry. Once dry, brush the hair coat again.

Apply every 3 days for 2 to 3 weeks or as recommended by your veterinarian. 

Note: Approximately 150 pumps per bottle

Cautions: For external use on dogs and cats only. Avoid contact with the eyes. In case of contact with eyes, rinse thoroughly and consult your veterinarian. If irritation occurs or increases, discontinue use and consult with your veterinarian.

Key Ingredients:

  • Chlorhexidine gluconate 3%: an antibacterial and antifungal agent 
  • Climbazole 0.5%: an antifungal agent
  • Phytosphingosine salicyloyl 0.05%: phytosphingosine (PS) is found naturally in the stratum corneum and some skin ceramides. PS applied topically can help restore the skin barrier.  It also has anti-inflammatory properties to help soothe skin irritations.

DOUXO®  products do not contain paraben.

Available Size:

  • 200 mL (6.8 fl oz)

1.BIO’SAT Quantitative Study of 250 veterinarians geographically representative of North American practices.   Dermatology Products for Cats and Dogs Among Veterinary Practitioners.  November 2016.

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OUR SOLUTION FOR THE TOPICAL MANAGEMENT OF SKIN INFECTIONS.

DOUXO®  Chlorhexidine helps manage skin infections responsive to chlorhexidine and climbazole*.   Cleans, soothes and repairs the skin barrier. *Micro-emulsion spray does not contain climbazole.

DOUXO® is among the leading topical brands used and recommended by U.S. veterinarians for dogs and cats with infections/inflammatory dermatological disease.1