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TCP Liquid 50ml

Product code: 0247015
  • General Sales List Medicine
£3.30
(incl VAT)

What Is TCP Antiseptic Liquid?

TCP is a mild, aqueous liquid antiseptic and it gets its name from its original chemical name, Trichlorophenylmethyliodosalicyl, although this has not been used as the active ingredient since the 1950's.

What Are The Active Ingredients In TCP Antiseptic Liquid?

TCP Antiseptic Liquid now comprises of Phenol 0.175% w/v and Halogenated Phenols 0.68% w/v. TCP is one of the most well-known and trusted brands of antiseptic in the UK.

What Can TCP Antiseptic Liquid Be Used For?

TCP Antiseptic Liquid has a number of uses. It fights infection and eases pain, and can be used for conditions including:
  • Sore Throats - the liquid can be diluted one part TCP with 5 parts water and gargled to relieve symptoms of a sore throat
  • Mouth Ulcers - Apply undiluted to mouth ulcers three times a day
  • Boils, Spots and Pimples - Apply undiluted every 4 hours using a cotton bud or cotton wool
  • Cuts, Grazes, Bites and Stings - Dilute one part TCP liquid with one part water and apply as necessary

What Other Applications Can TCP Be Bought As?

TCP is also available as an antiseptic cream, an antiseptic ointment and can also be bought as a spray-on plaster.