Cetylpyridinium Chloride (CPC)
Use of CPC

The use of CPC has been included in the SARS-Cov-2
spread prevention protocols of dental clinics


Before undergoing examination, patients must rinse for 1 minute with 0.05-0.1% cetylpyridinium chloride

  • Good practice guidelines in dental clinics. Measures for the prevention of SARS-CoV-2 transmission(27th JUNE 2020). Ministry of Health. Ministry of Labour and Social Economy. General Dental Council of Spain.


  • Operational instructions for dental activity during phase 2 of the COVID-19 pandemic. (13th May2020). Ministry of Health - Italy (CAO, ANDI, AIO).

  • In healthcare environments, where the risk of contagion is greater: Chlorhexidine + CPC

  • In house and/or out of this healthcare environment: CPC 0.05-0.1%