13.9.4 Oxidisers and dyes
Not for oral use
1 tablet to be dissolved in 4 litres of water to provide a 0.01% (1 in 10,000) solution (BNF)
Potassium permanganate stains; keep out of contact with clothing, fabrics etc. It may be irritant if the solution is too strong.
Do not use a ceramic basin or bath as these will stain.
- First Line Drugs
- Second Line Drugs
- Specialist Initiated or Recommended Drugs
- Specialist Initiated Drugs with Shared Care Guidelines
- Specialist Only Drugs
- Mixed Status