Bacteriostatic vs Chlorhexidine - What's the difference?

bacteriostatic | chlorhexidine |


As an adjective bacteriostatic

is of or relating to bacteriostasis or a bacteriostat.

As a noun chlorhexidine is

(pharmacology) a particular chemical antiseptic and bacteriostatic.

bacteriostatic

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Of or relating to bacteriostasis or a bacteriostat.
  • chlorhexidine

    Noun

    (-)
  • (pharmacology) A particular chemical antiseptic and bacteriostatic.