By: Dr. Ben Kim
November 29, 2006
Some Products That Contain Triclosan

Abnormalities With The Endocrine System, Particularly With Thyroid Hormone Signaling:
Weakening Of The Immune SystemBirth DefectsUncontrolled Cell GrowthUnhealthy Weight Loss

If you are not yet aware of the potential dangers of triclosan, you should know that this antibacterial agent has been strongly linked to the following effects on human health:

Although triclosan is best known for its presence in many brands of antibacterial soap, it is also found in a wide variety of personal care and household products. According to, triclosan is found in the following products:

Dial® Liquid SoapTea Tree Therapy® Liquid SoapSoftsoap® Antibacterial Liquid Hand Soap
Provon® SoapClearasil® Daily Face WashDermaKleen® Antibacterial Lotion Soap
CVS Antibacterial SoapDermatologica® Skin Purifying WipesNaturade Aloe Vera 80® Antibacterial Soap
PHisoderm Antibacterial Skin CleanserClean & Clear Foaming Facial Cleanser

Dental Care:
Colgate Total®; Breeze® Triclosan MouthwashReach® Antibacterial ToothbrushJanina Diamond Whitening Toothpaste

DazzleSupre® Café Bronzer®Movate® Skin Litening Cream HQ
Mavala Lip BaseGarden Botanika® Powder FoundationPaul Mitchell Detangler Comb
TotalSkinCare Makeup KitJason Natural CosmeticsRevlon ColorStay LipSHINE Lipcolor Plus Gloss
Blemish Cover Stick

DeCleor Deodorant StickRight Guard Sport DeodorantQueen Helene® Tea Trea Oil Deodorant and Aloe Deodorant
X Air Maximum Strength DeodorantEpoch® Deodorant with CitrisomesOld Spice High Endurance Stick Deodorant
Nature De France Le Stick Natural Stick Deodorant

Other Personal Care Products:
Gillette® Complete Skin Care MultiGel Aerosol Shave GelAveeno Therapeutic Shave Gel
Murad Acne Complex® Kit®Diabet-x® Cream
T.Taio® Sponges And Wipes

First Aid:
SyDERMA® Skin Protectant Plus First Aid AntisepticSolarcaine®Nexcare® First Aid
11-1X1: Universal Cervical Collar with MicrobanFirst Aid/Burn CreamSkin Crack Care
HealWell® Night SplintFirst Aid Medicated Spray;

Farberware® Microban Steakknife Set And Cutting BoardsFranklin Machine Products FMP Ice Cream Scoop SZ 20 Microban
Chix® Food Service Wipes With MicrobanCompact Web Foot® Wet Mop Heads
Hobart Semi-Automatic Slice

Computer Equipment:
Fellowes Cordless Microban Keyboard And Microban Mouse Pad

Merrell ShoesSabatier Chef's ApronDickies SocksFruit Of The Loom SocksBiofresh® Socks

Children's Toys:
Playskool®Stack 'n Scoop WhaleRockin' RadioHourglassSounds Around Driver
Roll 'n' Rattle BallAnimal Sounds PhoneBusy Beads PalPop 'n' Spin TopLights 'n' Surprise Laptop

Bionare® Cool Mist HumidifierMicroban® All Weather Reinforced HoseThomasville® Furniture
Deciguard AB Ear PlugsAquatic WhirlpoolsBauer® 5000 Helmet
Miller Paint Interior PaintHolmes Foot Buddy® Foot WarmerQVC® Collapsible 40-Can Cooler
Blue Mountain Wall CoveringsEHC AMRail Escalator HandrailsCalifornia Paints®
Dupont® Air FiltersSan Luis BlanketsDurelle® Carpet Cushions
Advanta One Laminate FloorsJERMEX MopsJ Cloth® Towels


Triclosan Information: Natural News 7/1/2010 - Triclosan May Be Harmful To Health, Says FDA

Triclosan Information: Natural News 6/19/2012 - Natural Antibacterial Alternatives To Triclosan & Other Toxic Chemicals

Triclosan Information: Natural News 11/5/2012 - Deadly Antibacterial Chemical Triclosan Found In Human Breast Milk, Blood Plasma

Triclosan Information: Natural News 5/8/2013 - FDA Finally Gets Around To Conducting Safety Review On Triclosan

Triclosan Information: Natural News 5/12/2013 - Triclosan In Soaps, Toothpaste Never Received Approval From FDA

Triclosan Information: Natural News 12/20/2013 - FDA May Ban Antibacterial Soap Ingredients Such As Triclosan

Triclosan Information: Natural News 6/5/2014 - Minnesota Bans Triclosan From Soaps, Hygiene Products

Triclosan Information: Natural News 8/20/2014 - Triclosan, Chemical In Toothpaste Linked To Cancer

Triclosan Information: Natural News 9/23/2014 - Exposure To Triclosan In Pregnant Women Disrupts Male Fetal Development

Triclosan Information: Natural News 12/11/2014 - Triclosan Found To Induce Liver Cancer In Scientific Study

Triclosan Information: Natural News 2/27/2015 - Why We Need To Avoid This Antibacterial Chemical

Triclosan Information: Natural News 7/6/2017 - Researchers Discover Link Between Antibiotic Resistance And Triclosan

Triclosan Information: Health Freedom Alliance 3/20/2011 - Triclosan Worse Than Anti-Bacterial Benefits

Triclosan Information: Dr. Mercola 7/25/2011 - Could This Commonly Used Body Care Ingredient Imbalance Your Hormones?

Triclosan Information: Dr. Mercola 7/27/2011 - The Soap You Should Never Use - But 75% Of Households Do

Triclosan Information: Dr. Mercola 8/29/2012 - The Soap You Should Never Use - But 75% Of Households Do II

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