Hibiclens Skin Cleanser, Antiseptic/Antimicrobial - 8 fl oz
Item No. 4708618
Hibiclens antiseptic skin cleanser is strong enough to kill some of the toughest hospital germs but gentle enough for routine family hand-washing. It begins killing germs on contact 1 and continues killing up to 99% of germs for up to 24 hours 2 The active ingredient in Hibiclens, 4% chlorhexidine gluconate, binds safely to the skin, providing a germ-killing layer of protection without any sticky residueThat's why families rely on Hibiclens, the antiseptic skin cleaners used in hospitals and trusted by healthcare professionals for over 40 years, to help protect them from everyday germs. In fact, Hibiclens is the #1 pharmacist-recommended antibacterial soap 3.Make Hibiclens a part of your daily routine by placing a bottle at each sink in your home*. It's as simple and easy to use as any liquid soap 4 and gentle enough for daily use 5.* Younger children should be supervised when using Hibiclens and it should be kept out of eyes, ears and mouth.1. Paulson, Daryl S. Persistent and Residual Antimicrobial Effects: Are They Important in the Clinical Setting Infection Control Today 2005; Vol 9, No 42. MBT Study No. 582-106, Study Protocol # 518.104.22.168.123. https://www.otcguide.net/recommendations/antibacterial-soaps 4. Final Report 041101-201. Final Report 040907-1505. PRACs Report #R05-0225
|Product Name||Hibiclens Skin Cleanser, Antiseptic/Antimicrobial - 8 fl oz|
|Country of Manufacture||United States|
Directions Laundering/Cleaning Instructions Chlorhexidine Gluconate skin cleaners will cause stains if used with chlorinated products. Rinse completely and use only non-chlorine detergents. Use with care in premature infants or infants under 2 months of age. These products may cause irritation or chemical burns. Skin wound and general skin cleansing. Thoroughly rinse the area to be cleansed with water. Apply the minimum amount of the product necessary to cover the skin or wound area and wash gently. Rinse thoroughly. Surgical hand scrub. Wet hands and forearms with water. Scrub for 3 minutes with about 5 ml of the product with a brush. Rinse thoroughly under running water. Repeat. Dry thoroughly. Healthcare personnel handwash. Wet hands with water. Dispense about 5 ml of the product into cupped hands and wash vigorous manner for 15 seconds. Rinse and dry thoroughly. Patient preoperative skin preparation. Apply the product liberally to surgical site and swab for at least 2 minutes. Dry with a sterile towel. Repeat. Dry with a sterile towel.
Active Ingredients: Chlorhexidine Gluconate (4.0%). Purpose: Antiseptic. Inactive Ingredients: Fragrance, Gluconolactone, Isopropyl Alcohol (4%) w/v, Lauramine Oxide, Poloxamer 237, Purified Water and Red 40.
Warnings: For external use only. Do not use: if your are allergic to chlorhexidine gluconate or any other ingredients in this preparation; as a patient preoperative skin preparation of the head or face; in contact with the meanings; in the genital area; on wounds that involve more than the superficial layers of skin. When using this product: keep out of eyes, ears, and mouth (May cause serious and permanent eye injury if placed or kept in the eye during surgical procedures, or may cause deafness when instilled in the middle ear through perforated eardrums); if contact occurs in any of these areas, rinse with cold water right away. Stop use and ask a doctor if: irritation, sensitization, or allergic reaction occurs and lasts for 72 hours. These may be signs of a serious condition. Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact Poison Control Center right away. Other warnings: This package is tamper evident. If package is damaged, do not use.