Antiseptics

Antiseptics proven to reduce infection and improve patient outcomes

HiBi® antiseptics from Mölnlycke Health Care stand for high quality protection. The active ingredient, chlorhexidine gluconate, is globally recognized as the gold standard in providing immediate protection with residual effect of up to six hours1. HiBi products help to prevent surgical site infections (SSIs)1, hospital-acquired infections (HAIs)2 and kill clinically relevant MRSA strains in just one minute (99.99 percent log reduction)3.

References

  1. Molnlycke Healthcare Report REPR0654 / JTanner et al. A fresh look at perioperative body washing. Journal of Infection Prevention. (2012) vol 13 11 - 15 / Aly R and Maibach HI; Applied and Environmental Microbiology (1979) 37; 610 – 613
  2. Hayek et al, J Hosp Infect. 1987; 10:165-172
  3. Mölnlycke Health Care Report REPR0145

Antiseptics

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