3M™ Avagard™ D Instant Hand Antiseptic, 9222C is an emolient-rich moisturizing lotion that instantly kills 99% of harmful bacteria. It helps to provide rapid bactericidal action against a broad spectrum of microorganisms, while the moisturizer helps maintain the skin's integrity and prevent skin breakdown.
Avagard™ D Instant Hand Antiseptic is uniquely formulated to be non-drying and non-irritating to skin, even with multiple daily use. Emollient-rich formulation helps prevent skin break down and has shown to improve hand hygiene compliance when included as part of a multi-dimensional program.
- Instantly kills more than 99% of harmful bacteria
- Helps maintain the skin's integrity and helps prevent skin breakdown
- Dries quickly without leaving hands feeling sticky
- Compatible with CHG
- Effective against MRSA and VRE antibiotic-resistant bacteria, based on in vitro testing on specific strains
- Meets the CDC Guidelines for hand hygiene in healthcare settings
- Reference:1APIC Guideline for Handwashing and Hand Antisepsis in Health Care Settings, 1995. Larson, E.L. 2CDC Guideline for Handwashing and Hospital Environmental Control, 1985. Julia S. Garner; Martin S. Favero, Hospital Infections Program Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.