Alcavis 50 - High Level Disinfectant
• Electrolytically Produced Sodium Hypochlorite
• Active Ingredient: Sodium Hypochlorite (NaOCL) 0.55%
• Inert Ingredients: Sodium Chloride (NaCl) 9.0%, Purified Water
Indications for Use:
All catheter caps and connections, medications poet and peritoneal dialysis set disinfection.
High level disinfectant, fast acting, active against bacteria, fungi, spores, mycobacteria and viruses.
Can be used with all catheters and connectors currently on the market.
Stable: for 180 days once opened
- Table Of Antimicrobial Activity
- Central Venous Catheter Prep
- Transfer Set Change
- Disinfection Of Medication Port
|TABLE OF ANTIMICROBIAL ACTIVITY|
|Germ||Strains||CFU/ml||KE%||Time in minutes|
|Staphylococcus aureus||SG 511||108||100|
|Streptococcus faecalis||ATCC 10541||108||100|
|Escherichia coli||NCTC 8196||108||100|
|Klebsiella pneumoniae||ATCC 13883||108||100|
|Proteus vulgaris||NTCT 4635||108||100|
|Pseudomonas aeruginosa||ATCC 15442||108||100|
|Mycopacterium smegmatis||NCTC 333||108||100|
|Candida albicans||ATCC 2091||108||100|
|Herpes simplex virus||type I, VR 260||*||>99.9|
|*Ask for test report details|
PREPARATION OF CENTRAL VENOUS CATHETER FOR INITIATION AND DISCONTINUATION OF HEMODIALYSIS TREATMENT
• Alcavis 50
• (2) packages of sterile 4x4 gauze pads
• Chux sheet
• Sterile underpad
• Non sterile gloves
• Staff face shield
• Patient mask
Staff member should wash hands and comply with clinic PPE. Patient should don a face mask.
A sterile underpad should be placed under the catheter.
On a chux sheet, carefully open both packages of 4x4 gauze pads keeping pads on sterile wrappers.
Saturate both sets of 4x4 gauze pads with ample amounts of Alcavis 50 (8 - 12 ml).
Put on clean, non sterile gloves.
Carefully place the catheter venous port in an Alcavis 50 saturated 4x4 gauze pad and scrub the catheter end and port for 1 minute.
Carefully place the catheter arterial port in an Alcavis 50 saturated 4x4 gauze pad and scrub the
catheter end and port for 1 minute. Make sure to rub in an agitating motion when cleaning ports.
Carefully wrap the arterial port in an Alcavis 50 saturated gauze pad.
Carefully wrap the venous port in an Alcavis 50 saturated gauze pad. Leave each port wrapped for at least 1 minute.
Carefully unwrap the catheter ports for initiation of dialysis treatment per clinic protocol.
Repeat this process for the discontinuation of the dialysis treatment per clinic protocol
TRANSFER SET CHANGE USING ALCAVIS 50
• Alcavis 50
• Sterile gloves (2)
• (3-4) packages of sterile 4x4 gauze pads
• Sterile drapes (2)
• Plastic clamp without teeth
• Transfer set and other supplies to complete exchange
• Masks (2)
• Sterile cup or tray
Have patient remove transfer set from clothing. (Do not disconnect transfer set)
Place plastic clamp on the peritoneal catheter.
Staff member should wash hands and don appropriate PPE. Patient should don a face mask.
Open sterile drape.
Open lid of sterile cup and fill with 100 ml's of Alcavis 50.
Open all packages of sterile 4x4's. Saturate gauze pads with ample amounts of Alcavis 50 (8 - 12 ml/gauze pack).
Have patient pick up catheter and transfer set.
Nurse should place the sterile drape under the catheter-transfer set connection. Patient should drop catheter onto sterile field.
Open new transfer set and minicap and maintain sterility.
Put on sterile gloves.
Pick up first set of 4x4's saturated with Alcavis 50 and scrub the connection between transfer set and patient catheter maintaining contact for one minute.
Next refer to Option 1 or Option 2 below.
Option 1 Using the second set of 4x4's saturated with Alcavis 50, wrap the connection ensuring contact for one minute. Carefully twist and separate transfer set from catheter.
Option 2 Using dry sterile 4x4's , carefully twist and separate the connection and drop the patient catheter end into the sterile cup filled with Alcavis 50. Submerge catheter end completely for one minute. Replace sterile gloves if cup exterior is not sterile.
Pick up new transfer set, maintaining sterility, and apply new transfer set to catheter.
Make sure the connection is tight.
Discard used supplies.
DISINFECTION OF MEDICATION PORT
• Alcavis 50
• (1) package of sterile 2x2 gauze pads
• PPE according to clinic's protocol
Staff member should wash hands and comply with clinic PPE.
Saturate 2x2 gauze pads with ample amounts of Alcavis 50 (3 - 5 ml).
Aseptically place Alcavis 50 saturated 2x2 gauze pads on port to be disinfected.
Leave gauze pads on port for 2 minutes.
Remove gauze pads and continue according to clinic protocol.
Alcavis 50MSDS (Material Safety Data Sheets)
Alcavis 50 Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) include information concerning; Generic Product Identification, Health hazard data, Hazardous ingredients, Preparation Information, Special protection and precautions, spill or leak procedures, Fire and explosion data, Physical data and Disposal considerations.
|Alcavis 50 - A high level disinfectant compatible with silicone and polyurethane catheters, connectors and caps|
|15501||500 Ml Bottles||12 / Case|
|15502||200 Ml Spray Bottles||4 / Case|
|15508||250 Ml Bottles||24 / Case|