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ExSept Plus - Skin Antiseptic
• Electrolytically produced Sodium Hypochlorite
Active Ingredient: Sodium Hypochlorite (NaOCL) 0.114%
Inert Ingredients: Sodium Chloride (NaCl) 1.7%, Purified Water (H2O) q. s.

Indications for Renal Use: Mechanical cleansing, debridement and removal of foreign material from ALL CATHETER EXIT SITES.

Effective: Skin cleansing agent.
Safe: Non sensitizing, non allergenic, reduces irritation.
Compatible: Can be used with all catheters currently on the market.
Versatile: Can be used on the skin anywhere antimicrobial action is needed.
Stable: For 180 days once opened.

 

  • Table of Antimicrobial Activity
  • Catheter Dressing Change
  • Fistula Cannulation Prep
  • PT Exit Site Dressing Change
  • MSDS
  • Products
TABLE OF ANTIMICROBIAL ACTIVITY
Germ Strains CFU/ml KE% Time in minutes
  1' 5'
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  

 

 

 

CENTRAL VENOUS CATHETER DRESSING CHANGE

SUPPLIES
• ExSept Plus Solution
• (1) Sterile package of 2x2 gauze pad
• (2) Sterile 4x4 gauze pads (Two sterile 2x2 gauze pads can be substituted)
• Chux sheet
• (2) Sterile fields or sterile underpads
• Sterile gloves
• Non sterile gloves
• Dressing: occlusive or non occlusive according to clinic protocol
• Staff face shield
• Patient mask

PROCEDURE

  • Patient should don a face mask. Staff member should wash hands and use appropriate PPE.

  • Place under pad under the catheter. Open sterile field onto a newly cleaned surface or chux sheet.

  • Carefully open 2x2, 4x4 gauze pads and dressing onto sterile field.

  • Saturate gauze pads with ample amounts of ExSept Plus. (4x4: 8 - 12 ml; 2x2: 3 - 5 ml)

  • Staff should put on clean non sterile gloves.

  • Carefully remove old dressing from the catheter site and discard.

  • Assess exit site according to clinic protocol.

  • Remove non sterile gloves.
    • Staff should wash hands and put on sterile gloves before cleaning exit site.

  • Take one of the ExSept Plus saturated 4x4 gauze pad and clean exit site starting at the center and move in a circular motion outwards to a radius of at least 2 inches from the exit site.

  • Repeat with the second ExSept Plus saturated 4x4 gauze pad.

  • Wait two minutes for site to dry.

  • Place sterile 2x2 gauze pad over the exit site, then place the dressing taking care not to kink the catheter.

PREPARATION OF GRAFT / FISTULA FOR CANNULATION

SUPPLIES
• ExSept Plus Solution
• (2) packages of sterile 2x2 gauze pads
• Chux sheet
• Non sterile gloves
• Staff face shield

PROCEDURE

  • Have the patient wash their access site prior to sitting in the dialysis chair. Staff member should wash hands and use appropriate PPE.

  • On a clean chux sheet or under pad carefully open both packages of sterile 2x2 gauze pads keeping pads on sterile wrappers.

  • Saturate both sets of 2x2 gauze pads with ample amounts of ExSept Plus (3 - 5 ml).

  • Put on clean non sterile gloves.

  • Take one saturated ExSept Plus 2x2 gauze pad and clean the exit site starting at the center and moving in a continuous circular motion outwards to a radius of at least 2 inches covering the insertion site.

  • Take the second ExSept Plus saturated 2x2 gauze pad and clean the venous site starting at the center and moving in a circular motion outwards to a radius of at least 2 inches covering the insertion site.

  • Wait 2 minutes before cannulating.

  • Initiate dialysis treatment as per clinic protocol.

PERITONEAL DIALYSIS EXIT SITE DRESSING CHANGE

SUPPLIES
• ExSept Plus Solution
• Sterile 4x4 gauze pads
• Sterile cotton swabs
• Chux sheet
• (2) Sterile fields or underpads
• Sterile gloves
• Non sterile gloves
• Dressing: occlusive or non occlusive according to clinic protocol
• Staff mask
• Patient mask
• Tape

PROCEDURE

  • Patient should don a face mask. Staff member should wash hands and use appropriate PPE.

  • Staff should put on non sterile gloves, and assist the patient with placing a sterile under pad beneath their catheter.

  • Open sterile field onto newly cleaned surface or chux sheet.

  • Carefully open 4x4 gauze pads, cotton swabs and dressing onto sterile field.

  • Saturate 4x4 gauze pads and cotton swabs with ample amounts of ExSept Plus (8 - 12 ml).

  • Assess exit site according to clinic protocol.

  • Remove non sterile gloves, wash hands, and put on new sterile gloves.

  • Using sterile cotton swab, remove dried blood and exudates from the exit site. Discard old swab and use new swab to repeat until exit site is clean.

  • Take (1) one ExSept Plus saturated 4x4 gauze pad and clean the exit site starting at the center and moving in a circular motion outwards to a radius of at least 2 inches from the exit site. Repeat with a new ExSept Plus saturated 4x4 gauze pad until the site is clean.

  • ExSept Plus must remain on the skin for 2 minutes before applying dressing.

  • Carefully apply dressing according to clinic protocol.

  • Tape as needed.

ExSept Plus MSDS (Material Safety Data Sheets)

ExSept Plus MSDS (Material safety Data Sheets)ExSept Plus 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, Ractive data, Physical data and Disposal considerations.

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ExSept Plus

ExSept Plus - Skin Antiseptic
Product Description Packaging  
15104 100 ml Bottles 24 / Case  
15108 250 ml Bottles 24 / Case  
15107 200 ml Spray Bottles 24 / Case  
15117 500 ml bottles 12 / Case