Ensuring proper usage of Avagard Surgical Hand Antiseptic with Moisturizer is essential for effective hand hygiene. Follow these guidelines for optimal results:
- Dispensing: Dispense a palmful of Avagard onto your hands. The amount should be sufficient to thoroughly cover all surfaces of your hands.
- Rubbing: Rub your hands together, ensuring that the antiseptic covers the front and back of both hands, including fingers and nails. Continue rubbing for at least 20 seconds.
- Fingertip Attention: Pay special attention to the fingertips and areas between fingers, as these are commonly overlooked spots where germs may reside.
- Complete Coverage: Ensure complete coverage of the hands until the product is dry. Do not wipe or rinse off the antiseptic during this drying period.
- Moisturized Finish: Experience the moisturizing benefits as Avagard dries, leaving your hands moisturized and nourished after each use.
- On-the-Go Application: Avagard is conveniently packaged for on-the-go use. Carry it with you to maintain hand hygiene wherever you are.
- Frequency of Use: Avagard can be used as frequently as needed for effective hand disinfection. Incorporate it into your daily routine, especially in situations where soap and water are unavailable.
- Children and Elderly: When applying Avagard to children or the elderly, ensure proper coverage and supervise the application to prevent ingestion or contact with eyes.
- Avoiding Moisture Interference: Avoid contact with water or other substances that may dilute the antiseptic during the drying period. This ensures the full efficacy of Avagard.
- Skin Sensitivity: If you have sensitive skin or experience any irritation, consider conducting a patch test before regular use. If irritation persists, consult a healthcare professional.
- Healthcare Setting: In healthcare settings, adhere to institutional protocols for hand hygiene, which may include specific guidelines for Avagard application.
- Storage: Store Avagard in a cool and dry place, away from direct sunlight. Check the product's expiration date and avoid using expired products.
- For external use only. Avoid contact with eyes. If contact occurs, rinse thoroughly with water. In case of irritation or adverse reactions, discontinue use and consult a healthcare professional.
By following these dosage and administration guidelines, you maximize the effectiveness of Avagard Surgical Hand Antiseptic with Moisturizer, ensuring proper hand hygiene and moisturization for healthier hands.