ChloraPrep - the innovative skin
antiseptic solution MHRA product license no. 31760/0002

ChloraPrep is a simple but effective single-dose, hands-off, ampulised applicator which has revolutionized skin preparation in hospitals.

  • one step
  • single patient use
  • sterile
  • non-touch
  • skin antiseptic system

ChloraPrep is the only licensed – 2% Chlorhexidine Gluconate,
70% Isopropyl Alcohol preparation for skin antisepsis.



Applicator Features / Benefits

  • Patented wings facilitate easy activation
  • Triangular head allows precise prepping around catheter lines
  • Patented pledget controls flow of solution
  • Patented delivery device provides hands-off application and can help reduce cross-contamination
  • Foam sponge allows for gentle friction application
  • Glass ampules protect CHG molecule from degredation and maintain 2-year shelf life
  • Sterile applicator facilitates aseptic technique
  • Latex free and non-allergenic
  • Peel packaging is easy to open

ChloraPrep ® Features / Benefits

  • Contains chlorhexidine (CHG) = Persistent antibacterial activity in presence of blood and organic matter - for at least 48 hrs
  • Contains alcohol (IPA) which provides rapid activity and a 30 second dry time for dry sites, 1 minute dry time for moist sites
  • Clear solution provides vascular visualization
  • Dual action solution is less irritating than traditional iodophors