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Generic Name: chlorhexidine gluconate
Dosage Form: topical solution

Medically reviewed by Last updated on Feb 1, 2019.

Active ingredient

Chlorhexidine gluconate solution, 4%




  • Surgical hand scrub: significantly reduces the number of microorganisms on the hands and forearms prior to surgery or patient care


For external use only

Do not use

  • If you are allergic to chlorhexidine gluconate or any other ingredients in this product

When using this product

  • Keep out of eyes, ears, and mouth. May cause serious and permanent eye injury if permitted to enter or allowed to remain
  • If contact occurs, rinse with cold water right away
  • Do not use routinely if you have wounds which involve more than the superficial layers of the skin

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • irritation, sensitization, or allergic reaction occurs. These may be signs of a serious condition

Keep out of reach of children.

If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.


  • Wet hands and forearms to the elbows
  • Clean under nails with pick provided.
  • Wet sponge and squeeze to work up lather
  • Scrub thoroughly for 3 minutes. Use the brush side to clean the nails, cuticles, and interdigital spaces between the fingers and the sponge side to scrub the hands and forearms
  • Rinse thoroughly
  • Scrub for an additional 3 minutes using the sponge side only. Wet sponge and squeeze to produce additional lather
  • Rinse thoroughly and dry with a sterile towel

Other information

  • Store at 20-25°C (68-77°F)
  • Avoid freezing and excessive heat above 40°C (above 104°F)

Inactive ingredients

cocamide DEA, fragrance POFL 147, glucono-delta-lactone, hydroxyethylcellulose, isopropyl alcohol, lauramine oxide, PEG-75 lanolin, purified water, tridecyl alcohol


Report serious side effects, call: 800-964-5227 M-F 8 AM-5 PM

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Cat. 4458A

NDC 57613-007-25

Scrub Care®

Chlorhexidine Gluconate Solution, 4% Surgical Hand Scrub

Surgical Scrub Brush-Sponge/Nail Cleaner with 4% Chlorhexidine Gluconate Topical Solution

Approximate Volume 25 ml

For Single, External Use Only

Note: See Side Panel for Drug Facts

Latex Free


30 Units (1 Sponge Brush and 1 Nail Pick per Unit)

Cardinal Health

McGaw Park, IL 60085 USA

Made in Mexico


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Drug Facts Panel

Scrub Care 
chlorhexidine gluconate solution
Product Information
Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:57613-007
Route of Administration TOPICAL DEA Schedule     
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient Name Strength
# Item Code Package Description
1 NDC:57613-007-25 30 POUCH (POUCH) in 1 CARTON
1 25 mL in 1 POUCH
Marketing Information
Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
NDA NDA019793 12/01/1998
Labeler - Productos Urologos de Mexico, S.A. de C.V. (812552219)
Name Address ID/FEI Operations
Productos Urologos de Mexico, S.A. de C.V. 812552219 MANUFACTURE
Productos Urologos de Mexico, S.A. de C.V.