Gamut Plus (Canada)This page contains information on Gamut Plus for veterinary use.
The information provided typically includes the following:
- Gamut Plus Indications
- Warnings and cautions for Gamut Plus
- Direction and dosage information for Gamut Plus
Gamut PlusThis treatment applies to the following species:
Bactericidal - Tuberculocidal - Fungicidal - *Virucidal
A ready-to-use, broad spectrum, multi-purpose decontaminant and disinfectant for use on inanimate objects in any critical care area where infection control and reducing the risk of cross-contamination is important.
CAUTION: AVOID CONTACT WITH SKIN AND EYES. KEEP FROM OPEN FLAME OR SPARK. KEEP OUT REACH OF CHILDREN. CORROSIVE.
Gamut Plus can be used to decontaminate or pre-clean critical or semi-critical medical devices PRIOR to appropriate sterilization/high-level disinfection. Gamut Plus can also be used to disinfect non-critical devices such as stethoscopes, stainless steel or plastic trays and alligator clips.
Gamut Plus is NOT to be used as terminal sterilant or high-level disinfectant on any surface or instrument that is introduced directly into the human body and comes into contact with
1) bloodstream or normally sterile areas of the body; or
2) mucous membranes, but does not ordinarily penetrate the blood barrier or enters normally sterile areas of the body.
Critical and semi-critical devices must be followed by an appropriate terminal sterilization or high-level disinfection process.
Herpes Simplex Virus Type I
Directions For Use
Pre-cleaning prior to disinfection:
Apply Gamut Plus directly to surface. Wipe surface until visibly clean.
Disinfection of NON-CRITICAL equipment and other surfaces:
Pre-clean prior to disinfection. For disinfection, apply Gamut Plus directly to surface, thoroughly wetting an area to be disinfected. Allow surface to remain wet at room temperature (20°C) for broad spectrum disinfection for 5 min. Follow by wiping surface with a clean paper towel. Discard towel.
Instrument decontamination/pre-cleaning solution:
Fill a container with Gamut Plus. Completely submerge instruments, cover and allow to soak before cleaning, terminal sterilization or high-level disinfection. Change solution as it becomes diluted or visibly soiled.
Instrument pre-transport decontamination/pre-clean spray:
Place instruments into a suitable container and thoroughly wet all surfaces by spraying with Gamut Plus. Cover and transport to appropriate cleaning area. Rinse and follow with appropriate cleaning and disinfection process.
Ultrasonic cleaning solution/manual cleaner:
Thoroughly pre-rinse objects under running water to remove visible gross debris. Immerse instruments in Gamut Plus and activate ultrasonic unit for a minimum of 5 minutes. For manual cleaning, immerse instruments in solution and scrub using a stiff bristle brush until visibly clean (objects should be submerged as scrubbed). Rinse thoroughly. Change solution as it becomes diluted or visibly soiled.
Disinfecting NON-CRITICAL instruments/devices:
Pre-clean prior to disinfection. For disinfection, completely submerge instrument/device in solution for 5 minutes at room temperature (20°C). Rinse or wipe dry prior to use. Change solution daily or more often as solution becomes diluted or visibly soiled.
FIRST AID TREATMENT:
If swallowed, drink large quantities of water. If contact with eyes or skin occurs, flush thoroughly for least 15 minutes with water (contains isopropyl and polyethoxylated alcohols). If ingestion or eye contact occurs, contact a physician or Poison Control Centre IMMEDIATELY.
Germiphene Corporation, Brantford, ON N3T 5M1
MADE IN CANADA
NAC No.: 12210701
6-1040 FOUNTAIN ST. N., CAMBRIDGE, ON, N3E 1A3
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