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Preoperative CHG Cloth on Healthy Subjects

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT02291601
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : November 14, 2014
Results First Posted : April 30, 2021
Last Update Posted : April 30, 2021
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Medline Industries

Brief Summary:
Evaluate the effects of CHG cloth on the reduction of bacteria on the skin.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Surgery Drug: Chlorhexidine Gluconate Other: Vehicle Drug: DynaHex-2 Phase 3

Detailed Description:
Examine the antimicrobial cloth effects on normal flora bacteria of the abdomen and groin area post CHG application.

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 879 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: Assessment of the Antimicrobial Efficacy of 2% CHG Cloth Preoperative Skin Preparation
Study Start Date : October 2014
Actual Primary Completion Date : September 2015
Actual Study Completion Date : September 2015

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Chlorhexidine Gluconate Cloth
2% CHG, single application
Drug: Chlorhexidine Gluconate
comparison with other CHG products
Other Name: CHG

Placebo Comparator: Vehicle Cloth
Excipients on cloth
Other: Vehicle
Excipients of CHG product only.
Other Name: Control

Active Comparator: Active Chlorhexidine gluconate solution
Dynahex 2% CHG
Drug: DynaHex-2
2% CHG solution
Other Name: CHG 2% Solution

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Percent Responder Rates of Bacterial Reduction on the Abdomen and Groin Sites [ Time Frame: 10 minutes to 8 hours ]

    Percent of abdomen and groin sites that achieve a 2-Log or 3-Log reduction respectively of bacterial flora from baseline.

    Note: The number of participants in each treatment group (abdomen and/or groin) can vary depending on whether participants achieved qualifying microbial levels on the abdomen and groin at baseline.

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Ages Eligible for Study:   16 Years and older   (Child, Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Males or Females
  • 16 years of age or older
  • Signed informed consent
  • Good Health
  • Six inches of abdomen and groin areas without tattoos, or skin disorders

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Dermatological Conditions
  • Sensitivity to latex
  • Sensitivity to CHG

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT02291601

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United States, Montana
Butte, Montana, United States, 59701
Sponsors and Collaborators
Medline Industries
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Principal Investigator: C Beausoleil BS
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Responsible Party: Medline Industries Identifier: NCT02291601    
Other Study ID Numbers: R13-052
First Posted: November 14, 2014    Key Record Dates
Results First Posted: April 30, 2021
Last Update Posted: April 30, 2021
Last Verified: April 2021
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: Yes
Plan Description: Data to be shared with FDA
Keywords provided by Medline Industries:
Preoperative surgical skin preparation
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Chlorhexidine gluconate
Anti-Infective Agents, Local
Anti-Infective Agents
Dermatologic Agents