Registration Date 16 Oct 2016

GAMMEX® Non-Latex Antimicrobial


Medicine Medical Supplies

Anti-microbial Glove


NPD Conjectured


Ag Nanoparticle /Nanopowder CAS Number : 7440-22-4


Proven effective against viruses and bacteria During in vitro laboratory testing, GAMMEX® Non-Latex Antimicrobial: Kills >99% of a hepatitis C virus surrogate following 5 minutes of exposure Kills 99.9% of HIV-1 strain Mn2 following 5 minutes of exposure Kills between 99% and >99.999% of 6 common infectious bacteria causing healthcare facility–associated infection, comprising gram-positive, gram-negative, and drug-resistant bacteria following 5 minutes of exposure A hybrid of in vivo and in vitro laboratory testing confirms that the internal antimicrobial coating remains active against Staphylococcus aureus after 2 hours of wear. Kind on hands No evidence of skin sensitization observed during in vivo laboratory testing Tested in accordance with ISO 10993: Biological Evaluation of Medical Devices, Part 10: Tests for Irritation and Delayed-type Hypersensitivity SPECIAL FEATURES Unique coating containing CHG for antimicrobial action in the event of a glove breach Synthetic polyisoprene glove offering latex-like comfort, strength, grip and dexterity Safe for latex-sensitive (Type I) Healthcare Professionals and Patients Polymer lining with hydrophilic and hydrophobic elements for easy donning and changing with wet and dry hands

Anti-bacterial Activity Anti-microbial activity

Manufacturer's Description

GAMMEX® Non-Latex Antimicrobial deliver protection even when a glove breach goes unnoticed.1 Realized through extensive Ansell research and development, the glove features a unique inner coating — containing chlorhexidine gluconate (CHG) for ongoing antiviral and antibacterial action.