Label: AVAGARD D- alcohol lotion

  • NDC Code(s): 48878-0231-7
  • Packager: 3M ESPE Dental Products
  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: OTC monograph not final

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  • Active Ingredient

    Ethyl Alcohol, 61% w/w

  • Purpose


  • Uses

    instant healthcare personnel hand antiseptic

    • reduces bacteria that potentially can cause disease
    • recommended for repeated use
  • Warnings

    Flammable, keep away from fire or flame.

    For external use only

    When using this product

    • Keep out of eyes. If contact with eyes occurs, rinse promptly and thoroughly with water.

    Stop use and ask a doctor if significant irritation, or sensitization develops.

    Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

  • Directions

    Apply to clean, dry hands. Wet hands thoroughly with product and allow to dry.

  • Other information

    • Store at 20-25°C (68-77°F)
  • Inactive ingredient

    beheneth-10, behenyl alcohol, C20-40 pareth-24, cetyl palmitate, diisopropyl dimer dilinoleate, dimethicone, glycerin, polyethylene glycol, squalane, water

  • Principal Display Panel

    NDC 48878-0231-7

    3M ESPE

    Avagard™ D

    Instant Hand Antiseptic

    With Moisturizers

    Contains: 61% w/w ethyl alcohol

    Destroys Bacteria. Not Your Skin.

    Flammable, keep away from fire or flame, heat,

    sparks and sources of static discharge.

    REF 2317

    500 ml • 16fl oz

    Principal Display Panel
    alcohol lotion
    Product Information
    Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:48878-0231
    Route of AdministrationTOPICAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
    Alcohol (UNII: 3K9958V90M) (Alcohol - UNII:3K9958V90M) Alcohol530.7 mg  in 1 mL
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient NameStrength
    Beheneth-10 (UNII: 313S43DM16)  
    Docosanol (UNII: 9G1OE216XY)  
    Cetyl Palmitate (UNII: 5ZA2S6B08X)  
    Dimethicone (UNII: 92RU3N3Y1O)  
    Glycerin (UNII: PDC6A3C0OX)  
    Polyethylene Glycol, unspecified (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
    Squalane (UNII: GW89575KF9)  
    Water (UNII: 059QF0KO0R)  
    #Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    1NDC:48878-0231-712 in 1 CASE04/28/2011
    1500 mL in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    Marketing Information
    Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    OTC monograph not finalpart333E10/01/1999
    Labeler - 3M ESPE Dental Products (801390852)