Label: BD E-Z SCRUB- chloroxylenol solution

  • NDC Code(s): 17271-502-01, 17271-502-02
  • Packager: Becton Dickinson and Company
  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: OTC monograph not final

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Drug Label Information

Updated July 7, 2021

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    Drug Facts

  • Active ingredient

    Chloroxylenol (PCMX) 3% w/w

  • Purpose


  • Uses

    • surgical hand scrub: significantly reduces the number of microorganisms on the hands and forearms prior to surgery or patient care
    • cleaning of healthcare personnel hands: helps reduce bacteria that potentially can cause disease
  • Warnings

    For external use only

    Do not use if redness or irritation occurs

    When using this product avoid contact with eyes

    Stop use and ask a doctor if severe adverse reactions occur

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

  • Directions

    Surgical Hand Scrub

    • Wet hands and forearms with water
    • Scrub with a wet brush for 3 minutes with 5 ml PCMX foam solution
    • Scrub all planes of each hand and both forearms
    • A separate nail cleaner may be used
    • Rinse thoroughly with running water
    • Wash for an additional 3 minutes with 5 ml PCMX foam solution
    • Rinse thoroughly with running water

    Health Care Personnel Hand Wash

    • Wet hands with water
    • Dispense about 5 ml of solution into cupped hands
    • Wash in a vigorous manner for 30 seconds
    • Rinse thoroughly with running water
  • Other information

    store between 68-77°F (20-25°C)

    • Avoid freezing and heat above 104°F (40°C)
  • Inactive ingredients

    aloe vera, disodium laurethsulfosuccinate, fragrance, FD&C green #3, D&C yellow #10, lanolin, poloxamer, propylene glycol, sodium cocoyl isethionate, sodium lauryl ether sulfate, water

  • Questions?

    1-800-453-4538 Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. MST


    Principal Display Panel – Bottle Label

    BD E-Z Scrub™
    3% Chloroxylenol
    Antiseptic Solution

    REF 372404 • NDC 17271-502-01

    Foreign Patents and Patents Pending.
    U.S. Patents 6,053,369 - 6,308,866

    32 FL. OZ (946 ml)

    3% PCMX

    Principal Display Panel – Bottle Label
    BD E-Z SCRUB  
    chloroxylenol solution
    Product Information
    Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:17271-502
    Route of AdministrationTOPICAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
    chloroxylenol (UNII: 0F32U78V2Q) (chloroxylenol - UNII:0F32U78V2Q) chloroxylenol 30 mg  in 1 mL
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient NameStrength
    aloe vera leaf (UNII: ZY81Z83H0X)  
    ammonium cocoyl isethionate (UNII: 86RON56RCU)  
    disodium laureth sulfosuccinate (UNII: D6DH1DTN7E)  
    FD&C green No. 3 (UNII: 3P3ONR6O1S)  
    D&C yellow No. 10 (UNII: 35SW5USQ3G)  
    lanolin (UNII: 7EV65EAW6H)  
    ammonium nonoxynol-4 sulfate (UNII: 9HIA70O4J0)  
    poloxamer 184 (UNII: BIS92ZSF57)  
    propylene glycol (UNII: 6DC9Q167V3)  
    water (UNII: 059QF0KO0R)  
    #Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    1NDC:17271-502-016 in 1 BOX04/01/2000
    1946 mL in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    2NDC:17271-502-026 in 1 BOX04/01/200010/31/2016
    2946 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 finalpart333E04/01/2000
    Labeler - Becton Dickinson and Company (124987988)
    NameAddressID/FEIBusiness Operations
    Becton, Dickinson and Company124987988LABEL(17271-502)