BD E-Z SCRUB- chlorhexidine gluconate solution 
Becton Dickinson and Company


Drug Facts

Active ingredient

chlorhexidine gluconate 2% solution


surgical hand scrub

healthcare personnel handwash



For external use only

Do not use

  • if you are allergic to chlorhexidine gluconate or any other ingredients
  • in contact with meninges
  • in the genital area
  • as a preoperative skin preparation of the head or face

When using this product

Stop use and ask a doctor if irritation, sensitization or allergic reaction occurs. These may be signs of a serious condition.

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


Surgical hand scrub:

  • wet hands and forearms with water
  • scrub for 3 minutes with 5 ml of solution (4 full strokes) and a wet brush paying close attention to the nails, cuticles, and interdigital space
  • a separate nail cleaner may be used
  • rinse thoroughly
  • wash for an additional 3 minutes with 5 ml of solution (4 full strokes) and rinse under running water
  • dry thoroughly

Healthcare personnel handwash:

  • wet hands with water
  • dispense 5 ml of solution (4 full strokes) into cupped hands, wash in a vigorous manner for 15 seconds, and rinse under running water
  • dry thoroughly

Other information

Inactive ingredients

citric add. cocamide DEA, hydroxyethylcellulose, isopropyl alcohol, lauramine oxide, purified water

Questions or comments?

call 1-800-453-4538 Monday through Friday 8 AM to 5 PM MST

Principal Display Panel – Box Label

NDC 17271-506-02

BD E-Z Scrub

Gluconate 2% Solution

REF 372416
Foreign Patents and patents Pending.
U.S. Patent 6,427,875

Chlorhexidine Gluconate

32 FL. OZ (946 ml)

Principal Display Panel – Box Label
chlorhexidine gluconate solution
Product Information
Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:17271-506
Route of Administration TOPICAL
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
chlorhexidine gluconate (UNII: MOR84MUD8E) (chlorhexidine - UNII:R4KO0DY52L) chlorhexidine gluconate 20 mg  in 1 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient Name Strength
citric acid monohydrate (UNII: 2968PHW8QP)  
coco diethanolamide (UNII: 92005F972D)  
lauramine oxide (UNII: 4F6FC4MI8W)  
water (UNII: 059QF0KO0R)  
# Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
1 NDC:17271-506-02 6 in 1 BOX
1 946 mL in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
NDA NDA019422 04/01/2001
Labeler - Becton Dickinson and Company (124987988)

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Effective Time: 20130115
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