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ATLANTA, June 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Molnlycke Health Care's HIBICLENS has been named the #1 Pharmacist Recommended Brand in the Antibacterial Soap category for 2015 - 2016 by Pharmacy Times Magazine and U.
A study of more than 4,000 children has found that bathing critically-ill children with an antibacterial soap can reduce the risk of bacteraemia, a sometimes fatal infection of the blood.
While sales of all liquid soap have increased by 20%, it's the antibacterial soap products that have really seen massive growth.
Antibacterial soap works, too, but isn't necessary, Meredith said.
C diff spores are difficult to kill with most conventional house-hold cleaners or antibacterial soap.
Always wash your hands with antibacterial soap or hand rub before and after preparing food.
Another study conducted at Colorado State University yielded similar conclusions, that alcohol-based hand sanitizers were as much as twice as effective as either regular soap or antibacterial soap at reducing germs on human hands.
According to one study conducted at Colorado State University, alcohol-based hand sanitizers were as much as twice as effective as either regular soap or antibacterial soap at reducing germs on human hands.
Then I switched to Ivory bar soap from an antibacterial soap with triclosan that I had used for all those years.
The antibacterial soap, meanwhile, may help fight off colds, influenza and other diseases as it gently removes contaminants.
Triclosan is no better at preventing infections than plain soap and water, the panel concluded after reviewing the five scientific studies that tested antibacterial soap against regular soap.
Dr Pedler said he was particularly concerned about advice given that staff should wear face masks when carrying out aseptic procedures, like taking blood, that sterile gloves should always be worn when touching patients, that patients should wash with an antibacterial soap in the days leading up to a hospital admission and that open wounds should always be covered.
Scrubbing with antibacterial soap could clear away the good bugs, leaving space for dangerous microbes to settle, said Prof Spigelman.
SHOWER OR BATHE REGULARLY with an antibacterial soap.
If your pet licks you, wash your skin thoroughly with antibacterial soap.