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Re: [IP] Site Prep Question from Newbie

I've found hibiclens scrub to be quite adequate without having to use
the harsh alcohol type things. Have fun <G>
Jenny S...

Robert Urquhart wrote:
> I received my MiniMed 508 yesterday 
> you should prep the infusion site with chlorohexidine, 1-2% iodine, or 90%
> alcohol.
> In the supplies I was sent from MiniMed they sent 70% alcohol pads. I seem
> to have read somewhere that 70% alcohol is pretty useless for really killing
> germs. Any of you have any ideas on this?
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