Use chlorhexidine gluconate and isopropyl alcohol for preoperative skin prep

ChloraPrep® patient preoperative skin preparation is a rapid-acting, persistent and broad-spectrum antiseptic for a wide range of procedures. The 2% chlorhexidine gluconate (CHG) and 70% isopropyl alcohol (IPA) formulation acts fast and keeps fighting bacteria for at least 48 hours.1

ChloraPrep® 1 mL applicator

With its unique delivery system, the easy-to-use 1 mL applicator can help promote aseptic techniques and best practices.​

ChloraPrep® 3 mL applicator

The ChloraPrep 3 mL applicator is an easy-to-use applicator that provides our CHG/IPA formulation, with a Hi-Lite Orange® tint option.

ChloraPrep® 10.5 mL applicator

Our ChloraPrep 10.5 mL applicator lets you easily apply our unique formulation for skin preparation, available in a clear, Hi-Lite Orange® or Scrub Teal® tint.

ChloraPrep® 26 mL applicator

The ChloraPrep 26 mL applicator helps you easily deliver our CHG/IPA solution, available in a clear, Hi-Lite Orange® or Scrub Teal® tint.

ChloraPrep® Frepp® 1.5 mL applicator

The patented wing design provides more control over releasing the solution while reducing risk of cross-contamination.

ChloraPrep® Sepp® 0.67 mL applicator

The patented design enables you to easily activate the applicator, which flows solution into the sponge tip for you to gently apply.

ChloraPrep® swabstick

This swabstick prepares patient skin for surgery—just tear open the pouch, twist and remove the swabstick, and apply the foam tip to the patient.


  • 1 Denton, Graham. "Chlorhexidine." In: Block, S., editor. Disinfection, Sterilization and Preservation, 5th Edition. Philadelphia: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2001, 321–336.