Surgistain 500ml

Surgistain 500ml

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Surgistain® is a quick, safe and efficient revitalizing solution that removes rust, pitting, stains and corrosion from stainless steel surgical instruments. For more then twenty years, hospitals worldwide have saved hundreds of thousands of dollars by using Surgistain® to restore instruments. Used routinely as part of the Ruhof System, Surgistain® will help maintain the life and efficiency of your instruments and reduce repair and replacements costs. If used on a monthly basis in conjunction with our enzymatic cleaners Surgistain® will restore the instrument’s original finish and loosen box-locks and joints. Excellent for use on all ophthalmic and microsurgical instruments.

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  • Mild acidic solution removes rust, stains, spotting and corrosion Restores instrument’s original finish
  • Non-corrosive; will not harm stainless steel
  • Save money by restoring instruments instead of replacing or repairing them
  • Routine use of Surgistain® will enhance the life and efficiency of stainless steel instruments
  • Restores articulation to box-locks and joints
  • Prevents destructive pitting on ridges of micro and ophthalmic instruments
  • Makes instruments look like new

Directions for Use

For Surgical Instruments

1. Add 16 ounces of Surgistain® to one (1) gallon of hot water (50˚-80˚C or 122˚-176˚F).
2. Place solution in a non-porous container (preferably stainless steel or Pyrex glass).
3. Place thoroughly cleaned and opened instruments in a stainless steel wire bottom instrument tray.
4. Place in Surgistain® solution for 15 minutes (gross or heavily stained instruments – soak for 30 minutes).
5. Remove instruments from Surgistain® solution and rinse thoroughly under running water.

For Stainless Steel Carts and Trays

1. Add 16 ounces of Surgistain® to one (1) gallon of hot water (50˚-80˚C or 122˚-176˚F).
2. Using gloves, apply solution and thoroughly scrub cart or tray with a hard bristle brush.
3. Rinse thoroughly with water. 4. Case cart may require towel drying if manual cart wash is used.

For Ultrasonic and Automatic Cleaning Devices

1. Pour 16 ounces of Surgistain® per gallon of water (500 ml per 4 liters) directly into detergent reservoir. Or Calibrate the washer dilution rate at 16 ounces per gallon of water (500 ml per 4 liters).
2. Following ultrasonic or automatic cleaning remove the tray of instruments and rinse thoroughly under running water. This step can be eliminated if the instruments are immediately cleaned in a washer/disinfector.


Surgistain Safety Data Sheet