CONTROL OF HOSPITAL ASSOCIATED INFECTIONS
 
ORGANIC CHLORAMINES (Sodium Dichloro Isocyanurate)
CHLORAMINES (NaDCC)
NACO (NATIONAL AIDS CONTROL ORGANIZATION), UNDER THE
MINISTRY OF HEALTH AND FAMILY WELFARE (MHFW) Govt. of India., HAS APPROVED THE PRODUCT FOR DISINFECTING HUMAN SPILLS OF HIV PATIENCES AND MAINTANENCE OF HOSPITAL HYGIENE.
Tested for efficiency in various institutes, labs and colleges.
ADVANTAGES
High self life of 3 years.
Liberates up to 63% of chlorine.
Requires low contact time.
Effective in disinfecting the human spills.
USES
Prevention of pathogenic disease from spreading.
Very effective on viruses like HIV\HBV.
Effective cleaning of infected areas of human spills.
Cleaning/disinfecting of maternity wards.
Used in cleaning hospital equipments, cloths, surgical tools and equipments, floors, etc.,
DOSAGE AND SPECIFICATION
Each tablet is 7 grams, with effective strength of 3.5 grams.
Every 3.5 grams of tablets will produce 2 grams of available chlorine.
{* the amount is specified by the NACO for recommended dilution of chlorine releasing compounds. }.
MANUAL FOR CONTROL OF HOSPITAL ASSOCIATED INFECTION. STANDARD OPERATIVE PROCEDURES. RECOMMENDED BY NACO.
RECOMMENDED DILUTIONS OF CHLORINE RELEASING COMPOUNDS
  Clean condition (e.g. Dirty condition (e.g. blood
  cleaned medical equipment) spills soiled equipment)
Available chlorine required 0.1% 1%
If 5% stock 0.1% (10 g/litre - 10000 ppm)
10% stock Dil 1:50 Dil 1:5
Dilution Dil 1:100 Dil 1:10
Sodium hypochlorite solution 20 ml/litre 100 ml/litre
(5% available chlorine)   100 ml/litre
Calcium hypochlorite 1.4 g/litre 7.0 g/litre
NaOCI 1.7 g/litre 8.5 g/litre
(60% available chlorine)
NaOCI based tablets
(1.5 g of available chlorine
per tablet)
1 tablet/litre 4 tablets/litre
Chloramine
(25% available Chlorine)
20 g/litre 20 g/litre or 40 g/litre
MANUAL FOR CONTROL OF HOSPITAL ASSOCIATED INFECTION. STANDARD OPERATIVE PROCEDURES. RECOMMENDED BY NACO
RECOMMENDED DILUTION OF CHLORINE RELEASING COMPOUNDS:
Sodium hypochlorite Solution    
5% available chlorine 20 ml/litre 100 ml/litre
Calcium hypochlorite    
  1.4 gm/litre 7.0 gm/litre
(NaOCI Powder)
   
Sodium dichlorosocyanurate
1.7 gm/litre
8.5 gm/litre
(NaOCI Tablets)
   
Sodium dichlorosocyanurate 1 tablet/litre
4 tablets/litre
Chloramine
(25% available chlorine)
20 gm/litre
20 gm/litre
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