Sanitizers kill 99.9% germs. Use judiciously on the hands to prevent spread of germs and bacteria. It kills 99.9 percent of bacteria. It instantly sanitizes dirty hands with no need for water. It's non-tacky and dries in seconds. Hand sanitizer is a liquid
generally used to decrease infectious agents
on the hands
. Formulations of the alcohol
-based type are preferable to hand washing
with soap and water in most situations in the healthcare setting. It is generally more effective at killing microorganisms
and better tolerated than soap and water. Hand washing should still be carried out if contamination can be seen or following the use of the toilet. The general use of non-alcohol based versions has no recommendations. Please keep out of the of the reach of toddlers and children should be educated properly on the use of hand sanitizer. It is not to be administered orally.