Test results

Antimicrobial effect

Bactiguard Wound Care/Hydrocyn aqua has been tested on several microorganisms following the ASTM E2315 standard test. The tests show that Bactiguard Wound Care is effective against both gram positive and gram negative bacteria (including MRSA), fungi ans spores.*

Microorganisms

% Reduction

Bacteria

Escherichia coli

ND (<1)

Bacillus cereus

ND (<1)

Pseudomonas aeruginosa

ND (<1)

Enterococcus faecalis

ND (<1)

Salmonella sp.

ND (<1)

Salmonella typhimurium

ND (<1)

Staphylococcus aureus

ND (<1)

Listeria sp.

ND (<1)

Legionella sp.

ND (<1)

Pseudomonas putida

ND (<1)

Fungi

Aspergillus niger

ND (<1)

Yeast & mold

ND (<1)

Effective against biofilm

In vitro tests show that Bactiguard Wound Care/Hydrocyn aqua is effective against biofilm (Pseudomonas aeruginos och MRSA) and reduces biofilm concentration up to 99,9 %.

Bacteria

E. feacalis, VRE

99.99%

MRSA

99.99%

Mycobacterium bovis

99.99%

Gardnerella vaginalis

99.99%

Acinetobacter baumannii

99.99%

Klebsiella pneumoniae

99.99%

Klebsiella pneumoniae, CRE

99.99%

Fungi

Candida albicans

99.99%

Bacillus subtilis

99.99%

Clostridium difficile

99.99%

Clostridium sporogenes

98.45%

Spores

Trichophytan mentagrophytes

99.99%

Sporothrix schenckii

99.99%

Candida auris

99.99%

*Tested using ASTM E2315-03 (Standard Guide for Assessment of Antimicrobial Activity Using a Time-Kill Procedure)
** ND: Not Detected