When cleaning the Smokeryzer®, NObreath®, ToxCO®, and Gastrolyzer® breath analysis monitors. It is recommended to use alcohol-free solutions.
One option is to clean the device with a damp cloth using water or a mild detergent; the following categories of alcohol-free cleaning compounds are recommended:
|Biguanide||<1.0%||Poly hexamethylene biguanide hydrochloride|
|Quaternary ammonium compound||<5%||Benzalkonium chloride|
Cleaning products and cleaning wipes containing the above ingredients within the recommended concentrations are suitable for use with Bedfont® breath analysis monitors.
Bedfont® have tested and can recommend the following cleaning wipes:
Do not clean the device with products containing any type of alcohol, including any cleaning products that may be used to clean other equipment or the surrounding surface area, as well as alcohol wipes, gels, or sprays used on patients.
Do not use products such as, but not limited to:
Use of substances containing alcohol close to Bedfont® breath analysis devices may cause erroneous results. Bedfont® recommends minimising the use of any solvents close to, or around the device.
For further information regarding cleaning procedures, please consult your user manuals for your monitor. All manuals are available here.
If you have any further questions regarding this information, please contact us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Alternatively, you can call us on +44 (0) 1622 851122.