Alcohol Desnaturalizado PROTEC

Información principal

  • Denominación comercial:
  • Alcohol Desnaturalizado PROTEC
  • Dosis:
  • 0,7
  • formulario farmacéutico:
  • Solución tópica
  • Usar para:
  • Humanos
  • Tipo de medicina:
  • medicamento alopático

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Localización

  • Disponible en:
  • Alcohol Desnaturalizado PROTEC
    Cuba
  • Idioma:
  • español

Otros datos

Estado

  • Fuente:
  • CECMED - Autoridad Reguladora de Medicamentos, Equipos y Dispositivos Médicos - Cuba
  • Número de autorización:
  • 097-17d3
  • última actualización:
  • 10-05-2018

Ficha Técnica

RESUMEN DE LAS CARACTERÍSTICAS DEL PRODUCTO

Nombre del producto:

Alcohol Desnaturalizado PROTEC®

Forma farmacéutica:

Solución tópica

Fortaleza:

0,7

Presentación:

Frasco de PEAD con 200 mL.

Titular del Registro Sanitario, país:

DEGASA S.A. DE C.V., JIUTEPEC, MÉXICO.

Fabricante, país:

DEGASA S.A. DE C.V., JIUTEPEC, MÉXICO.

Número de Registro Sanitario:

097-17D3

Fecha de Inscripción:

29 de diciembre de 2017

Composición:

Cada 100 mL contiene:

Alcohol etílico 96 G.L

Benzoato de denatonio

70 mL

0,7 mg

Plazo de validez:

60 meses

Condiciones de almacenamiento:

Almacenar por debajo de 30 °C.

Indicaciones terapéuticas:

Es un antiséptico cutáneo para reducir la flora bacteriana, antes de aplicar inyección o instrumentos

punzantes, en cualquier práctica médica y para el lavado de manos prequirúrgico. Debe permitirse

un tiempo mínimo de contacto de 15 segundos.

Contraindicaciones:

No procede.

Precauciones:

Evite su uso en piel erosionada. En caso de aplicación de desinfectantes cutáneos alcohólicos previa

a la diatermia. Pacientes que han sufrido quemaduras graves.

Advertencias especiales y precauciones de uso:

No ingerir. Producto inflamable. Se debe evitar el contacto con los ojos, orificios nasales, o labios. No

debe usarse en heridas debido a que produce dolor y picor. Además al precipitar las proteínas

forman una masa coagulada en la que se pueden desarrollar bacterias.

Efectos indeseables:

Pude producir un efecto irritante acumulativo, puede irritar el tejido inflamado, especialmente luego

del uso repetido. Puede provocar reacción de hipersensibilidad.

Posología y método de administración:

Aplicar en la zona a desinfectar.

Interacción con otros productos medicinales y otras formas de interacción:

Si se aplica junto con otras soluciones antisépticas puede producir un efecto irritante acumulativo.

Uso en Embarazo y lactancia:

No se han reportado efectos indeseables.

Efectos sobre la conducción de vehículos/maquinarias:

No procede.

Sobredosis:

Si se aplica en exceso puede provocar irritación.

Propiedades farmacodinámicas: ATC: D08AX08

bactericida

debido

provoca

rápida

coagulación

proteínas

celulares

bacterianas. Tanto las bacterias gram negativas como las gram positivas son muy susceptibles, en

tanto los virus lipofilicos y las bacterias acido alcohol resistente son susceptibles a la acción del

alcohol.

Propiedades farmacocinéticas (Absorción, distribución, biotransformación, eliminación):

No procede.

Instrucciones de uso, manipulación y destrucción del remanente no utilizable del producto:

No procede.

Fecha de aprobación/ revisión del texto:

29 de diciembre de 2017.

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23-5-2018

95% Ethyl Alcohol Product by Ethanol Extraction: Recall - Due to a Possible Contamination with Methanol

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FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

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Ethanol Extraction Recalls Alcohol Product Because of Possible Health Risk

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FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

22-5-2018

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FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

21-10-2018

Whether it’s funding scientific research, examining policy approaches to vexing safety issues, or launching public education campaigns, you can be assured that this is a top commitment for us, and #FDA is fully engaged in promoting and protecting the heal

Whether it’s funding scientific research, examining policy approaches to vexing safety issues, or launching public education campaigns, you can be assured that this is a top commitment for us, and #FDA is fully engaged in promoting and protecting the heal

Whether it’s funding scientific research, examining policy approaches to vexing safety issues, or launching public education campaigns, you can be assured that this is a top commitment for us, and #FDA is fully engaged in promoting and protecting the health of the nation’s women pic.twitter.com/euQki9iqsL

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

1-10-2018

My statement on the #FDA’s new efforts to strengthen the agency’s medical device cybersecurity program as part of our mission to protect patients  http://go.usa.gov/xPBK2 pic.twitter.com/8w5m5itceW

My statement on the #FDA’s new efforts to strengthen the agency’s medical device cybersecurity program as part of our mission to protect patients http://go.usa.gov/xPBK2 pic.twitter.com/8w5m5itceW

My statement on the #FDA’s new efforts to strengthen the agency’s medical device cybersecurity program as part of our mission to protect patients http://go.usa.gov/xPBK2  pic.twitter.com/8w5m5itceW

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

27-9-2018

Read about how the FDA is seeking more resources in FY2019 to help  advance our #FDAPrecert model for #DigitalHealth-modernizing our regulatory approach to help innovate digital health technologies, while  protecting patients. Click here:  https://go.usa.

Read about how the FDA is seeking more resources in FY2019 to help advance our #FDAPrecert model for #DigitalHealth-modernizing our regulatory approach to help innovate digital health technologies, while protecting patients. Click here: https://go.usa.

Read about how the FDA is seeking more resources in FY2019 to help advance our #FDAPrecert model for #DigitalHealth-modernizing our regulatory approach to help innovate digital health technologies, while protecting patients. Click here: https://go.usa.gov/xPWZ3  #mobilehealth

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

26-9-2018

#DYK that condoms are considered #MedicalDevices? Click the link to learn more about the #FDA’s role in regulating contraceptive devices to protect your sexual health:  https://go.usa.gov/xPDQw 

#DYK that condoms are considered #MedicalDevices? Click the link to learn more about the #FDA’s role in regulating contraceptive devices to protect your sexual health: https://go.usa.gov/xPDQw 

#DYK that condoms are considered #MedicalDevices? Click the link to learn more about the #FDA’s role in regulating contraceptive devices to protect your sexual health: https://go.usa.gov/xPDQw 

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

26-9-2018

The single-use internal condom (formerly the single-use female condom) is the only female-controlled barrier method intended to provide protection against pregnancy & STI transmission. Check out the FDA's birth control guide:  https://go.usa.gov/xPDQw  #M

The single-use internal condom (formerly the single-use female condom) is the only female-controlled barrier method intended to provide protection against pregnancy & STI transmission. Check out the FDA's birth control guide: https://go.usa.gov/xPDQw  #M

The single-use internal condom (formerly the single-use female condom) is the only female-controlled barrier method intended to provide protection against pregnancy & STI transmission. Check out the FDA's birth control guide: https://go.usa.gov/xPDQw  #MedicalDevices

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

13-9-2018

 European Medicines Agency stakeholder interaction on the development of medicinal products for chronic non-infectious liver diseases (PBC, PSC, NASH), European Medicines Agency, London, UK, From: 03-Dec-2018, To: 03-Dec-2018

European Medicines Agency stakeholder interaction on the development of medicinal products for chronic non-infectious liver diseases (PBC, PSC, NASH), European Medicines Agency, London, UK, From: 03-Dec-2018, To: 03-Dec-2018

This workshop on the development of medicines for chronic non-infectious liver diseases, including primary biliary cholangitis, primary sclerosing cholangitis and nonalcoholic steatohepatitis, provides a platform for discussion on appropriate endpoints including validation of surrogate endpoints/biomarkers, suitable study populations, potentially adequate trial designs and the specific challenges with paediatric medicine development. The workshop will support the drafting of a reflection paper on regul...

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

22-8-2018

This back-to-school season and every day, protect your child from infections that could lead to the life-threatening condition called sepsis. Remind your child to wash his or her hands and keep cuts clean and covered until healed.  https://go.usa.gov/xUH4

This back-to-school season and every day, protect your child from infections that could lead to the life-threatening condition called sepsis. Remind your child to wash his or her hands and keep cuts clean and covered until healed. https://go.usa.gov/xUH4

This back-to-school season and every day, protect your child from infections that could lead to the life-threatening condition called sepsis. Remind your child to wash his or her hands and keep cuts clean and covered until healed. https://go.usa.gov/xUH4a  #GetAheadOfSepsis pic.twitter.com/7rut8Big03

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

22-7-2018

Even when Essure is no longer sold, the #FDA will remain vigilant in protecting patients who’ve already had this device implanted. We’ll continue to monitor adverse events and publicly communicate any new safety findings on this - and any other device. ht

Even when Essure is no longer sold, the #FDA will remain vigilant in protecting patients who’ve already had this device implanted. We’ll continue to monitor adverse events and publicly communicate any new safety findings on this - and any other device. ht

Even when Essure is no longer sold, the #FDA will remain vigilant in protecting patients who’ve already had this device implanted. We’ll continue to monitor adverse events and publicly communicate any new safety findings on this - and any other device. https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-07-20/bayer-to-stop-selling-contraceptive-implant-after-threats-by-fda …

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

22-7-2018

Medical device safety is a key #FDA priority. We’re committed to protecting U.S. patients by minimizing avoidable risks, assuring they have timely information to make well-informed decisions, and advancing devices that are safer, more effective, and addre

Medical device safety is a key #FDA priority. We’re committed to protecting U.S. patients by minimizing avoidable risks, assuring they have timely information to make well-informed decisions, and advancing devices that are safer, more effective, and addre

Medical device safety is a key #FDA priority. We’re committed to protecting U.S. patients by minimizing avoidable risks, assuring they have timely information to make well-informed decisions, and advancing devices that are safer, more effective, and address unmet medical need. pic.twitter.com/Dm73SQ213p

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

5-7-2018

It’s summertime and that means more skin exposure to the sun. Be sure to check out the FDA’s skin safety page for tips and information on how to protect your skin from UV rays.  https://go.usa.gov/xU4Ht pic.twitter.com/lGayQuxMQw

It’s summertime and that means more skin exposure to the sun. Be sure to check out the FDA’s skin safety page for tips and information on how to protect your skin from UV rays. https://go.usa.gov/xU4Ht pic.twitter.com/lGayQuxMQw

It’s summertime and that means more skin exposure to the sun. Be sure to check out the FDA’s skin safety page for tips and information on how to protect your skin from UV rays. https://go.usa.gov/xU4Ht  pic.twitter.com/lGayQuxMQw

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

28-6-2018

Here are three main practices for protecting yourself online: be sure your internet connection is secure, be careful what you download, and always be careful what you post! #InternetSafetyMonthpic.twitter.com/ZpJ0aas1N4

Here are three main practices for protecting yourself online: be sure your internet connection is secure, be careful what you download, and always be careful what you post! #InternetSafetyMonthpic.twitter.com/ZpJ0aas1N4

Here are three main practices for protecting yourself online: be sure your internet connection is secure, be careful what you download, and always be careful what you post! #InternetSafetyMonth pic.twitter.com/ZpJ0aas1N4

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

25-5-2018

CDC wants to see your #SunSafeSelfie! Photograph yourself with protections such as sunglasses, a hat, long-sleeves & sunscreen and share your pic on social media:  https://goo.gl/jr1nP7 pic.twitter.com/hKJbKLnwni

CDC wants to see your #SunSafeSelfie! Photograph yourself with protections such as sunglasses, a hat, long-sleeves & sunscreen and share your pic on social media: https://goo.gl/jr1nP7 pic.twitter.com/hKJbKLnwni

CDC wants to see your #SunSafeSelfie! Photograph yourself with protections such as sunglasses, a hat, long-sleeves & sunscreen and share your pic on social media: https://goo.gl/jr1nP7  pic.twitter.com/hKJbKLnwni

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

21-5-2018

RT this: 10 Ways to Keep Athletes Safe While in the Sun: COVER UP! Wear sun-protective clothing and hats. Don't forget: May 25 is #DontFryDay  https://loom.ly/Gbg7XBw pic.twitter.com/GzY50eEVp9

RT this: 10 Ways to Keep Athletes Safe While in the Sun: COVER UP! Wear sun-protective clothing and hats. Don't forget: May 25 is #DontFryDay https://loom.ly/Gbg7XBw pic.twitter.com/GzY50eEVp9

RT this: 10 Ways to Keep Athletes Safe While in the Sun: COVER UP! Wear sun-protective clothing and hats. Don't forget: May 25 is #DontFryDay https://loom.ly/Gbg7XBw  pic.twitter.com/GzY50eEVp9

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

17-5-2018

#ThrowBackThursday: May 17, 1971- The Public Health Service Bureau of Radiological Health transferred to FDA. It’s Mission: Protect against unnecessary human exposure to radiation from electronic products in the home and industry. #OnThisDay #FDAHistory

#ThrowBackThursday: May 17, 1971- The Public Health Service Bureau of Radiological Health transferred to FDA. It’s Mission: Protect against unnecessary human exposure to radiation from electronic products in the home and industry. #OnThisDay #FDAHistory

#ThrowBackThursday: May 17, 1971- The Public Health Service Bureau of Radiological Health transferred to FDA. It’s Mission: Protect against unnecessary human exposure to radiation from electronic products in the home and industry. #OnThisDay #FDAHistory

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration