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Strong yet Gentle for Automated Reprocessing

Designed for use with the EVOTECH® Endoscope Cleaner and Reprocessor (ECR),CIDEX® OPA-C Solution offers all the disinfection qualities of CIDEX® OPA Solution in single-use form.

  • Fast and effective disinfection of flexible endoscopes
  • Inactivates a broad range of viruses, bacteria, fungi, and mycobacteria
  • Safe for even the most delicate of instruments

Click here for more information about the EVOTECH® Endoscope Cleaner and Reprocessor (ECR).


Frequently Asked Questions

  1. What is CIDEX® OPA•C Solution?
  2. How long does it take CIDEX® OPA•C Solution to achieve high level disinfection?
  3. Does CIDEX® OPA•C Solution require activation or mixing?
  4. How long does CIDEX® OPA•C Solution remain effective?
  5. How can I measure the minimum effective concentration (MEC) of CIDEX® OPA•C Solution?
  6. What are the material compatibility characteristics of CIDEX® OPA•C Solution?
  7. What are the advantages of CIDEX® OPA•C Solution versus glutaraldehyde and peracetic acid?
  8. What are the appropriate procedures for handling CIDEX® OPA•C Solution during pregnancy?
  9. What times and temperatures does ASP recommend for tuberculocidal efficacy with the CIDEX® Family of Products?
  10. Do I need to wear gloves when using CIDEX® OPA•C Solution?
  11. What are the appropriate disposal and ventilation procedures for CIDEX® OPA•C Solution?
  12. What is ASP's recommendation for cleaning up spilled CIDEX® OPA•C Solution?
  13. What kind of technical support do I get with the CIDEX® Family of Products?
  14. How do I order CIDEX® OPA•C Solution and supplies?

For more information about CIDEX® OPA•C Solution, please contact ASP Customer Support at 888-783-7723 or

* When used or reused in a legally marketed automatic endoscope reprocessor that can be set to a minimum of 25°C according to the directions for use.

  1. Hession SM. Endoscope disinfection by ortho-phthalaldehyde in a clinical setting: an evaluation of processing time and costs compared with glutaraldehyde. Poster presented at Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates; May 18-23, 2001; Tampa, Fla.
  2. CIDEX® OPA Solution Case History Series No. 2 (2002); Sullivan & Associates.


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