Bactericidal effects of triclosan in soap both in vitro and in vivo.

@article{Kim2015BactericidalEO,
  title={Bactericidal effects of triclosan in soap both in vitro and in vivo.},
  author={Sun Ae Kim and Hyeree Moon and Kwang Hyun Lee and Min Suk Rhee},
  journal={The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy},
  year={2015},
  volume={70 12},
  pages={3345-52}
}
OBJECTIVES On December 2013, the US FDA proposed a rule stating that manufacturers must provide data to demonstrate that antibacterial soap is more effective than plain soap or water. The objective of the present study was to examine the in vitro and in vivo bactericidal effect of triclosan (the most widely used antiseptic agent in soap) in soap. METHODS… CONTINUE READING