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Innovative BioDefense unveils new antibiotic Zylast Lotion

PBR Staff Writer Published 31 July 2013

Innovative BioDefense has unveiled a new antibiotic Zylast Lotion in 2oz and 8oz bottles, or in ADA-approved, wall-mounted dispensers.

Various clinical and laboratory studies revealed that Zylast Lotion is persistent for six hours after application and destroys a range of germs, including E. Coli, S. Aureus, K. Pneumoniae and S. Pyogenes.

Benzethonium chloride (BZT, 0.2%) is the active ingredient of the all-natural, water-based, and Triclosan-free lotion containing a proprietary blend of adjuvants that aid in persistence and rapid kill.

Zylast Lotion was shown to reduce illness absenteeism in schools by 41.6% among students and 24.7% among teachers and staff in clinical studies.

Innovative BioDefense is focused on developing product line of Zylast antiseptic products for use in healthcare, nursing, food preparation, schools, cruise ships, and homes.