Citra-Lock™ S (trisodium citrate): Anticoagulant and Antimicrobial catheter lock solution to help maintain catheter patency, prevent catheter related infections and reduce biofilm formation.
The range of pre-filled syringes contain trisodium citrate locking solution in 30% & 46.7% strengths.
Citra-Lock™ 30% and 46.7% can significantly reduce the amount of Urokinase used in haemodialysis units1,2
Citra-Lock™ 30% has been shown to work more effectively than TauroLock™/ Heparin solution in maintaining effective blood flow rates2
- Legaac R, Catheter Care Management in Haemodialysis, European Nephrology, 2011;5(2):138–42
- Sanchez R & Dean S, Our experience using Citra-Lock™ 30% to maintain the patency of permanent tunnelled vascular catheter, poster at BRS 2012