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MetriCide OPA Plus HIgh Level Disinfectant

Chart comparing Cidex OPA and MetriCide OPA Plus

MetriCide OPA Plus outperformed Cidex OPA in a reuse stability study, performing 32 more reprocessing cycles when used in an automated endoscopic reprocessor.

MetriCide OPA Plus High-Level Disinfectant

  • Ortho-phthalaldehyde (OPA) based high-level disinfectant that provides a broad spectrum of protection against many microbials including TB, Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, HIV-1 and Poliovirus Type 1.
  • Fast, effective, value alternative to other OPA brands - provides up to 40% more reprocessing cycles in an automatic endoscope reprocessor (AER) and has .05% more active ingredient
  • Fast acting! Disinfects in 5 minutes at 25°C in an AER; 12 minutes at 20°C in manual reprocessing
  • Ready to Use! No mixing or activation
  • Increased productivity! Improves device turnaround time and reduces reprocessing costs
  • Gentle! Tested compatible with common endoscopes and a wide variety of materials
  • Long lasting! Up to 14-day reuse life when monitored with test strips
  • 2 year shelf life and 75-day open bottle shelf life
  • No harsh smell, unlike glutaraldehydes
  • Faster test strip development! 60 seconds versus 90 seconds for other brands, with easier-to-read pass/fail distinctions (magenta/yellow) than other brands (purple/blue)


Item #



MOPA078000 MetriCide OPA Plus High-Level Disinfectant 1 Gallon Bottle 4 btls/cs
MOPA078602 MetriCide OPA Plus Solution Test Strips 100 strips/bottle, 2 btls/cs



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