During Acetate and Bicarbonate dialysis, material deposits occur in the dialysate delivery system that can coat machine surfaces and serve as food for bacteria. This material build up can cause problems if not removed.
In Bicarbonate dialysis the formation of carbonate precipitate can interfere with dialysate flow and the monitoring system of your dialysis machine.
To clear these deposits, Medicare has introduced a range of highly effective cleaning products.
Solutions for disinfecting, deproteinizing and removing calcium deposits from the dialysate circuit