1003 - Guaiac Tabs® 100 Tablets
Camco Guaiac Tabs® are made of refined and purified Guaiac Gum and are used to determine the presence of occult blood in a fecal sample. Each box contains 100 tablets and 100 filter paper squares for your convenience.
This simple, reliable test requires only a tablet, a filter paper square, glacial acetic acid and 3% hydrogen peroxide to complete the procedure in just 2 minutes. Development of a blue color on the filter paper may indicate the presence of blood.
Materials needed but not provided: Wooden or plastic applicator sticks, Glacial Acetic Acid, Commercial Hydrogen Peroxide, 3%.
|Product||Unit of Measure|
|1003 - Guaiac Tabs® 100 Tablets||100 Tablets & Filter Paper|
Smear a small amount of stoll specimen on a square of filter paper supplied.
Place a Guaiac-Tab in the center of the specimen.
Flow two drops of glacial acetic acid and two drops of commercial 3% hydrogen peroxide onto the tablet.
Read results within two minutes. Ignore any color forming after two minutes.