FAQs: Skin Sensitivities & Accelerators in Medical Gloves | Cardinal Health

Q: What are accelerators and why are they used in medical gloves?

Q: Can accelerators cause allergies or skin sensitivities?

Q: What specific skin sensitivities can these accelerators cause?

Q: Are all skin sensitivities attributed to accelerators?

Q: What should clinicians do if they are experiencing skin sensitivities?