Polyvinyl pyrrolidone medium
  • Polyvinyl pyrrolidone medium

Polyvinyl pyrrolidone medium

PVP Medium

Application: reduction of sperm motility during intracytoplasmic sperm-to-ovum injection (ICSI) process.

REF 7%: RS-PVP07 2 * 0.5 ml
REF 10%: RS-PVP10 2 * 0.5 ml

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General information

Application: reduction of sperm motility during intracytoplasmic sperm-to-ovum injection (ICSI) process.

Storage conditions and duration: Store in a refrigerator at 2-8°C and away from light. This product can be used up to 9 months after production (if the sterile packaging is not opened).

Considerations for waste disposal: It should be done according to the laboratory waste disposal instructions.

Ingredients: This product contains PolyVinlyIPyrrolidone (PolyVinlyIPyrrolidone) in an environment with bicarbonate buffer and HEPES and human serum albumin (HSA).


The following protocol has been shown to be effective for reducing sperm motility during human intracytoplasmic sperm-to-ovum injection (ICSI), and this protocol is provided as an example only:

1- The volume of 10 µl of PVP medium is dropped in the injection dish and then completely covered by mineral oil.
2- Before use, the dish prepared in the previous step should be placed in the incubator for a sufficient period of time (8-12 hours) to ensure pH and temperature balance.


1- The user must read this manual completely and receive the necessary training before using the product.
2- This product cannot be used for injection into the body.
3- Do not re-sterilize the product.
4- Avoid using the product if you see the following:
- Presence of damage in sterile packaging
- The expiration date has passed
- Color change, turbidity or the presence of suspended particles or sediment.
5- This product contains human serum albumin (HSA).
6- This product contains the antibiotic gentamycin sulfate, so it should be used with caution in patients who are allergic to this antibiotic.
7- When using this product, in order to prevent contamination, aseptic methods should be used.
8- This product can be used safely up to 7 days after opening the sterile package.