Acetic Acid Solution is an antibacterial solution.
- Acetic acid is used to treat infection.
- It works by stopping the growth of bacteria and fungus.
- Treating the infection reduces pain and swelling.
- Acetic acid irrigant is used to cleanse (irrigate) the inside of the bladder in people who use a catheter in the urethra (the tube for passing urine out of your bladder) for a long period of time. Acetic acid helps prevent infection and calcium buildup within the catheter and bladder.