Journal of Woundcare Handbook

The professional's guide to wound product selection

ActivHeal Aquafiber Extra

ActivHeal Aquafiber Extra

Advanced Medical Solutions


A soft, conformable, highly absorbent dressing that converts into a soft clear gel when in contact with wound exudate. Contains a reinforcing layer between two layers of absorbent fibres to improve the integrity of the dressing when it is wet, so that it can be removed intact. Can remain in situ for up to 7 days.


Moderately to heavily exuding wounds including pressure ulcers, venous leg ulcers, arterial leg ulcers, diabetic foot ulcers, graft and donor sites, postoperative surgical wounds, cavity wounds, superficial and partial-thickness burns.


Not indicated to control heavy bleeding.

Sizes Available

5x5cm; 10x10cm; 15x15cm; 20x30cm; 2x46cm (rope); 2.5x30.5cm (rope)


£0.60; £1.44; £2.71; £7.98; £1.81 (rope); £1.74 (rope)

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