Journal of Woundcare Handbook

The professional's guide to wound product selection

ActivHeal Aquafiber Extra

ActivHeal Aquafiber Extra

Advanced Medical Solutions


Combines two wound-care technologies: carboxymethylcellulose (CMC) and alginate fibres. A soft, conformable, highly absorbent dressing that converts into a soft clear gel when in contact with wound exudate. A hidden integrity layer in the dressing aids intact removal. 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


5×5cm, £0.61; 10×10cm, £1.46; 15×15cm, £2.74; 20×30cm, £8.08; 2×46cm (rope), £1.83 (rope); 2.5×30.5cm (rope), £1.76 (rope)

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