Journal of Woundcare Handbook

The professional's guide to wound product selection

ActivHeal Foam Adhesive

ActivHeal Foam Adhesive

Advanced Medical Solutions


A two-layer dressing consisting of a polyurethane bacterial barrier membrane with a centrally located hydrophilic pad and an acrylic adhesive border


Moderately to heavily exuding chronic wounds. Can be used throughout the healing process on the following wounds: pressure ulcers, venous leg ulcers, diabetic foot ulcers, lacerations, adhesions, graft and donor sites, postoperative surgical wounds, superficial- and partial-thickness burns. Can be used on cavity wounds as a secondary dressing and under compression bandages.


Surgical implantation. Do not use on individuals with a known sensitivity to polyurethane films, foams or acrylic adhesives. Do not use with oxidising solutions such as a hypochlorite or hydrogen peroxide, as these can break down the absorbent polyurethane component of the dressing.


7.5×7.5cm, £1.19; 10×10cm, £1.65; 12.5×12.5cm, £1.70; 15×15cm, £2.18; 20×20cm, £4.56

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