Journal of Woundcare Handbook

The professional's guide to wound product selection

ActivHeal Hydrocolloid Foam Backed

ActivHeal Hydrocolloid Foam Backed

Advanced Medical Solutions


Consists of a layer of hydrocolloid laminated to a breathable film, and a polyurethane foam backing. Does not contain animal-derived ingredients.


Lightly to moderately exuding chronic and acute wounds, including pressure ulcers, venous leg ulcers, diabetic foot ulcers, lacerations, abrasions and postoperative surgical wounds. Can be used under compression bandages and in cavity wounds as a secondary dressing.


Individuals with a known sensitivity to hydrocolloids


5×7.5cm, £0.99; 10×10cm, £1.56; 15×15cm, £2.95; 15×18cm (sacral), £3.40 (sacral), not on Drug Tariff

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