Journal of Woundcare Handbook

The professional's guide to wound product selection

Algivon

Algivon

Advancis Medical

Description

Alginate dressing impregnated with 100% Manuka honey.

Indications

Low to moderately exuding wounds. Suitable for cavities, and debriding and de-sloughing large areas of necrotic and sloughy tissue.

Contraindications

If the patient has a known allergy to bee venom. Blood sugar levels should be monitored in patients with diabetes. A stinging sensation may be experienced when applying the honey, if this unacceptable remove dressing and discontinue use.

Sizes Available

5x5cm; 10x10cm

Price

£2.48; £4.25

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