Journal of Woundcare Handbook

The professional's guide to wound product selection

Biatain Alginate dressing

Biatain Alginate dressing

Coloplast

Description

Alginate dressing. An absorbent, sterile, non-woven, pad consisting of calcium alginate, and carboxymethylcellulose (CMC) fibre.

Indications

For the following moderate to heavily exuding chronic wounds: pressure ulcers, venous and arterial leg ulcers, diabetic foot ulcers, cavity wounds, donor sites, postoperative surgical wounds, superficial and partial-thickness burns. 

Contraindications

Not recommended for use on dry wounds. Do not use on patients with known sensitivity to alginates or carboxymethyl cellulose. Surgical implantation. Do not use to control heavy bleeding.

 

Sizes Available

5x5cm; 10x10cm; 15x15cm; 3x44cm

Price

£1.03; £2.46; £4.66; £2.90

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