Journal of Woundcare Handbook

The professional's guide to wound product selection

PolyMem Max

PolyMem Max

H&R Healthcare

Description

A hydrophilic polyurethane matrix with a mild, non-toxic wound cleanser, a soothing moisturiser, a superabsorbent and a semi-permeable film backing. Sixty per cent thicker than PolyMem for more absorbency and longer wear time. Designed to facilitate healing, relieve pain and reduce inflammation. Adhesive and non-adhesive versions available.

Indications

For medium to excessively exuding full- and partial- thickness wounds such as pressure ulcers (categories I–IV), leg ulcers, diabetic foot ulcers, traumatic wounds, skin tears, surgical wounds, first- and second-degree burns, donor and graft sites, and radiotherapy-induced skin damage.

Contraindications

Not compatible with oxidising agents (hydrogen peroxide or hypochlorite solutions). Do not use and discontinue use on people who show signs of sensitivity, irritation or allergy from the dressing or its materials. Avoid contact with electrodes or conductive gels   

Sizes Available

13.3x13.3cm (adhesive); 11x11cm (non-adhesive); 20x20cm (non-adhesive)

Price

£2.93; £2.99; £11.77

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