Journal of Woundcare Handbook

The professional's guide to wound product selection

PolyMem Silver Silicone

H&R Healthcare


Hydrophilic, polyurethane matrix with a mild, non-toxic wound cleanser, moisturiser, superabsorbent and semipermeable film backing and silicone adhesive border. Made from small particle elemental, metallic silver, which is not released into the wound bed. Designed to facilitate healing, relieve pain and reduce inflammation.


For dry to moderately exuding full- and partial-thickness painful 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 or wounds at risk of infection


5×7.6cm (oval#3), 12.7×8.8cm (oval#5), 16.5×20.9cm (oval#8), not on Drug Tariff

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