Journal of Woundcare Handbook

The professional's guide to wound product selection

PermaFoam Classic



Sterile, non-medicated, single-use polyurethane foam dressing with a three-dimensional foam structure. Breathable and vapour permeable. Can be used under compression. Also available with border.


Moderately to highly exuding acute and chronic wounds including venous leg ulcers, pressure ulcers, diabetic foot ulcers, donor sites, abrasions and incisions.


Known allergy to any of the dressing's ingredients

Sizes Available

PermaFoam Classic: 6cm (round); 8x8cm (fenestrated); 10x10cm; 15x15cm; 10x20cm; 20x20cm; 8x8cm (tracheostomy); 16.5x18cm (concave); 18x18 (sacral); 22.5x22.5cm (sacral)

PermaFoam Classic Border: 10x10cm; 15x15cm; 10x10cm


PermaFoam Classic: 8x8cm: £1.33. Other sizes are not available on the Drug Tariff

PermaFoam Classic Border: not available on the Drug Tariff


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