Journal of Woundcare Handbook

The professional's guide to wound product selection

Mepilex Ag

Mepilex Ag

Molnlycke Health Care

Description

Antimicrobial foam dressing consisting of a soft silicone wound contact layer, absorbent foam containing a silver compound and activated carbon, and a film backing.

Indications

Low to moderately exuding wounds including leg and foot ulcers, pressure ulcers and partial-thickness burns. Can used on infected wounds as part of a treatment regimen under supervision of a qualified health-care professional.

Contraindications

Known sensitivity to silver. Must be removed before examinations such as X-ray, ultrasonic treatment and diathermy.

Sizes Available

10x10cm; 10x20cm; 15x15cm; 20x20cm; 20x50cm

Price

£6.45; £10.63; £11.97; £17.73; £66.54

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