Journal of Woundcare Handbook

The professional's guide to wound product selection

Mepitel Film



A gentle, sterile, transparent, breathable film dressing consisting of polyurethane film with a soft silicone wound contact layer. The film dressing is supported with a paper frame for ease of application.


A wide range of superficial wounds including pressure ulcers categories I and II, superficial burns and superficial skin injuries. Designed to protect fragile and sensitive skin. Can also be used as a protective cover for open surgical wounds (e.g. abdomen) and to secure primary dressings.


Should not be used a primary fixation for IV, cannulae, ports or other infusion and/or life-sustaining devices


6×7cm, £0.50; 10.5×12cm, £1.41; 10.5×25cm, £2.73; 15.5×20cm, £3.47

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