Journal of Woundcare Handbook

The professional's guide to wound product selection

Algisite Ag

Algisite Ag

Smith+Nephew

Description

Calcium alginate dressing impregnated with silver. Dressing can remain in situ for up to 7 days.

Indications

Moderately to heavily exuding wounds such as pressure ulcers, postoperative wounds, partial-thickness and full-thickness wounds, arterial, venous and diabetic leg ulcers and fungating lesions. Can be used on wounds that are infected or likely to become infected. 

Contraindications

Do not use on patients with known sensitivity to the dressing or any of its components. Do not use on patients undergoing MRI examination. For details of precautions please contact supplier.

Sizes Available

5x5cm; 10x10cm; 10x20cm; 30cm/2g 

Price

£1.73; £4.31; £7.94; £5.96

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