Journal of Woundcare Handbook

The professional's guide to wound product selection

Irrigation and cleansing

Prontosan Solution

Prontosan Solution

Wound irrigation solution containing Betaine which is a gentle effective surfactant which penetrates, disturbs and removes biofilm and wound debris, and PHMB to help control bacterial levels on the wound.

Irripod

Irripod

Sterile sodium chloride solution.

Stericlens

Stericlens

Sterile sodium chloride 0.9% solution in a spray.

Irriclens Cleanser

Irriclens Cleanser

Sterile saline (0.9% w/v sodium chloride Ph.Eur) in an aerosol can. Contains Nitrogen, an ozone-friendly propellant to expel saline from the can.

Sal-e Pods

Sal-e Pods

Sodium chloride 0.9% wound irrigation surfactant solution.

HydroClean Plus

HydroClean Plus

Hydro-responsive wound dressing that cleanses, debrides, desloughs and absorbs. Also available in a cavity version for deep wounds. 

Plurogel Burn and Wound Dressing

Plurogel Burn and Wound Dressing

Surfactant gel utilising micelle matrix technology. The concentrated surfactant softens, loosens and traps slough, bacteria and wound debris; it also maintains an optimally moist wound healing environment, which promotes debridement. Helps protect healthy tissue and cleanse the wound.

Plurogel Burn and Wound Dressing with PSSD

Plurogel Burn and Wound Dressing with PSSD

Conformable gel containing PluroGel, which is comprised of a concentrated surfactant, plus the antimicrobial silver sulfadiazine. Micelle matrix technology aids PluroGel in maintaining a moist wound healing environment, promoting debridement, protecting healthy tissue and cleansing the wound. The surfactant aids in biofilm disruption and PSSD offers antibacterial action.

Mesalt

Mesalt

Absorbent viscose/polyester pad impregnated with sodium chloride, which is released on contact with exudate.

Normasol

Normasol

Sachet containing sterile solution of 0.9% w/v sodium chloride in purified water.

Cleanwnd

Cleanwnd

A cloth designed to cleanse and debride chronic and/or acute wounds. The cloth cleanses wounds with a solution of sodium hyaluronate and phospholipid hyaluronic acid. The non-woven needle-punched cloth contains short fibres that collect wound debris during mechanical debridement with no residual lint.

Clinitowel

Clinitowel

Multipurpose non-linting cotton towel. Available in sterile and non-sterile. 

Octenilin Wound Irrigation Solution

Octenilin Wound Irrigation Solution

Wound irrigation solution containing a combination of octenidine and ethylhexylglycerin. Ethylhexylglycerin reduces surface tension and moistens the skin, loosening biofilm and devitalised tissue. Octenidine prevents bacteria and fungi growing in the solution and the wound dressing.

Octenisan wash mitts

Octenisan wash mitts

Fleecy, soft wash mitts containing the broad-spectrum antimicrobial octenidine and allantoin to soothe the skin. Colour- and perfume-free. No rinsing required.