Journal of Woundcare Handbook

The professional's guide to wound product selection

Amorphous

ActivHeal Hydrogel

ActivHeal Hydrogel

Contains 85% water and a collection of polymer chains that are water insoluble. Does not contain animal-derived ingredients.

Askina Gel

Askina Gel

Clear amorphous hydrogel that rehydrates dry necrotic wounds to facilitate autolytic debridement. Does not contain propylene glycol.

Prontosan Wound Gel

Prontosan Wound Gel

Gel containing betaine (a gentle effective surfactant that penetrates, disturbs and removes biofilm and wound debris) and PHMB (to help control bacterial levels on the wound).

Prontosan Wound Gel X

Prontosan Wound Gel X

Ready-to-use colourless viscous gel containing betaine (a gentle effective surfactant that penetrates, disturbs and removes biofilm and wound debris) and PHMB (to help control bacterial levels on the wound).

Purilon

Purilon

Clear amorphous hydrogel consisting of natural ingredients without any additives. Should be used with a secondary dressing.

GranuGEL

GranuGEL

Sterile gel composed of hydrocolloids in a clear, viscous vehicle.

Cutimed Gel

Cutimed Gel

Clear, amorphous hydrogel with optional sterile applicator.

Nu-Gel

Nu-Gel

Clear amorphous hydrogel containing sodium alginate for better exudate control.

Octenilin Wound Gel

Octenilin Wound Gel

A combination of hydrogel and octenidine, to keep the wound moist, inactivate microorganisms and loosen encrusted coatings.

Intrasite Gel

Intrasite Gel

Amorphous hydrogel. It is partially hydrated so as to donate moisture to drier environments and absorb in wetter conditions.